LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Belle Chasse, LA

Belle Chasse, LA is located in Plaquemines County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Belle Chasse is about 13,490 with about 209 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 18,579.

The Average Home Value is $260,000.00, which is roughly 52% higher than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 27% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $64,280.00, which is roughly 31% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 11% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Belle Chasse is about 2.5%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

Plaquemines County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 53.94% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.3%
Democratic: 31%
Libertarian: 0.94%
Other: 0.77%


Nearby Locations

Braithwaite, LA (2.92 mi.)
Carlisle, LA (2.92 mi.)
Terrytown, LA (5.39 mi.)
Harvey, LA (5.66 mi.)
Gretna, LA (7.19 mi.)
Marrero, LA (7.86 mi.)
Lafitte, LA (9.42 mi.)
Jean Lafitte, LA (9.42 mi.)
Chalmette, LA (9.52 mi.)
Arabi, LA (9.92 mi.)
Barataria, LA (10.10 mi.)
New Orleans, LA (10.61 mi.)
Violet, LA (11.19 mi.)
Meraux, LA (11.40 mi.)
Jefferson, LA (13.57 mi.)
Saint Bernard, LA (13.62 mi.)
Nine Mile Pt, LA (13.99 mi.)
Westwego, LA (13.99 mi.)
Bridge City, LA (13.99 mi.)
Avondale, LA (13.99 mi.)
Fairfield, LA (13.99 mi.)
Metairie, LA (15.14 mi.)
Elmwood, LA (15.37 mi.)
Harahan, LA (15.37 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70037
Latitude : 29.750687
Longitude : -89.996621
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 0 ft.
Area Code(s) : 504

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.85
Male Population Estimate : 41.66%
Female Population Estimate : 42.25%
Median Age : 35.0
Male Median Age : 33.7
Female Median Age : 36.2

White Population Estimate : 70.22%
Black Population Estimate : 10.02%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.80%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.21%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.42%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.73%
Other Population Estimate : 1.79%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Belle Chasse specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Plaquemines County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Plaquemines County: About 148 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Plaquemines County is about 37% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 48% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.