LA

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

About Bywater, LA

Bywater, LA is located in Orleans County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Bywater is about 37,142 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 343,829.

The Average Home Value is $172,600.00, which is roughly 27% higher than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 9% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $27,757.00, which is roughly 38% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 52% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Bywater is about .

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

Orleans County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 81.96% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 83.15%
Republican: 15%
Other: 0.95%
Libertarian: 0.9%


Nearby Locations

Arabi, LA (2.06 mi.)
Gretna, LA (4.19 mi.)
Chalmette, LA (4.23 mi.)
Terrytown, LA (5.42 mi.)
Harvey, LA (6.73 mi.)
Jefferson, LA (7.62 mi.)
Meraux, LA (7.96 mi.)
Metairie, LA (8.27 mi.)
Marrero, LA (9.81 mi.)
Carlisle, LA (10.54 mi.)
Braithwaite, LA (10.54 mi.)
Violet, LA (10.66 mi.)
Harahan, LA (10.68 mi.)
River Ridge, LA (10.68 mi.)
Elmwood, LA (10.68 mi.)
Belle Chasse, LA (10.74 mi.)
Fairfield, LA (10.84 mi.)
Bridge City, LA (10.84 mi.)
Avondale, LA (10.84 mi.)
Westwego, LA (10.84 mi.)
Nine Mile Pt, LA (10.84 mi.)
Kenner, LA (13.28 mi.)
Saint Bernard, LA (16.09 mi.)
Saint Rose, LA (16.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70117
Latitude : 29.965999
Longitude : -90.028489
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2 ft.
Area Code(s) : 504

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.34
Male Population Estimate : 31.15%
Female Population Estimate : 31.83%
Median Age : 37.6
Male Median Age : 37.4
Female Median Age : 37.9

White Population Estimate : 13.98%
Black Population Estimate : 47.88%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.30%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.44%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.65%
Other Population Estimate : 1.14%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Bywater specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Orleans County: About 35 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Orleans County: About 1025 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Orleans County is about 89% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 72% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.