LA

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

About New Iberia, LA

New Iberia, LA is located in Iberia County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for New Iberia is about 28,454 with about 986 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 63,201.

The Average Home Value is $121,300.00, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,120.50, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 9% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for New Iberia is about 11.2%.

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

Iberia County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 48.11% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 64.96%
Democratic: 33.71%
Libertarian: 0.77%
Other: 0.56%


Nearby Locations

Loreauville, LA (5.42 mi.)
Parks, LA (9.41 mi.)
Jeanerette, LA (10.54 mi.)
Delcambre, LA (11.02 mi.)
Broussard, LA (12.48 mi.)
Youngsville, LA (12.72 mi.)
Erath, LA (13.20 mi.)
Lafayette, LA (19.56 mi.)
Breaux Bridge, LA (19.60 mi.)
Henderson, LA (19.60 mi.)
Butte Larose, LA (19.60 mi.)
Maurice, LA (19.60 mi.)
Baldwin, LA (19.92 mi.)
Abbeville, LA (19.99 mi.)
Cow Island, LA (19.99 mi.)
Meaux, LA (19.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70560, 70563
Latitude : 30.045851
Longitude : -91.745800
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 17 ft.
Area Code(s) : 337

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.68
Male Population Estimate : 46.94%
Female Population Estimate : 48.83%
Median Age : 36.4
Male Median Age : 35.0
Female Median Age : 37.7

White Population Estimate : 63.19%
Black Population Estimate : 29.31%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.03%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.38%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Other Population Estimate : 1.75%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of New Iberia specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Iberia County: About 11 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Iberia County: About 196 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Iberia County is about 63% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 32% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.