LA

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

About New Roads, LA

New Roads, LA is located in Pointe Coupee County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for New Roads is about 6,993 with about 377 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,370.

The Average Home Value is $139,400.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 26% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,978.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 34% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for New Roads is about 12%.

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

Pointe Coupee County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 37.59% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.65%
Democratic: 37.85%
Libertarian: 0.76%
Other: 0.74%


Nearby Locations

Ventress, LA (3.16 mi.)
Jarreau, LA (4.69 mi.)
Oscar, LA (5.89 mi.)
Torbert, LA (5.89 mi.)
Glynn, LA (7.24 mi.)
Rougon, LA (7.93 mi.)
Lakeland, LA (8.81 mi.)
Labarre, LA (10.25 mi.)
Morganza, LA (10.25 mi.)
Livonia, LA (11.01 mi.)
Erwinville, LA (11.62 mi.)
Bueche, LA (11.62 mi.)
Starhill, LA (12.95 mi.)
Hardwood, LA (12.95 mi.)
Bains, LA (12.95 mi.)
St Francisvle, LA (12.95 mi.)
The Bluffs, LA (14.60 mi.)
Jackson, LA (14.60 mi.)
Ramah, LA (15.04 mi.)
Maringouin, LA (15.04 mi.)
Batchelor, LA (15.50 mi.)
Fordoche, LA (16.84 mi.)
Port Allen, LA (17.97 mi.)
Zachary, LA (18.21 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70760
Latitude : 30.705368
Longitude : -91.468170
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 27 ft.
Area Code(s) : 225

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 46.35%
Female Population Estimate : 53.65%
Median Age : 41.7
Male Median Age : 37.3
Female Median Age : 44.9

White Population Estimate : 33.96%
Black Population Estimate : 64.98%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.57%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.61%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.36%
Other Population Estimate : 0.92%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of New Roads specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pointe Coupee County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Pointe Coupee County: About 513 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Pointe Coupee County is about 66% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 44% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.