LA

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

About Plaquemine, LA

Plaquemine, LA is located in Iberville County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Plaquemine is about 6,539 with about 864 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 19,741.

The Average Home Value is $137,500.00, which is roughly 8% higher than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 27% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,798.00, which is roughly 5% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 19% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Plaquemine is about 7.3%.

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

Iberville County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 7.29% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 50.92%
Republican: 47.21%
Other: 1.02%
Libertarian: 0.84%


Nearby Locations

Sunshine, LA (3.99 mi.)
Addis, LA (5.33 mi.)
Brusly, LA (7.59 mi.)
Carville, LA (8.46 mi.)
White Castle, LA (9.44 mi.)
Bayou Goula, LA (9.44 mi.)
Iberville, LA (9.86 mi.)
Baton Rouge, LA (11.92 mi.)
Port Allen, LA (13.92 mi.)
Grosse Tete, LA (14.66 mi.)
Rosedale, LA (14.74 mi.)
Geismar, LA (14.97 mi.)
Galvez, LA (18.06 mi.)
Prairieville, LA (18.06 mi.)
Scotlandville, LA (18.16 mi.)
Donaldsonvlle, LA (18.79 mi.)
Modeste, LA (18.79 mi.)
Donaldsonville, LA (18.79 mi.)
Darrow, LA (19.09 mi.)
Belle Rose, LA (19.34 mi.)
Gonzales, LA (19.37 mi.)
Erwinville, LA (19.91 mi.)
Bueche, LA (19.91 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70764
Latitude : 30.200753
Longitude : -91.299698
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 8 ft.
Area Code(s) : 225

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.67
Male Population Estimate : 43.35%
Female Population Estimate : 45.73%
Median Age : 37.3
Male Median Age : 35.6
Female Median Age : 39.0

White Population Estimate : 50.15%
Black Population Estimate : 37.92%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.87%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.43%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.48%
Other Population Estimate : 0.91%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Plaquemine specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Iberville County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Iberville County: About 1096 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Iberville County is about 49% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 74% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.