STATISTICS

POPULATION:

  • TOTAL: 58,780
  • POPULATION – ETHNICITY:

  • White: 41,447
  • Black: 15,052
  • Asian: 322
  • Hispanic: 1,113
  • Other: 845
  • POPULATION – SEX:

  • Males: 28,368
  • Females: 30,412
  • EDUCATION (AGE 25+):

  • High School: 1,231
  • Some College: 5,871
  • College – Associates: 1,033
  • College – Bachelors: 3,883
  • College – Masters: 1,327
  • College – Professional: 414
  • College – Doctorate: 285
  • LABOR FORCE (Age 16+):

  • TOTAL: 45,849
  • In Labor Force: 27,851
  • In Armed Forces: 28
  • Employed: 26,389
  • Unemployed: 1,433
  • Not in Labor Force: 17,999
  • EMPLOYMENT (BY INDUSTRY):

  • TOTAL: 26,389
  • Agriculture, Mining, Construction: 4,125
  • Manufacturing: 2,928
  • Transportation: 1,194
  • Information: 345
  • Wholesale Retail: 4,583
  • Finance, Insurance, Real Estate: 1,010
  • Professional Services: 773
  • Management Services
  • Admin., Waste Services: 476
  • Educational Services: 6,739
  • Entertainment Services: 1,579
  • Other Professional Services: 1,407
  • EMPLOYMENT (BY OCCUPATION):

  • TOTAL: 26,389
  • Managerial Executive: 2,444
  • Prof. Specialty: 5,282
  • Healthcare Support: 566
  • Sales: 2,953
  • Office Administration: 3,924
  • Protective: 453
  • Food Prep, Serving: 1,157
  • Building Maintenance, Cleaning: 792
  • Personal Care: 736
  • Farm, Fish, Forestry: 141
  • Construction: 3,739
  • Prod., Transportation: 4,203
  • HOUSEHOLD INCOME:

  • AVERAGE: $59,950
  • Under $15,000: 3,471
  • $15,000-24,999: 2,373
  • $25,000-34,999: 2,179
  • $35,000-49,999: 3,272
  • $50,000-74,999: 4,099
  • $75,000-99,999: 2,568
  • $100,000-149,999: 2,062
  • $150,000-199,999: 459
  • Over $200,000: 403
  • DISTANCE TO MAJOR CITIES (IN MILES, FROM CENTER OF THIBODAUX):

  • Atlanta, GA – 540
  • Birmingham, AL – 415
  • Chicago, IL – 990
  • Cincinnati, OH – 880
  • Dallas, TX – 515
  • Denver, CO – 1,400
  • Houston, TX – 245
  • Kansas City, MO – 945
  • Memphis, TN – 450
  • New Orleans, LA – 65
  • St. Louis, MO – 745
  • EDUCATION (WITHIN 100 MILES) / FOUR YEAR COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES (NUMBER ENROLLED):

  • Nicholls State University, Thibodaux – 6,881
  • Southern University, New Orleans – 1,648
  • Tulane University, New Orleans – 10,237
  • University of New Orleans, New Orleans – 11,363
  • University of Louisiana, Lafayette – 16,345
  • EDUCATION (WITHIN 100 MILES) / FOUR YEAR COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES (NUMBER ENROLLED):

  • Fletcher Tech Campus, Houma – 1,296
  • South Louisiana Community, Houma – 2,939
  • Baton Rouge Community, Baton Rouge – 7,031
  • Delgado, New Orleans – 13,211
  • EDUCATION / TECHNICAL COLLEGES (NUMBER ENROLLED):

  • Lafourche Campus, Lafourche Parish
  • LAMP I Branch Campus, Terrebonne Parish
  • EDUCATION / PRIMARY & SECONDARY:

  • 11 Public Schools – 5,473
  • 3 Nonpublic Schools – 1,990