Lower Ninth Ward Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Demographic information displayed on this page is aggregated from data for the following zip codes : 70117
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Lower Ninth Ward Population Demographics top

Total Population 26,468
Male Population 12,532
Female Population 13,936
Male Population 47.35 %
Female Population 52.65 %
Median Age 38.5
Citizen US Born 25,675
Citizen not US Born 463
Not Citizen 330
Citizen US Born 97 %
Citizen not US Born 1.75 %
Not Citizen 1.25 %
Moved from Abroad 18
Moved from Same Country 2,794
Moved from Same State 529
Moved from Different State 885
Same House as Last Year 21,979
Moved from Abroad 0.07 %
Moved from Same Country 10.66 %
Moved from Same State 2.02 %
Moved from Different State 3.38 %
Same House as Last Year 83.87 %

Occupational Employment in Lower Ninth Ward top

White Collar 9,329
Blue Collar 2,049
White Collar 81.99 %
Blue Collar 18.01 %
Self Employees 1,557
Private Companies 7,231
Governmental Workers 1,504
Not for Profit Companies 1,086
Self Employees 13.68 %
Private Companies 63.55 %
Governmental Workers 13.22 %
Not for Profit Companies 9.54 %

Number of Households in Lower Ninth Ward top

Total Households 11,495
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 4,714
Non-family Households 6,781
Non-family Households 41.01 %
Family Households 58.99 %
Households with Children 2,060
Households without Children 9,435
Households with Children 2060 %
Households without Children 9435 %

Median and Average Income in Lower Ninth Ward top

Average Household Income $44,023.30
Median Household Income $27,720.00
People below Poverty Level 8,200
People above Poverty Level 17,847

Housing in Lower Ninth Ward top

Housing Units 14,979
Median Year Built 1949
Built in 1939 or Earlier 6,072
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,667
Built between 1950 and 1959 2,667
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,491
Built between 1970 and 1979 723
Built between 1980 and 1989 418
Built between 1990 and 1999 226
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,273
Built in 2010 or Later 442
Occupied Housing Units 11,495
Owner Occupied 5,363
Renter Occupied 6,132
Owner Occupied 46.66 %
Renter Occupied 53.34 %
With Mortgage 2,505
Without Mortgage 2,858
Median Value with Mortgage $196,100.00
Median Value without Mortgage $155,100.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $839.00
With Mortgage 46.71 %
Without Mortgage 53.29 %

Lower Ninth Ward Education Statistics top

No High School 1,102
Some High School 9,212
Some College 5,458
Associate Degree 909
Bachelor's Degree 3,246
Graduate Degree 1,851
No High School 5.08 %
Some High School 42.48 %
Some College 24.75 %
Associate Degree 4.19 %
Bachelor's Degree 14.97 %
Graduate Degree 8.54 %

Marital Status in Lower Ninth Ward top

Never Married 11,885
Married 5,750
Separated 860
Widowed 1,623
Divorced 3,077
Never Married 53.21 %
Married 25.74 %
Separated 3.85 %
Widowed 7.27 %
Divorced 13.78 %

Means of Transport to Work in Lower Ninth Ward top

Car 7,772
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,113
Subway or Elevated 11
Railroad 0
Ferryboat 0
Bicycle 872
Motorcycle 50
TaxiCab 44
Walk 466

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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Lower Ninth Ward is an area in New Orleans East Bank,New Orleans,Orleans County,Louisiana with a population of 26,468. There are 12,532 male residents living in Lower Ninth Ward and 13,936 female residents. The total number of households is 11,495 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 38 with 5,750 people being married and 17,445 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 81.99% white collar employees and 18.01% blue collar employees in Lower Ninth Ward.