Dear friends and colleagues,
Despite rumors to the contrary, the population of New Orleans is still growing! According to the most recent Census Bureau estimates, the population of New Orleans grew from 389,738 in July 2015 to 391,495 in July 2016.
Who are these folks? The Census just released 2016 population estimates data on age and race/ethnicity.
And today, we're answering that ever popular question: Who Lives in New Orleans and Metro Parishes Now?
You’ll find updated analysis for metro area parishes on:
- African American population,
- Hispanic population,
- Population by age group, and
- Under 18 population.
Check it out at:
Bringing you the data you need to make informed decisions,
The Data Center Team
Caroline Heffernan, Dabne Whitemore, Lamar Gardere, Keisha Smith, Allison Plyer, and Bernardo Espinosa
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