In 2017, Metairie, LA had a population of 145k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $55,221. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Metairie, LA grew from 144,772 to 144,822, a 0.0345% increase and its median household income grew from $54,176 to $55,221, a 1.93% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Metairie, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.4%), White (Hispanic) (12%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.71%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.81%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.4%). N/A% of the people in Metairie, LA speak a non-English language, and 90.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Metairie, LA are Blue Cliff College-Metairie (443 degrees awarded in 2017), Unitech Training Academy-Metairie (143 degrees), and Vanguard College of Cosmetology-Metairie (61 degrees).
The median property value in Metairie, LA is $223,000, and the homeownership rate is 61.7%. Most people in Metairie, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Metairie, LA is 2 cars per household.