Laplace, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 29,872.
Population change since 2000: +7.9%
Males: 14,682  (49.2%)
Females: 15,190  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

37.1 years
Louisiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 70068.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $65,304 (it was $45,103 in 2000)
Laplace:

$65,304
LA:

$51,073

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,200 (it was $17,090 in 2000)

Laplace CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $169,884 (it was $87,100 in 2000)
Laplace:

$169,884
LA:

$172,100

Median gross rent in 2019: $982.

March 2019 cost of living index in Laplace: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.3%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.7% for Black residents, 10.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Laplace, LA (2019)
    • 15,03551.8%Black alone
    • 10,64736.7%White alone
    • 2,0567.1%Hispanic
    • 6142.1%Other race alone
    • 4681.6%Asian alone
    • 3651.3%Two or more races

Races in Laplace detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 61 registered sex offenders living in Laplace, Louisiana as of November 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Laplace is 477 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: American (11.0%), French (6.3%), German (2.6%), Italian (2.5%), African (2.3%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 13 feet

Land area: 21.5 square miles.

Population density: 1,390 people per square mile   (low).

Laplace, Louisiana map

1,447 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This place:

5.0%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $697 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $669 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kenner, LA (14.7 miles , pop. 70,517).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (26.5 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (294.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Reserve, LA (2.0 miles ),
Montz, LA (2.1 miles ),
Edgard, LA (2.2 miles ),
Killona, LA (2.3 miles ),
Norco, LA (2.6 miles ),
Taft, LA (2.6 miles),
Garyville, LA (2.8 miles ),
Hahnville, LA (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 30.08 N, Longitude: 90.48 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,201 (-14.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 3,637 (27.0%)

Area code: 985

Distribution of median household income in Laplace, LA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Laplace, LA in 2019
Laplace satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

12.0%
Louisiana:

8.1%
Historical population in Laplace, LA
Historical housing units in Laplace, LA
Most common industries in Laplace, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Chemicals (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.2%)
  • Chemicals (7.9%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Laplace, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Cashiers (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)

Average climate in Laplace, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Laplace, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.1. This is about average.

City:

72.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.575. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.575
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.51
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 21.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.66
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

Laplace-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Louisiana state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the Laplace place center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/25/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Laplace-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 353.8 miles away from Laplace center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 204.5 miles away from Laplace center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 187.6 miles away from Laplace center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 263.4 miles away from Laplace center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 150.8 miles away from Laplace center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 298.5 miles away from Laplace center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in St. John the Baptist Parish (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Laplace topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Laplace:

  • LAPLACE REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (508 WEST 5TH STREET)
  • MAGNOLIA COMMUNITY HOME (632 MAGNOLIA STREET)
  • RIVER PARISHES HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 500 RUE DE SANTE)
  • DIVERSIFIED HEALTH SERVICE, INC (948 CAMBRIDGE SUITE 103A)
  • METRO PREFERRED HOME CARE (502 RUE DE SANTE, SUITE 101)
  • PRECISION HOME HEALTH CARE LAPLACE INC (1716 CANNES DRIVE)
  • TWIN OAKS NURSING HOME (506 WEST 5TH STREET)

Operable nuclear power plant near Laplace:

  • 7 miles: Waterford 3 in Taft, LA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Laplace:

  • Delgado Community College (about 24 miles; New Orleans, LA; Full-time enrollment: 12,843)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 24 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 11,089)
  • Loyola University New Orleans (about 24 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 24 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • University of New Orleans (about 26 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,201)
  • Nicholls State University (about 28 miles; Thibodaux, LA; FT enrollment: 5,997)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 31 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)

Public elementary/middle schools in Laplace:

See full list of schools located in Laplace

Library in Laplace:

  • ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,823,109; Location: 2920 NEW HIGHWAY 51; 158,994 books; 4,871 audio materials; 4,189 video materials; 31 local licensed databases; 60 state licensed databases; 366 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The library is located on Highway 51 now. The building on Airline Highway has been knocked down.
  • Glade school has changed to Lake Pontchartrain Elementary added by Ningal

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Laplace: Riverlands Country Club (A), Woodland Plantation (B), Anchor Plantation (C), Saint John Parish Sheriff's Office (D), Saint John Parish Sheriff's Office - Bureau of Narcotics (E), Saint John Parish Sheriff's Office - Uniform Patrol Division (F), Saint John the Baptist Parish Library (G), Saint John Day Developmental Training Center (H), LaPlace Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (I), LaPlace Volunteer Fire Department (J), Specialty Rehabilitation Hospital of LaPlace (K), Maison Oaks Assisted Living Community (L), Twin Oaks Nursing Home (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Riverwood Shopping Center (1), Riverlands Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Laplace include: New Home Ministries (A), New Foundation for Life Church (B), Mount Nebo Baptist Church (C), Mount Calvary Baptist Church (D), Living Way Church (E), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (F), First United Methodist Church (G), Greater Morning Star Baptist Church (H), First Baptist Church of La Place (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Laplace: Larayo Youth Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

St. John the Baptist Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.9 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

77.3%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Laplace in 2010:

  • 226 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 95 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Laplace in 2000:

  • 315 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 109 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Laplace (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Laplace Branch at 104 West Airline Highway, branch established on 1989/04/30. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Regions Bank: Laplace Branch at 110 Belle Terre Blvd, branch established on 1980/09/10. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • First American Bank and Trust: Laplace Branch at 124 Belle Terre Drive, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/03: Bank assets: $704.1 mil, Deposits: $612.5 mil, headquarters in Vacherie, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: One American Corp.
  • Capital One, National Association: West Airline Branch at 1200 West Airline Highway, branch established on 1974/05/27. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Laplace:

Marital status in Laplace, LA
  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Laplace:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Laplace
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Laplace, LA (based on St. John the Baptist Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,4026
Evangelical Protestant3,1709
Black Protestant1,3096
Mainline Protestant5104
Other261
None25,507-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
St. John the Baptist Parish:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
St. John the Baptist Parish:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Here:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
St. John the Baptist Parish:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
St. John the Baptist Parish:

11.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

35.2%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.3%
Louisiana:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Laplace:

44.3%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Laplace:

29.7
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Louisiana:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.9%
Louisiana:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.8%
Louisiana:

34.5%

General health condition:
Laplace:

54.8%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.6%
Louisiana:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Laplace, LA Residents

6.11% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,421 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson Parish, LA  1.99% ($37,300 average AGI)
from St. Charles Parish, LA  0.66% ($36,990)
from Orleans Parish, LA  0.64% ($31,426)


6.74% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson Parish, LA  1.61% ($33,404 average AGI)
to St. Charles Parish, LA  0.76% ($44,050)
to Orleans Parish, LA  0.57% ($47,811)
Businesses in Laplace, LA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Church's Chicken1Nike2
Circle K1Quality1
DHL1Suburban1
Days Inn1UPS3
FedEx2Vans1
GNC1Waffle House1
H&R Block1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Laplace:

  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WCKW (1010 AM; 1 kW; GARYVILLE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: F.W. ROBERT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Laplace:

  • WPRF (94.9 FM; RESERVE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYLD-FM (98.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLMG (101.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZB (97.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTKL (95.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBBE (103.3 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNOE-FM (101.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNO-FM (99.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • WYPY (100.7 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WKZN (105.3 FM; KENNER, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & A & M COLLEGE)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Laplace:

  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • WLPN-LP (Channel 61; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GLENN R. & KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAE-TV (Channel 32; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WGNO (Channel 26; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WNOL-TV (Channel 38; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WYES-TV (Channel 12; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GREATER NEW ORLEANS ED TV FOUNDATION)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBXN-CA (Channel 10; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EMMIS TELEIVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • K66FW (Channel 14; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNOV-LP (Channel 57; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WDSU (Channel 6; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: NEW ORLEANS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; SLIDELL, LA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • K59DG (Channel 59; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSTY-LP (Channel 23; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: AMERICAN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTNO-LP (Channel 36; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Laplace fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 9,554ft / 2,912mTotal length
  • $320,000Total costs
  • 553,672Total average daily traffic
  • 33,754Total average daily truck traffic
  • 208,233Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Laplace, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51960-1969
  • 101970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Laplace, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Laplace)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Laplace, LA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Laplace)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1212M, N1212M, N-1212M, Serial Number: 17259412, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 09/17/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 11/09/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Ken A Vondullen, 2055 Golfview Dr, Laplace, LA 70068
  • Aircraft: DJI MAVIC MINI (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 444PD, N444PD, N-444PD, Serial Number: 1SZDGC7212EDTP, Certificate Issue Date: 09/25/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Paul J Mccaroll, 103 Pennbrooke Dr, Laplace, LA 70068
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/10/2012

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED168$157,81953$135,644370$139,98530$39,79522$97,8206$37,480
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$170,9229$118,92963$143,48911$40,8272$75,5802$35,680
APPLICATIONS DENIED33$147,86021$146,319244$145,27564$38,44510$90,60910$57,623
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$157,71014$150,000118$145,2816$94,1924$112,6000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$158,7433$122,33336$139,5305$56,6003$103,3330$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0702.00 , 0703.00, 0704.00, 0705.00, 0709.00, 0710.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$143,33311$193,5261$141,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$239,2236$220,4070$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$111,5008$218,7500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$308,4000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0702.00 , 0703.00, 0704.00, 0705.00, 0709.00, 0710.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Laplace, LA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Laplace, LA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 117. The highest number of reported fires - 222 took place in 2003, and the least - 13 in 2007. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Laplace, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (40.1%), and Structure Fires (30.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Laplace, LA
    • 79640.1%Outside Fires
    • 61030.7%Structure Fires
    • 52326.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 582.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Laplace, LA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Laplace, LA
  • 77.5%Electricity
  • 22.0%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Laplace, LA
  • 85.2%Electricity
  • 14.3%Utility gas
  • 0.5%Wood


Laplace compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.

Laplace on our top lists:

  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (1,000+ students)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of high school students in private schools (500+ students)"
  • #50 (70068) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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Total of 18 patent applications in 2008-2021.