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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Buras is $25,049, which is about the same as the state average of $24,775 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. Buras median household income is $45,833. On average Buras residents spend 17.6 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 24.5 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #119

Buras, LA
25,049 USD
Louisiana
24,775 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Buras, LA
27,454 USD
Louisiana
28,948 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Buras, LA
43,750 USD
Louisiana
37,322 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Buras, LA
14,375 USD
Louisiana
22,260 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #159
Buras, LA
45,833 USD
Louisiana
44,991 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Buras, LA
53,017 USD
Louisiana
63,565 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank
Buras, LA
147.75%
Louisiana
38.15%
U.S.
27.36%

*The Buras, LA median household income growth rate is since 2006-2010. The Louisiana and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Buras, LALouisianaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income10.10%$13,077, see rank15.85%$16,81221.11%$16,919
Social Security Income23.32%$13,240, see rank28.88%$15,67429.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income3.11%$6,083, see rank1.52%$3,0262.82%$3,720
Retirement Income11.92%$22,589, see rank16.02%$21,30617.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Buras, LA
61,406 USD
Louisiana
56,755 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Buras, LA
62,933 USD
Louisiana
75,064 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Buras, LALouisianaU.S.
White$49,327, see rank$54,727$56,900
Asian$12,100, see rank$53,586$73,244

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Buras, LALouisianaU.S.
25 to 44$58,056, see rank$51,117$58,398
45 to 64$37,292, see rank$53,475$65,027
65 or over$18,875, see rank$31,890$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Buras, LALouisianaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over638, see rank3,610,029248,775,628
Male1345, 54.08%, see rank48.33%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2242, 70.14%, see rank66.11%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.75%0.73%
Male, Civilian2242, 70.14%, see rank65.37%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3236, 97.52%, see rank91.24%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed36, 2.48%, see rank8.76%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2103, 29.86%, see rank33.89%30.72%
Female1293, 45.92%, see rank51.67%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2167, 57.00%, see rank56.47%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.10%0.11%
Female, Civilian2167, 57.00%, see rank56.38%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3167, 100.00%, see rank91.46%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed30, 0.00%, see rank8.54%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2126, 43.00%, see rank43.53%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Buras, LALouisianaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over395, 100%1,970,623141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone316, 80.00%, see rank82.15%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled56, 14.18%, see rank10.15%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank1.34%5.06%
Walked23, 5.82%, see rank1.91%2.78%
Other Means0, 0.00%, see rank2.12%1.79%
Worked at Home0, 0.00%, see rank2.33%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Buras, LA
17.6 minutes
Louisiana
24.5 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Buras, LALouisianaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over4032,002,410143,435,233
Male1236, 58.56%, see rank51.97%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations248, 20.34%, see rank27.14%33.12%
Service Occupations28, 3.39%, see rank14.86%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations249, 20.76%, see rank14.95%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations228, 11.86%, see rank1.09%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations231, 13.14%, see rank14.25%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations267, 28.39%, see rank20.37%17.94%
Female1167, 41.44%, see rank48.03%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations227, 16.17%, see rank37.06%40.04%
Service Occupations273, 43.71%, see rank23.87%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations238, 22.75%, see rank34.27%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations225, 14.97%, see rank0.16%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.41%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations24, 2.40%, see rank3.93%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Buras, LALouisianaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over403, 100%2,002,410143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining87, 21.59%, see rank4.76%1.96%
Construction61, 15.14%, see rank8.05%6.17%
Manufacturing12, 2.98%, see rank8.01%10.43%
Wholesale Trade8, 1.99%, see rank2.61%2.75%
Retail Trade37, 9.18%, see rank11.68%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities37, 9.18%, see rank5.26%4.93%
Information0, 0.00%, see rank1.55%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing0, 0.00%, see rank5.18%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
24, 5.96%, see rank8.60%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance65, 16.13%, see rank23.35%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
54, 13.40%, see rank10.15%9.49%
Public Administration8, 1.99%, see rank5.62%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration10, 2.48%, see rank5.17%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Buras, LA%LouisianaU.S.
Population in Poverty15719.41%, see rank19.56%15.59%
Family in Poverty2815.82%, see rank15.12%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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