Chalmette is located in southeast Louisiana. Chalmette is part of Saint Bernard County. Chalmette has 7.15 square miles of land area and 0.71 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Chalmette population is 16,751, which has shrunk 47.77% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 1.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Chalmette median household income is $40,246 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 9.67% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 30.52% and is much lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Chalmette median house value is $129,600 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 44.64% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 61.76% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Chalmette is better than the state average in quality. The Chalmette area code is 504.
Chalmette, LA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data