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Population (year 2000): 11,260
Males: 5,527 (49.1%), Females: 5,733 (50.9%)

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Median resident age: 34.8 years
Median household income: $63,425 (year 2000)
Median house value: $141,300 (year 2000)

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Races in Destrehan:

  • White Non-Hispanic (81.7%)
  • Black (12.8%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: French (27.6%), German (13.7%), Italian (12.8%), Irish (10.7%), English (6.7%), United States (6.2%).

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Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 6.9 square miles

Destrehan,

For population 25 years and over in Destrehan

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Destrehan CDP

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 66.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

4.6% Foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 1.1% Asia, 0.5% Europe, 0.5% North America, 0.5% Africa).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: LA (8.8 miles Kenner, pop. 70,517).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Orleans, LA New (21.3 miles pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (344.8 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Sarpy, LA (1.6 miles New LA (2.8 miles Hahnville, LA Luling, (3.4 miles Rose, LA (3.9 miles St. LA (4.1 miles Norco, LA (4.4 miles Boutte, LA (4.7 miles Ama, Taft, LA (5.4 miles) .

Latitude: 29.96 N, Longitude: 90.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 985


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (20.7%), Manufacturing (12.8%), Retail trade (10.7%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (10.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,173 (-28.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 839 (14.8%)

Average climate in Destrehan, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Destrehan-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Louisiana state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Destrehan city center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1964, a category 4 tornado 25.1 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Chris Bullock - College football player (Bowling Green Falcons), Trey Montgomery - College basketball player (Samford Bulldogs).


Hospitals/medical centers near Destrehan:
  • LULING REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; LULING, LA)
  • ST CHARLES HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; LULING, LA)
  • KENNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 10 miles; KENNER, LA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Destrehan:
  • LOUIS ARMSTRONG NEW ORLEANS INTL (about 9 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: MSY)
  • LAKEFRONT (about 25 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: NEW)
  • BATON ROUGE METROPOLITAN, RYAN FIELD (about 66 miles; BATON ROUGE, LA; ID: BTR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Destrehan:
  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH (about 16 miles; RESERVE, LA; ID: 1L0)
  • NEW ORLEANS DOWNTOWN (about 21 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: 7N0)
  • NEW ORLEANS NAS JRB/ALVIN CALLENDER FIELD/ (about 26 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: NBG)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Destrehan:
  • TULANE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA (about 18 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Full-time enrollment: 10,230)
  • LOYOLA UNIVERSITY NEW ORLEANS (about 18 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 4,399)
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA (about 19 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 3,659)
  • DELGADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 20 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 8,193)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER (about 21 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS (about 22 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 12,442)
  • SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY AT NEW ORLEANS (about 25 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 3,217)
Public high school in Destrehan:
  • DESTREHAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,375; Location: #1 WILDCAT LANE; Grades: 08 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Destrehan:
  • HARRY M. HURST MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 524; Location: 170 ROAD RUNNER LANE; Grades: PK - 08)
  • ETHEL SCHOEFFNER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 465; Location: 140 PLANTATION ROAD; Grades: 04 - 06)
  • NEW SARPY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 407; Location: 130 PLANTATION ROAD; Grades: 01 - 03)
  • NEW SARPY KINDERGARTEN CENTER (Students: 199; Location: 130 PLANTATION ROAD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • EAST BANK HEAD START (Students: 77; Location: 13292 LA HIGHWAY 48; Grades: PK - PK)
Private primary/middle school in Destrehan:
  • ST CHARLES BORROMEO SCHOOL (Students: 460; Location: 13396 RIVER RD BLDG 3; Grades: KG - 8)

Notable locations in Destrehan: Pecan Grove Landing (A), Ormand Landing (B), Ormond Country Club (C), Ormond Landing (D).

Shopping Center: Cypress Village Shopping Center (1).

Churches in Destrehan include: Saint Charles Church (A), Saint Charles United Methodist Church (B).

Cemetery: Saint Charles Cemetery (1).

Park in Destrehan: Saint Charles Parish Park (1).

Post office: (A).  


Destrehan compared to Louisiana state average:
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Destrehan:
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: F.W. ROBERT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBYU (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSHO (800 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: SHADOWLANDS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Destrehan:
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WPRF (94.9 FM; RESERVE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & A & M COLLEGE)
  • WKZN (105.3 FM; KENNER, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWOZ (90.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FRIENDS OF WWOZ, INC.)
  • WBSN-FM (89.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: PROVIDENCE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WRBH (88.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: RADIO FOR THE BLIND & HANDICAPPED, INC.)
  • KMEZ (102.9 FM; BELLE CHASSE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKND (106.7 FM; PORT SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Destrehan:
  • WLPN-LP (Channel 61; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GLENN R. & KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K66FW (Channel 14; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KNOV-LP (Channel 57; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WBXN-CA (Channel 10; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EMMIS TELEIVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDSU (Channel 6; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: NEW ORLEANS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K59DG (Channel 59; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; SLIDELL, LA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)

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Source: City-Data.com


 

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