Lake Charles Demographics

Population: 122,864
Relationship Status
Demographics for Lake Charles, LA
Homes With Kids
Distribution of parents and children for Lake Charles, LA
Age Distribution
Age ranges in Lake Charles, LA
Commute Time
How long does it take to get to work in Lake Charles, LA
Lake Charles People Data
 Lake CharlesNational
Median Household Income: $30,774$44,512
Single Males: 15.1%14.6%
Single Females: 14.8%12.5%
Median Age: 3636
Homes With Kids: 27.5%31.4%
Average Household Size: 2.42.6
Average Commute Time (Minutes): 1826
The main types of people are: What's this?
People who live in this neighborhood
  1. Scrappy Homeowners
    Homeowning urban singles with low income.

    Pre-middle-age to middle-age singles on a lower to middle income who own their own home. Some have a college education and work in services and the professional sector.

  2. Urban Bootstrappers
    Lower-scale single parents living in the city.

    Single parents who support themselves and their children on a low income. A high proportion are female. Most have a high school education or lower, and most rent their homes.

  3. Pinching Pennies
    Lower-scale suburban singles.

    These pre-middle-age to middle-age singles bring in lower incomes. Some rent their homes, while others own. Education level varies from high school or lower to college.


Source: Demographic information comes from data in the 2000 U.S. Census.

Homes for Sale
  1. 673 Lakewood Dr, Lake Charles, LA Home For Sale
    673 Lakewood Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70605

     For Sale: $180,000

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 3030
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: --
  2. 7007 Boisclair Dr, Lake Charles, LA Home For Sale
    7007 Boisclair Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70605

     For Sale: $207,000

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 2862
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 39639
  3. 715 Gateway Dr, Lake Charles, LA Home For Sale
    715 Gateway Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70611

     For Sale: $179,999

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 1758
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 43560