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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gretna City, Louisiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 645

5 to 9 years : 625

10 to 14 years : 665

15 to 17 years : 337

18 and 19 years : 256

20 years : 154

21 years : 219

22 to 24 years : 370

25 to 29 years : 781

30 to 34 years : 531

35 to 39 years : 619

40 to 44 years : 532

45 to 49 years : 532

50 to 54 years : 630

55 to 59 years : 405

60 and 61 years : 170

62 to 64 years : 385

65 and 66 years : 96

67 to 69 years : 189

70 to 74 years : 152

75 to 79 years : 209

80 to 84 years : 145

85 years and over : 108

Female:

Under 5 years : 408

5 to 9 years : 394

10 to 14 years : 363

15 to 17 years : 262

18 and 19 years : 195

20 years : 132

21 years : 45

22 to 24 years : 249

25 to 29 years : 642

30 to 34 years : 544

35 to 39 years : 544

40 to 44 years : 584

45 to 49 years : 655

50 to 54 years : 845

55 to 59 years : 481

60 and 61 years : 195

62 to 64 years : 278

65 and 66 years : 190

67 to 69 years : 140

70 to 74 years : 248

75 to 79 years : 239

80 to 84 years : 285

85 years and over : 71


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 12,159

Multiple ancestry : 3,075

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 84

Ancestry not reported : 1,426


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,187

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 11

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 124

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 604

Not a U.S. citizen : 818


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,053

5 to 17 years : 2,646

18 to 24 years : 1,620

25 to 34 years : 2,498

35 to 44 years : 2,279

45 to 54 years : 2,662

55 to 59 years : 886

60 and 61 years : 365

62 to 64 years : 663

65 to 74 years : 1,015

75 years and over : 1,057

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 956

5 to 17 years : 2,268

18 to 24 years : 1,220

25 to 34 years : 1,639

35 to 44 years : 1,640

45 to 54 years : 1,993

55 to 59 years : 682

60 and 61 years : 245

62 to 64 years : 518

65 to 74 years : 783

75 years and over : 775

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 76

5 to 17 years : 211

18 to 24 years : 122

25 to 34 years : 496

35 to 44 years : 383

45 to 54 years : 398

55 to 59 years : 143

60 and 61 years : 110

62 to 64 years : 79

65 to 74 years : 206

75 years and over : 244

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 27

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 37

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 140

18 to 24 years : 278

25 to 34 years : 326

35 to 44 years : 216

45 to 54 years : 252

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 66

65 to 74 years : 26

75 years and over : 38


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,520

Female : 6,199

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,376

Female : 1,092

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 52

Female : 83

Foreign born:

Male : 807

Female : 615


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 6,846

Born in other state in the United States : 1,723

Native: born outside the United States : 51

Foreign born : 413


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 4,108

Now married, except separated : 3,236

Divorced : 1,606

Separated : 306

Widowed : 703

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 670

Now married, except separated : 951

Divorced : 325

Separated : 119

Widowed : 237

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 58

Now married, except separated : 50

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 507

Now married, except separated : 614

Divorced : 60

Separated : 67

Widowed : 27


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 13,679

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 614

Speak English less than "very well" : 760

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 144

Speak English less than "very well" : 25

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 38

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 48

Speak English less than "very well" : 36

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 45

Speak English less than "very well" : 227

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gretna City, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 7,410   (43.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 2,379   (13.9%)
  • German: 1,970   (11.5%)
  • Italian: 1,268   (7.4%)
  • United States Or American: 1,042   (6.1%)
  • Irish: 958   (5.6%)
  • English: 567   (3.3%)
  • French Canadian: 341   (2.0%)
  • Dutch: 173   (1.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 163   (1.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 136   (0.8%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 83   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 76   (0.4%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 70   (0.4%)
  • European: 68   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 62   (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 53   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 35   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 34   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 31   (0.2%)
  • Australian: 28   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 26   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 23   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 16   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 15   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 9   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Armenian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.0%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.0%)
  • British: 4   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gretna City, Louisiana is 16,744



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gretna City, Louisiana: 8,755
Female Population in Gretna City, Louisiana: 7,989


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gretna City, Louisiana: 32.1
Median Female Resident Age in Gretna City, Louisiana: 42.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gretna City, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

42.2

Male

40.7

Female

44.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.4

Male

30.7

Female

34.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.3

Male

33.8

Female

31.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.8

Male

39.5

Female

37.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

33.8

Male

49.0

Female

33.3

Other


Both sexes

29.2

Male

29.4

Female

28.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.8

Male

24.5

Female

25.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.0

Male

30.1

Female

29.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.7

Male

43.2

Female

45.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Gretna City, Louisiana


  • White: 9,033
  • African American: 5,873
  • American Indian: 56
  • Asian: 411
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 35
  • Some Other Race: 1,122
  • Two or More Races: 214



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Gretna City, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Gretna City, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 87   (1.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 66   (1.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 155   (2.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 307   (5.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 199   (3.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 365   (6.48%)
  • 11th Grade: 192   (3.41%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 412   (7.32%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,855   (32.95%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 390   (6.93%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 849   (15.08%)
  • Associate Degree: 154   (2.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 428   (7.6%)
  • Master's Degree: 89   (1.58%)
  • Professional School Degree: 81   (1.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 147   (2.5%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 45   (0.76%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 148   (2.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 270   (4.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 229   (3.89%)
  • 10th Grade: 294   (4.99%)
  • 11th Grade: 180   (3.06%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 329   (5.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,031   (34.51%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 448   (7.61%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 870   (14.78%)
  • Associate Degree: 224   (3.81%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 492   (8.36%)
  • Master's Degree: 111   (1.89%)
  • Professional School Degree: 60   (1.02%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.14%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Gretna City, Louisiana

  • Gretna Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 910 Gretna Boulevard, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 366-0120, Students: 805 )

  • Paul J. Solis Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2850 Mt Laurel Drive, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 392-7867, Students: 687 )

  • Livaudais Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 925 Lamar Avenue, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 393-7544, Students: 665 )

  • Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 950 Behrman Highway, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 393-8732, Students: 492 )

  • Shirley Johnson/gretna Park Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1130 Gretna Boulevard, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 366-1660, Students: 463 )

  • George Cox Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2630 Belle Chasse Highway, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 394-5890, Students: 428 )

  • William Hart Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2001 Hancock Street, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 366-4346, Students: 349 )

  • Kate Middleton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1407 Virgil Street, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 366-8164, Students: 344 )

  • Terrytown Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 550 East Forest Lawn Drive, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 366-7000, Students: 334 )

  • Mcdonogh #26 Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1200 Jefferson Street, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 362-9929, Students: 282 )

  • Frederick Douglass Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1400 Huey P Long Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 368-5962, Students: 159 )

  • Gretna #2 Kindergarten Center


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: 701 Amelia Street, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 366-3582, Students: 137 )

  • Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies


    ( Location: 701 Amelia Street, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 366-3582, )

  • Thomas Jefferson Academy For Advanced Studies


    ( Location: 815 Huey P Long Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 349-8653, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Gretna City, Louisiana

Largest Schools (Private) In Gretna City, Louisiana

  • Archbishop Blenk High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 17 Gretna Boulevard, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 367-2626, Students: 555 )

  • St Cletus Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3610 Claire Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 366-3538, Students: 507 )

  • Christ The King Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2106 Deerfield Road, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 367-3601, Students: 393 )

  • Arden Cahill Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3101 Wall Blvd, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 392-0902, Students: 336 )

  • Believers Life Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 501 Lapalco Blvd, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 348-4667, Students: 315 )

  • Salem Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 418 4th Street, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 367-5144, Students: 261 )

  • St Anthony School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 900 Franklin Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053, Phone: (504) 367-0689, Students: 195 )

  • Elmwood Park Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1517 Carol Sue Avenue, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 392-0217, Students: 54 )

  • Stepping Stones Montessori


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 552 Terry Parkway, Gretna, LA 70056, Phone: (504) 362-0513, Students: 43 )

Academic Libraries In Gretna City, Louisiana

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Gretna City, Louisiana

  • Gretna Branch


    102 Willow Drive, Gretna, LA 70053

  • Terrytown Branch


    680 Heritage Avenue, Gretna, LA 70056

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Gretna City, Louisiana


  • Decatur County Historical Society Inc


    803 Collier St, Gretna, FL 32332

  • Friends Of German Amer Inc


    Po Box 191, Gretna, LA 70053

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Gretna City, Louisiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Gretna City, Louisiana.

Area Features of Gretna City, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Harvey Oil Center Heliport   (2) Offshore Service Ships Heliport   (3) Southern Seaplane Airport   (4) Southern Seaplane Base  

Building


(1) Bayside Healthcare Center   (2) Carlie Care Day Care Center   (3) Creative Kids Care Day Care Center   (4) David Crockett Steam Fire Company 1 Central Station   (5) David Crockett Steam Fire Company 1 Station 48   (6) German - American Cultural Center   (7) Girls And Boys Town Emergency Shelter For Girls   (8) Gould Fire Company Number 2   (9) Gould Volunteer Fire Company   (10) Gretna City Hall   (11) Gretna Gun Museum   (12) Gretna Historical Society   (13) Gretna Police Department   (14) Gretna Police Department - Police Reports   (15) Gretna Police Department - Records   (16) Gretna Police Department - Taxi And Alcohol Permits   (17) Harvey Volunteer Fire Company   (18) Humming Bird Child Development Center Of Pratt   (19) Humming Bird Child Development Center Of Romain   (20) Jefferson Central Office   (21) Jefferson Parish Courthouse   (22) Jefferson Parish Library Gretna Branch   (23) Jefferson Parish Library Terrytown Branch   (24) Jefferson Parish Second Parish Court - Criminal   (25) Jefferson Parish Second Parish Court - Criminal Records   (26) Jefferson Parish Sheriff S Office   (27) Jefferson Parish Sheriff S Office - Economic Crime Unit   (28) Jefferson Parish Sheriff S Office Correctional Center   (29) Jefferson Parish West Bank Office   (30) Kangaroo Pouch 24 Hour Child Care Center   (31) Kays Day Care Center   (32) Kids Academy   (33) Kids Quarters Day Care   (34) Kids-r-us Christian Childcare And Development Center   (35) Kinder Care Learning Center Number 1017   (36) Kingdom Child Development Center   (37) Kingdom Child Development Center Number 2   (38) Louisiana Medal Of Honor Park Museum   (39) Maison De Ville Nursing Home Of Harvey   (40) Marys Child Care And Preschool   (41) Meadowcrest Living Center Of Gretna   (42) Plaquemines Parish Fire District 2 Belle Chasse Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (43) Plaquemines Parish Fire District 2 Belle Chasse Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (44) Plaquemines Parish Library Belle Chasse Branch   (45) Plaquemines Parish Sheriff S Office   (46) Plaquemines Parish Sheriff S Office - Detective Bureau   (47) Plaquemines Parish Sheriff S Office Belle Chasse Lockup   (48) Precious Little Lambs Day Care Center   (49) Rivarde Juvenile Detention Center   (50) Small World Acadmey   (51) Terrytown 5th District Fire Department Station 51   (52) Terrytown 5th District Fire Department Station 52   (53) Terrytown 5th District Fire Department Station 53   (54) Terrytown 5th District Fire Department Station 54   (55) The Magic School Bus Preschool And Day Care Center   (56) West Jefferson Behavioral Medicine Center   (57) West Jefferson Health Care Center   (58) Westbank Association For Retarded Children   (59) Westbank Educator Day Care Academy   (60) Woodland Village Nursing And Rehabilitation Center  

Canal


(1) Concession Canal   (2) Concord Canal   (3) Industry Canal   (4) Outfall Canal   (5) Verret Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Evening Star Cemetery   (2) Scarsdale Cemetery   (3) Westlawn Memorial Cemetery   (4) Westlawn South Cemetery  

Census


(1) Belle Chasse Census Designated Place   (2) Terrytown Census Designated Place   (3) Timberlane Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Apostolic Faith Church   (2) Bible Way Church Of God In Christ   (3) Boynton United Methodist Church   (4) Christ The King Catholic Church   (5) Christian Life Bible Church   (6) Church Of God In Christ   (7) Cornerstone Full Gospel Church   (8) Evening Star Baptist Church   (9) Faith Christian Fellowship Church   (10) Faith Methodist Church   (11) Faith Temple Church Of God In Christ   (12) First African Baptist Church   (13) First Baptist Church Of Belle Chasse   (14) First Baptist Church Of Gretna   (15) First Emmanuel Baptist Church   (16) First Haitian Baptist Church   (17) Good Hope Baptist Church   (18) Gretna Presbyterian Church   (19) Gretna United Methodist Church   (20) Harvey Temple   (21) Heritage Bible Church   (22) Holy Ghost Revival Healing Church   (23) Holy Hill Baptist Church   (24) Household Of Faith Church   (25) Infant Jesus Of Prague Church   (26) Israelite Baptist Church   (27) Jesus Christ Apostolic Light Church   (28) Jesus Is Lord Evangelistic Ministries   (29) Light Of Christ Church   (30) Love And Faith Missionary Baptist Church   (31) Lovetouch Ministries   (32) Loving Faith Baptist Church   (33) Manhattan Church   (34) Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church   (35) Mount Zion Baptist Church   (36) New Hope Baptist Church   (37) Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Church   (38) Philadelphia Christian Church   (39) Regular Baptist Church   (40) Rock Fellowship Hall   (41) Saint Anthony Catholic Church   (42) Saint Cletus Church   (43) Saint Josephs Catholic Church   (44) Saint Marks Baptist Church   (45) Saint Pauls Baptist Church   (46) Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church   (47) Second Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (48) Thompson Temple Church Of God In Christ   (49) Truth And Praise   (50) Vietnamese Baptist Church   (51) Wall Boulevard Baptist Church   (52) Way Maker Ministry   (53) Westbank Christian Center   (54) Word Of Life Fellowship Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Gretna   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 3   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 4   (4) Ward One   (5) Ward Three   (6) Ward Two  

Gut


(1) Bayou Fatma  

Hospital


(1) Oceans Behavioral Hospital Westbank   (2) Oceans Specialty Hospital Of Gretna   (3) Ochsner Medical Center West Bank Campus   (4) United Medical Healthwest New Orleans  

Levee


(1) Gretna Bend Revetment   (2) Scarsdale Revetment  

Locale


(1) Bayou Barriere Golf Course   (2) Belle Chasse Ferry   (3) Bellemeade Plaza Shopping Center   (4) Brechtel Park Golf Course   (5) Gretna Ferry Landing   (6) Gretna Village Shopping Center   (7) Jackson Avenue Gretna Ferry   (8) Jefferson Memorial Arch   (9) Manhattan Place Shopping Center   (10) Manhattan Plaza Shopping Center   (11) Manhattan Square Shopping Center   (12) Oakwood Corporate Center   (13) Plantation Golf Course Historical   (14) River Oaks Shopping Center   (15) Southwood Shopping Center   (16) Terryville Shopping Center   (17) Timberlane Country Club   (18) Town Square Shopping Center   (19) Towne Square Shopping Center   (20) Trianon Square Shopping Center   (21) West Side Shopping Center   (22) Westside South Shopping Center   (23) Zuppardo Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Bellevue Park   (2) Gretha Park   (3) Huey P Long Park   (4) Mel Ott Park   (5) Oakdale Park  

Populated Place


(1) Belle Chasse   (2) Bellemeade   (3) Concession   (4) Farmington Place   (5) Gretna   (6) Harvey   (7) Lakewood Country Club Estates   (8) Mcdonoghville   (9) Noble Manor   (10) Place De Concorde   (11) Scarsdale   (12) Southern Oaks Mobile Home Park   (13) Terrytown   (14) Timber Grove   (15) Timberlane  

Post Office


(1) Belle Chasse Post Office   (2) Gretna Post Office   (3) Harvey Post Office  

School


(1) Abc Child Care Preschool   (2) Archbishop Blenk High School Historical   (3) Arden Cahill Academy School   (4) Believer S Life Christian Academy School Historical   (5) Belle Chasse High School   (6) Boureaux Elementary School   (7) Christ The King Elementary School   (8) Elm Grove School Historical   (9) Elmwood Park Academy School   (10) Frederick Douglass Elementary School   (11) George Cox Elementary School   (12) Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School   (13) Gretna Middle School   (14) Gretna Number 2 Academy For Advanced Studies School   (15) Gretna United Methodist Preschool   (16) Homedale School   (17) Kidspeak Learning Center Chinchuba Institute School   (18) Livaudais Middle School   (19) Louisiana Technical College West Jefferson Campus   (20) Mcdonogh 26 Elementary School   (21) Muslim Academy   (22) Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School   (23) Parish Trade School Historical   (24) Paul J Solis Elementary School   (25) Saint Cletus School   (26) Saint Joseph School   (27) Saint Ville Academy For High School Preparation   (28) Salem Lutheran School   (29) Shiloh Christian School   (30) Shirley Johnson Gretna Park Elementary School   (31) Stepping Stones Montessori School   (32) Terrytown Elementary School   (33) Thomas Jefferson Senior High School   (34) Tic Tot Nursery School   (35) Trudeau Livaudais Junior High School   (36) West Jefferson High School   (37) Westbank Christian Center Preschool   (38) William Hart Elementary School  

Tower


(1) Wnoe-am New Orleans   (2) Wque-am New Orleans   (3) Wwl-tv New Orleans   (4) Wyld-am New Orleans  

Tunnel


(1) Harvey Tunnel  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gretna City, Louisiana

70056 (pop. 40,264) 70053 (pop. 16,744)


Cities Nearby Gretna City, Louisiana

Terrytown Cdp, LA  (pop. 25,577) 1.8 Miles
Harvey Cdp, LA  (pop. 21,168) 2.0 Miles
Timberlane Cdp, LA  (pop. 9,993) 2.9 Miles
New Orleans City, LA  (pop. 369,765) 3.9 Miles
Marrero Cdp, LA  (pop. 33,167) 3.9 Miles
Woodmere Cdp, LA  (pop. 12,302) 4.3 Miles
Arabi Cdp, LA  (pop. 3,947) 4.4 Miles
Westwego City, LA  (pop. 10,196) 5.4 Miles
Belle Chasse Cdp, LA  (pop. 14,448) 5.6 Miles
Estelle Cdp, LA  (pop. 18,246) 5.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gretna City, Louisiana

504



Elevation in Gretna City, Louisiana is 3.0 ft. (1.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gretna City, Louisiana

Lat: 29.916459 N        Long: -90.054260 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Gretna City, Louisiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Louisiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
  Total Electric Industry 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Gretna City, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 326   (5.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 201   (3.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 356   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 647   (9.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 904   (13.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 918   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 851   (13.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 692   (10.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 325   (5.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 314   (4.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 219   (3.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 44   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 306   (4.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 456   (7.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,357

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,001

In 3-person carpool : 104

In 4-person carpool : 34

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 117

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 21

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 217

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 38

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 36

Walked : 227

Other means : 171

Worked at home : 106


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 239

5 to 9 minutes : 938

10 to 14 minutes : 976

15 to 19 minutes : 1,274

20 to 24 minutes : 1,050

25 to 29 minutes : 160

30 to 34 minutes : 1,930

35 to 39 minutes : 100

40 to 44 minutes : 81

45 to 59 minutes : 221

60 to 89 minutes : 173

90 or more minutes : 181


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 1,720

No Social Security income : 4,713


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 1,055

No retirement income : 5,378


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 202

$10,000 to $14,999 : 273

$15,000 to $19,999 : 218

$20,000 to $24,999 : 301

$25,000 to $29,999 : 138

$30,000 to $34,999 : 313

$35,000 to $39,999 : 225

$40,000 to $44,999 : 152

$45,000 to $49,999 : 149

$50,000 to $59,999 : 377

$60,000 to $74,999 : 326

$75,000 to $99,999 : 404

$100,000 to $124,999 : 230

$125,000 to $149,999 : 114

$150,000 to $199,999 : 78

$200,000 or more : 191


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,763


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Gretna City, Louisiana

  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50.0 kW; Gretna, LA; Owner: Communicom Co. Of Louisiana, L.p.)
  • WOMN (1100 AM; 50.0 kW; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc.)
  • WBOK (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Bakewell Media Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Gretna, LA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WWWL (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • WBYU (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Jefferson, LA; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • KAGY (1510 AM; 1.0 kW; Belle Chasse, LA; Owner: Spotlight Broadcasting Of New Orleans, Llc)
  • KGLA (1540 AM; 1.0 kW; Harvey, LA; Owner: Crocodile Broadcasting Corp., Inc.)
  • WSLA (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Slidell, LA; Owner: Mapa Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1.0 kW; Jefferson, LA; Owner: F.w. Robert Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WIST (690 AM; 5.0 kW; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Wtix, Inc.)
  • WIST (690 AM; 8.0 kW; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Wtix, Inc.)
  • WIST (690 AM; 2.0 kW; Lacombe, LA; Owner: Wtix, Inc.)
  • KKNO (750 AM; 0.25 kW; Harvey, LA; Owner: Robert C. Blakes Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WSHO (800 AM; 1.0 kW; Marrero, LA; Owner: Shadowlands Communications, L.l.c.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5.0 kW; Norco, LA; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wfno Licensee, Llc)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50.0 kW; Marrero, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • WWL (870 AM; 5.0 kW; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10.0 kW; Gretna, LA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WGSO (990 AM; 1.0 kW; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Northshore Radio, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Gretna City, Louisiana

  • WNOE-FM (101.1 FM; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WLMG (101.9 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • KMEZ (102.9 FM; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KMEZ (102.9 FM; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WWL-FM (105.3 FM; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • WWL-FM (105.3 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • WRBH (88.3 FM; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Radio For The Blind & Handicapped, Inc.)
  • WBSN-FM (89.1 FM; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Providence Educational Foundation)
  • WBSN-FM (89.1 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Providence Educational Foundation)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Louisiana State Univ And A & M College)
  • WWOZ (90.7 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Friends Of Wwoz, Inc.)
  • WNKV (91.1 FM; Des Allemands, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WNKV (91.1 FM; Des Allemands, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Lacombe, LA; Owner: Pensacola Christian College, Inc.)
  • WTUL (91.5 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Tulane Educational Fund)
  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WYLK (94.7 FM; Lacombe, LA; Owner: North Shore Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKBU (95.7 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • WEZB (97.1 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Entercom New Orleans License, Llc)
  • WYLD-FM (98.5 FM; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WRNO-FM (99.5 FM; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Gretna City, Louisiana

  • WYES-TV (Channel 12; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Greater New Orleans Ed Tv Foundation)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Lesea Broadcasting Of New Orleans, Inc.)
  • WGNO (Channel 26; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Tribune Television New Orleans, Inc.)
  • WLAE-TV (Channel 32; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Educational Broadcasting Foundation, Inc.)
  • WNOL-TV (Channel 38; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Tribune Television New Orleans, Inc.)
  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; Gretna, LA; Owner: Wwl-tv, Inc.)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Ion Media New Orleans License, Inc.)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; Lacombe, LA; Owner: Belo Tv, Inc.)
  • WDSU (Channel 6; Chalmette, LA; Owner: New Orleans Hearst-argyle Television, Inc.)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; Chalmette, LA; Owner: Emmis Television License, Llc)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; New Orleans, LA; Owner: Emmis Television License, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Gretna City, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 743  (19.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 710  (18.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 536  (14.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 38  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,014  (26.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 916  (29.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 700  (22.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,270  (41.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 6 Farms In Gretna City, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Gretna City, Louisiana

Regions Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $235.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Bank Of Louisiana - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $161.7k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

Gulf Coast Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 17

First Nbc Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 33

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $239.5m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 885

Whitney Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $19.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 213

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Fidelity Homestead Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $887.2k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 18

Iberiabank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Gretna City, Louisiana

  • Southern Seaplane


    (about 4.0 miles in Gretna, Louisiana; Airport Code: BCS)

  • New Orleans NAS JRB


    (about 6.4 miles in New Orleans, Louisiana; Airport Code: NBG)

  • New Orleans NAS


    (about 6.4 miles in New Orleans, Louisiana; Airport Code: NBG)

  • Lakefront


    (about 8.7 miles in New Orleans, Louisiana; Airport Code: NEW)

  • Louis Armstrong New Orleans International


    (about 12.9 miles in Kenner, Louisiana; Airport Code: MSY)

  • Houma Terrebonne


    (about 43.7 miles in Bourg, Louisiana; Airport Code: HUM)

  • Picayune Municipal


    (about 46.2 miles in Nicholson, Mississippi; Airport Code: MS2)

  • Hammond Northshore Regional


    (about 47.1 miles in Hammond, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA2)

  • Stennis International


    (about 47.5 miles in Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi; Airport Code: UXP)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gretna City, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.07%

Carpooled

16.44%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

4.36%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.48%

Motorcycle

0.41%

Bicycle

0.44%

Walked

2.40%

Other Means

1.25%

Worked At Home

1.16%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Gretna City, Louisiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,133

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 440

Female householder, no husband present : 1,118

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,315

Householder not living alone : 427


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 333

Female householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and male partner : 166

All other households : 5,915


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,366

Renter-occupied housing units : 767

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 243

Renter-occupied housing units : 197

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 415

Renter-occupied housing units : 703

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 997

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,745


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 689

$10,000 to $14,999 : 529

$15,000 to $19,999 : 447

$20,000 to $24,999 : 506

$25,000 to $29,999 : 398

$30,000 to $34,999 : 471

$35,000 to $39,999 : 404

$40,000 to $44,999 : 302

$45,000 to $49,999 : 258

$50,000 to $59,999 : 599

$60,000 to $74,999 : 577

$75,000 to $99,999 : 500

$100,000 to $124,999 : 303

$125,000 to $149,999 : 157

$150,000 to $199,999 : 93

$200,000 or more : 200


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Total : 7,370


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Occupied : 6,433

Vacant : 937


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 161

Built 2000 to 2004 : 317

Built 1990 to 1999 : 230

Built 1980 to 1989 : 308

Built 1970 to 1979 : 856

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,898

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,740

Built 1940 to 1949 : 825

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,035


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 3,081

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 33

Electricity : 3,269

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 16

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 28


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $69,999 : 58

$70,000 to $79,999 : 127

$80,000 to $89,999 : 150

$90,000 to $99,999 : 248

$100,000 to $124,999 : 390

$125,000 to $149,999 : 459

$150,000 to $174,999 : 348

$175,000 to $199,999 : 219

$200,000 to $249,999 : 303

$250,000 to $299,999 : 129

$300,000 to $399,999 : 279

$400,000 to $499,999 : 62

$500,000 to $749,999 : 66

$750,000 to $999,999 : 32

$1,000,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 33

Home equity loan only : 207

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 7

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,379

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,395


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Gretna City, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : $238,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $170,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $248,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $156,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $238,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $152,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $119,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $99,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $165,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gretna City, Louisiana: 59.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Gretna City, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 97.62%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 0.31%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 2.07%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Gretna City, Louisiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,621,465
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,621,465
2000        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,846,750
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $1,846,750
2001        
  Single Family 24 24 $2,176,450
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $2,176,450
2002        
  Single Family 25 25 $2,706,338
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $121,402
  Five or More Family 2 52 $2,005,103
  Total

28 81 $4,832,843
2003        
  Single Family 30 30 $2,774,550
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 30 $2,774,550
2004        
  Single Family 59 59 $4,921,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

59 59 $4,921,800
2005        
  Single Family 47 47 $4,329,705
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

47 47 $4,329,705
2006        
  Single Family 27 27 $2,407,650
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $2,407,650


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Gretna City, LA): $28,065
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gretna City): $74,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gretna City): $457
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gretna City, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 61.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 37.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Gretna City, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gretna City, Louisiana

Total Home Health Care, Inc.


     Address: 628 Fourth Street, Gretna, Louisiana 70053
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/15/1993

Excellent Home Health Care


     Address: 1400 Franklin Street, Gretna, Louisiana 70053
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/23/1989

Acts Home Health Care, Inc.


     Address: 252 Hector Avenue, Gretna, Louisiana 70056
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/22/1992

Tlc Home Health Care


     Address: 1581 Carol Sue Ave , Ste 215, Gretna, Louisiana 70056
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/13/1992

Comprehensive Nsg & Hh Service


     Address: 1799 Stumpf Blvd., Bldg 6, Ste 1, Gretna, Louisiana 70056
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/23/1993

Hospitals Close To Gretna City, Louisiana

Ochsner Medical Center-westbank Llc


     Address: 2500 Belle Chase Highway, Gretna, Louisiana 70056
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Medical Center Of Louisiana At N O


     Address: 2021 Perdido St 4th Floor, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Ochsner Foundation Hospital


     Address: 1516 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, Louisiana 70121
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Touro Infirmary


     Address: 1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Ochsner Baptist Medical Center Llc


     Address: 2700 Napoleon Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Gretna City, Louisiana

Meadowcrest Living Ctr


     Address: 535 Commerce Street, Gretna, Louisiana 70056
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Bayside Healthcare Center


     Address: 3201 Wall Blvd, Gretna, Louisiana 70056
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 72%

United Medical Healthwest-new Orleans


     Address: 3201- B Wall Blvd, Gretna, Louisiana 70056
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 2
     Percent Occupied: 14%

Maison De'ville Nh Of Harvey


     Address: 2233 Eighth Street, Harvey, Louisiana 70058
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 91%

West Jefferson Health Care Center


     Address: 1020 Manhattan Blvd, Harvey, Louisiana 70058
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 78%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gretna City, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 105 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gretna City, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 4,455
    Disabled Workers: 1,255
    Widowers Workers: 1,080
    Spouses Workers: 545
    Children Workers: 910


(updated 2007)



Jefferson Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.64%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.50%
  • Other 0.85%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Gretna City, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Jefferson Parish, LA

8.37 % of Jefferson Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,336

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.27 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,690

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Jefferson Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Jefferson Parish , LA 2.60 % ($28,500 AGI )
  • St Bernard Parish , LA 0.87 % ($35,506 AGI )
  • St Tammany Parish , LA 0.30 % ($37,738 AGI )

Relocation away from Jefferson Parish, LA

56.10 % of Jefferson Parish tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,834

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

0.12 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,879

Louisiana Average 0.08 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Jefferson Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Harris County , TX 9.88 % ($19,602 AGI )
  • Jefferson Parish , LA 7.86 % ($33,304 AGI )
  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 3.80 % ($28,149 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Louisiana

Low Bracket: $12,500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $25,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Louisiana

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Gretna City, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.





















Hurricanes And Storms In Gretna City, Louisiana

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 55 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Gretna City, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Gretna City, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 3 2 3 1 4 5 2 2 4 0 2
    per 100,000 6 0 17 12 17 6 25 32 12 11 22 0 11
Rape 11 8 16 25 11 7 10 9 9 6 10 3 3
    per 100,000 63 46 93 145 64 43 62 57 55 34 56 17 17
Robbery 47 62 63 54 40 49 52 42 48 17 29 21 24
    per 100,000 270 355 366 313 232 301 320 265 294 95 162 118 135
Assault 112 86 101 90 67 112 99 138 81 64 66 52 38
    per 100,000 643 492 586 522 389 689 610 872 497 358 369 291 214
Burglary 168 131 197 196 262 182 215 144 178 146 148 99 98
    per 100,000 965 750 1,144 1,136 1,523 1,119 1,324 910 1,092 816 827 555 552
Larceny Theft 707 567 630 483 397 517 543 463 537 440 430 433 414
    per 100,000 4,061 3,244 3,658 2,799 2,307 3,178 3,344 2,926 3,295 2,458 2,403 2,427 2,331
Vehicle Theft 153 141 132 103 132 112 110 97 75 58 51 53 41
    per 100,000 879 807 766 597 767 689 677 613 460 324 285 297 231
Arson 8 6 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 4
    per 100,000 46 34 23 17 0 0 0 0 0 11 11 17 23
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
43 39 46 43 30 42 41 49 35 22 27 19 17
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
259 211 241 196 198 203 217 176 198 162 158 147 139
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
151 125 143 120 114 123 129 112 116 92 93 83 78


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
6,591 6,921 7,502 7,937 9,592 7,823 8,346 10,614 8,271 15,960


(updated 2014)



Jails in Gretna City, Louisiana


  • Jefferson Parish Jail


    100 Dolhonde Street, Gretna, LA 70053
    Capacity: 846
    Confined: 718
    Avg. Population: 979
    Year Built: 1978
    Year Renovated: 2001


(updated 2006)



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