Lake Charles

Welcome to Lake Charles

 

Overview for Lake Charles, LA

83,444 people live in Lake Charles, where the median age is 35.6 and the average individual income is $31,590. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

83,444

Total Population

35.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$31,590

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Lake Charles, LA

Lake Charles has 32,455 households, with an average household size of 2.49. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lake Charles do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 83,444 people call Lake Charles home. The population density is 1,824.74 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

83,444

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.6

Median Age

49.21 / 50.79%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
32,455

Total Households

2.49

Average Household Size

$31,590

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Lake Charles, LA

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Lake Charles. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Lake Charles Charter Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Barbe Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Alfred M. Barbe High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
College Oaks Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Dolby Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Henry Heights Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Oak Park Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Combre-Fondel Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Ralph F. Wilson Elementary School
PUBLIC
3rd - 5th
No rating available
Pearl Watson Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
St Louis Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
St Margaret Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Brentwood Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
John J. Johnson II Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Ray D. Molo Middle Magnet School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Prien Lake Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
S. J. Welsh Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Southwest Louisiana Charter Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Fairview Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Oak Park Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Washington/Marion Magnet High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
F. K. White Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Hamilton Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Immaculate Conception Cathedral School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
A. A. Nelson Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
T. H. Watkins Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Our Lady Queen Of Heaven School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Bishop Noland Episcopal Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available

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