Abbeville Information

Abbeville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Abbeville, LA

General Abbeville Information

State: Louisiana

County: Vermilion Parish

Close cities: Maurice, LA, Kaplan, LA, Duson, LA, Delcambre, LA, Youngsville, LA, Erath, LA, Perry, LA, Milton, LA

Abbeville Population (census data)
Total 11,667 (-1.4% since 2000)
Male 5,384 (46.1%)
Female 6,283 (53.9%)

Population Density: 2,065 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.2 (US Avg is 100)

Abbeville Elevation: 18 feet above sea level

Land Area: 5.65 square miles

Median Household Income: $24,326

Zip Codes: 70510, and 70511.

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Abbeville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.5%)
  • Black (38.6%)
  • Vietnamese (4.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French Canadian (11.7%)
  • United States (11.3%)
  • French (11.1%)
  • Italian (1.9%)
  • Irish (1.8%)
  • German (1.7%)
Foriegn Born: 625 people (5.4%)
  • Asia (84.6%)
  • Latin America (15.4%)

Local Abbeville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets,
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Louisiana,

Abbeville School Information

High Schools
Abbeville High School (1305 Senior High Drive, Abbeville, LA, 70510 - Vermilion Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
J. H. Williams Middle School (1105 Prairie Avenue, Abbeville, LA, 70510 - Vermilion Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Eaton Park Elementary School (1502 Sylvester Street, Abbeville, LA, 70510 - Vermilion Parish School Board District)
Forked Island/E. Broussard Elementary School (19635 Columbus Road, Abbeville, LA, 70510 - Vermilion Parish School Board District)
James A. Herod Elementary School (120 Odea Street, Abbeville, LA, 70510 - Vermilion Parish School Board District)
Meaux Elementary School (12419 Lane Highway 696, Abbeville, LA, 70510 - Vermilion Parish School Board District)
Seventh Ward Elementary School (12012 Audubon Road, Abbeville, LA, 70510 - Vermilion Parish School Board District)

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