Destrehan Information

Destrehan Information

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

General Destrehan Information

State: Louisiana

County: St Charles Parish

Close cities: New Sarpy, LA, St. Rose, LA, Norco, LA, Montz, LA, Ama, LA, Hahnville, LA, Taft, LA, Paradis, LA, Boutte, LA, Luling, LA

Destrehan Population (census data)
Total 12,166
Male 5,971 (49.1%)
Female 6,195 (50.9%)

Population Density: 1,760 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.8 (US Avg is 100)

Destrehan Elevation: 10 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.91 square miles

Median Household Income: $78,453

Zip Codes: 70047.

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Destrehan Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (81.7%)
  • Black (12.8%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (27.6%)
  • German (13.7%)
  • Italian (12.8%)
  • Irish (10.7%)
  • English (6.7%)
  • United States (6.2%)
Foriegn Born: 520 people (4.3%)
  • Latin America (43.5%)
  • Asia (23.9%)
  • North America (10.9%)
  • Europe (10.9%)
  • Africa (10.9%)

Local Destrehan Sports Teams

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

Destrehan School Information

High Schools
Destrehan High School (#1 Wildcat Lane, Destrehan, LA, 70047 - Saint Charles Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
Harry M. Hurst Middle School (170 Road Runner Lane, Destrehan, LA, 70047 - Saint Charles Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Ethel Schoeffner Elementary School (140 Plantation Road, Destrehan, LA, 70047 - Saint Charles Parish School Board District)
New Sarpy Elementary School (130 Plantation Road, Destrehan, LA, 70047 - Saint Charles Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
East Bank Head Start (13292 Lane Highway 48, Destrehan, LA, 70047 - Saint Charles Parish School Board District)
New Sarpy Kindergarten Center (130 Plantation Road, Destrehan, LA, 70047 - Saint Charles Parish School Board District)

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