Marrero Information

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

General Marrero Information

State: Louisiana

County: Jefferson Parish

Close cities: Bridge City, LA, Estelle, LA, Terrytown, LA, Jefferson, LA, Harvey, LA, Gretna, LA, Avondale, LA, Timberlane, LA, Woodmere, LA, Westwego, LA, Harahan, LA

Marrero Population (census data)
Total 33,684
Male 15,676 (46.5%)
Female 18,008 (53.5%)

Population Density: 4,185 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.7 (US Avg is 100)

Marrero Elevation: 6 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.05 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,775

Zip Codes: 70072, and 70073.

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Marrero Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (47.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (45.5%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)
  • Vietnamese (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (15.6%)
  • Italian (6.7%)
  • German (4.8%)
  • United States (4.1%)
  • Irish (3.8%)
  • French Canadian (3.1%)
Foriegn Born: 1,334 people (4.0%)
  • Asia (55.9%)
  • Latin America (44.1%)

Local Marrero Sports Teams

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

Marrero School Information

High Schools
John Ehret High School (4300 Patriot Street, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
John Ehret High School AOF (4300 Patriot Street, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
John Ehret High School AOHT (4300 Patriot Street, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
John Ehret High School AOIT (4300 Patriot Street, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
L. W. Higgins High School (7201 Lapalco Boulevard, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
LW Higgins High School AOF (7201 Lapalco Boulevard, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
Middle Schools
Ellender Middle School (4501 East Ames Boulevard, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Harry S. Truman Middle School (5417 Ehret Road, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
L. H. Marrero Middle School (4100 Seventh Street, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Ames Elementary School (500 Pine Street, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Congetta Trippe Janet Elementary School (2500 Bent Tree Lane, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Estelle Elementary School (2800 Barataria Boulevard, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
L. W. Ruppel Elementary School (2820 Mt Kennedy Drive, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Lincoln Elementary School (1429 Ames Boulevard, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Miller Wall Elementary School (2001 Bonnie Ann Drive, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Westbank Alternative School (2590 Barataria Boulevard, Marrero, LA, 70072 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)

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