Plaquemine Information

Plaquemine Information

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

General Plaquemine Information

State: Louisiana

County: Iberville Parish

Close cities: Port Allen, LA, Brusly, LA, Plaquemine, LA, Village St. George, LA, Sunshine, LA, St. Gabriel, LA, White Castle, LA, Addis, LA, Gardere, LA

Plaquemine Population (census data)
Total 6,728 (-4.0% since 2000)
Male 3,153 (46.9%)
Female 3,575 (53.1%)

Population Density: 2,350 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.7 (US Avg is 100)

Plaquemine Elevation: 24 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.86 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,004

Zip Codes: 70764, and 70765.

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Plaquemine Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (49.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (48.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (20.1%)
  • Italian (5.9%)
  • United States (5.6%)
  • German (4.8%)
  • Irish (4.5%)
  • English (3.0%)

Local Plaquemine 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: Louisiana State University, , Southern University

Plaquemine School Information

High Schools
Plaquemine Senior High School (59595 Belleview Drive, Plaquemine, LA, 70765 - Iberville Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
E. J. Gay Middle School (57955 Saint Louis Road, Plaquemine, LA, 70764 - Iberville Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Crescent Elementary School (62575 Bayou Road, Plaquemine, LA, 70764 - Iberville Parish School Board District)
Iberville Elementary School (58650 Iron Farm Road, Plaquemine, LA, 70764 - Iberville Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Iberville Parish Optional Education Center (58060 Plaquemine Street, Plaquemine, LA, 70765 - Iberville Parish School Board District)

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