Port Sulphur Information

Port Sulphur Information

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

General Port Sulphur Information

State: Louisiana

County: Plaquemines Parish

Close cities: Poydras, LA, Braithwaite, LA, Davant, LA, Empire, LA, Grand Isle, LA, Pointe a La Hache, LA, Lafitte, LA, Buras, LA, Boothville-Venice, LA, Buras-Triumph, LA

Port Sulphur Population (census data)
Total 2,509
Male 1,213 (48.3%)
Female 1,296 (51.7%)

Population Density: 414 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.6 (US Avg is 100)

Port Sulphur Elevation: 3 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.06 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,738

Zip Codes: 70083.

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Port Sulphur Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (45.1%)
  • Black (44.4%)
  • American Indian (8.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (17.5%)
  • United States (14.2%)
  • French Canadian (4.1%)
  • Italian (3.9%)
  • Irish (2.9%)
  • German (2.9%)

Local Port Sulphur Sports Teams

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

Port Sulphur School Information

High Schools
Port Sulphur High School (164 School Road, Port Sulphur, LA, 70083 - Plaquemines Parish School Board District)
South Plaquemines High School (311 Civic Drive, Port Sulphur, LA, 70083 - Plaquemines Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
South Plaquemines Elementary School (315 Civic Drive, Port Sulphur, LA, 70083 - Plaquemines Parish School Board District)

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