Raceland Information

Raceland Information

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

General Raceland Information

State: Louisiana

County: Lafourche Parish

Close cities: Lockport, LA, Des Allemands, LA, Mathews, LA, Bourg, LA, Gheens, LA, Gray, LA, Bayou Cane, LA, Houma, LA

Raceland Population (census data)
Total 10,534
Male 5,094 (48.4%)
Female 5,440 (51.6%)

Population Density: 487 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.9 (US Avg is 100)

Raceland Elevation: 14 feet above sea level

Land Area: 21.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,013

Zip Codes: 70394.

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Raceland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (70.5%)
  • Black (26.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (22.9%)
  • French Canadian (12.2%)
  • United States (11.3%)
  • German (4.2%)
  • English (3.1%)
  • Irish (2.2%)

Local Raceland 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: University of New Orleans, Nicholls State University, Tulane University

Raceland School Information

High Schools
Central Lafourche High School (4820 Highway 1, Raceland, LA, 70394 - Lafourche Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
Raceland Middle School (3737 Highway 308, Raceland, LA, 70394 - Lafourche Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Raceland Lower Elementary School (4101 Highway 308 South, Raceland, LA, 70394 - Lafourche Parish School Board District)
Raceland Upper Elementary School (3759 Highway 308, Raceland, LA, 70394 - Lafourche Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Bayou Lafourche Marine Institute (942 Highway 90 East, Raceland, LA, 70394 - Lafourche Parish School Board District)

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