Sunset Information

Sunset Information

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

General Sunset Information

State: Louisiana

County: St Landry Parish

Close cities: Church Point, LA, Cankton, LA, Leonville, LA, Arnaudville, LA, Grand Coteau, LA, Opelousas, LA, Carencro, LA

Sunset Population (census data)
Total 2,612 (+8.0% since 2000)
Male 1,239 (47.4%)
Female 1,373 (52.6%)

Population Density: 840 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.1 (US Avg is 100)

Sunset Elevation: 48 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.11 square miles

Median Household Income: $25,734

Zip Codes: 70584.

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Sunset Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (52.4%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (46.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (14.0%)
  • French (13.4%)
  • Irish (5.4%)
  • French Canadian (5.2%)
  • German (4.0%)
  • English (2.8%)

Local Sunset 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 Louisiana

Sunset School Information

Elementary Schools
Sunset Elementary School (236 Church Hill Street, Sunset, LA, 70584 - Saint Landry Parish School Board District)

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