Moving to Louisiana
Written by Alyssa Howard, Moveboxer.com
Home to New Orleans and the famous Mardi Gras festival, Louisiana is part of the southern Gulf Coast and is rich with French, Spanish and African heritages. From fine Cajun and Creole cuisine to vibrant jazz, from the moss-covered swamplands and Barrier Islands to the great Mississippi River, Louisiana is a vibrant state full of culture, history and diverse landscapes.
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|Home Ownership Rate:||66.6%||68.20%|
|High School Graduates:||85.0%||81%|
|Bachelor's Degree or Higher:||27.9%||26.90%|
|Persons Per Household:||2.59||2.62|
|Persons Per Square Mile:||87.4||104.9|
|Average Commute (min.):||25.2||23.3|
|Average Home Price:||$188,400||$130,000|
|Median Household Income:||$51,914||$38,446|
|Persons Below Poverty Level:||13.8%||18.10%|
|Features of Car Insurance Requirements*:||15/30/25|
* Car Insurance Requirements: The first number is bodily injury liability limit per person, the second is bodily injury liability per accident, and the third is total coverage for property damage.
|State Capital:||Baton Rouge|
|Top 5 Cities:||"New Orleans
|Major Newspapers:||"Advocate (Baton Rouge)
Alexandria Daily Town Talk
American Press (Lake Charles)
Ascension Citizen (Gonzales)
Banner-Tribune (Franklin) "
|Major Sports Teams:||"NFL: New Orleans Saints
NBA: New Orleans Hornets "