About Gretna

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Gretna Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges 
    0-9:13.54%
    10-17:10.66%
    18-29:17.40%
    30-39:15.35%
    40-49:14.51%
    50-64:14.44%
    65 & Over:14.10%
  • Population 
    Land Area:3.50 sq mi
    Total Population:17,898
    Population Density Ranking (National):73rd percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State):81st percentile
    Population Growth Rate:0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National):23rd percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State):40th percentile
  • Income 
    Median Income:$29,115
    Average Income Households W/ Children:$38,299
    Median Income Ranking (National):20th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State):41st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National):21st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State):34th percentile
  • Households 
    Married:39th percentile
    Single:61st percentile
    Married With Children:17th percentile
    Married With No Children:23rd percentile
    Single With Children:13th percentile
    Single With No Children:48th percentile
  • Schools 
    School District Name:JEFFERSON PARISH
    Student/Teacher Ratio:14.88 : 1

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