Examining Gulf Region Income By Race

Comments to this post inspired me to dig a little deeper about income in the Gulf region. Here is information for the New Orleans, Louisiana Income from the 2000 Census. The city population in 2000 was 484,674. Below that is the data for Gulfport, Mississippi, population 71,127 and Biloxi, Mississippi, population 50,644.

Per capita income by Race or Ethnicity New Orleans Louisiana United States
Per Capita Income $17,258 $16,912 $21,587
White 31,971 20,488 23,918
Black or African American 11,332 10,166 14,437
Native American 13,528 12,908 12,893
Asian 13,826 16,304 21,823
Native Hawaiian and Pacific islander 18,153 14,975 15,054
Some other race 13,543 13,759 10,813
Two or more races 14,321 12,741 13,405
Hispanic or Latino 16,151 15,105 12,111
Per capita income by Race or Ethnicity Gulfport Mississippi United States
Per capita income $17,554 $15,853 $21,587
White 21,258 19,387 23,918
Black or African American 11,297 10,042 14,437
Native American 16,664 11,726 12,893
Asian 18,387 17,504 21,823
Native Hawaiian and Pacific islander 13,207 19,794 15,054
Some other race 11,125 10,868 10,813
Two or more races 9,749 12,373 13,405
Hispanic or Latino 13,256 12,549 12,111
Per capita income by Race or Ethnicity Biloxi Mississippi United States
Per capita income $17,809 $15,853 $21,587
White 19,839 19,387 23,918
Black or African American 13,158 10,042 14,437
Native American 18,519 11,726 12,893
Asian 13,073 17,504 21,823
Native Hawaiian and Pacific islander 30,938 19,794 15,054
Some other race 13,071 10,868 10,813
Two or more races 8,171 12,373 13,405
Hispanic or Latino 13,101 12,549 12,111

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