Hammond, LA Metro Area Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Hammond is 130,504, a change of 5.14% when compared to 2014. With an area of 791.32 square miles, this works out to a population density of 164.92 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 47,527, with an average household size of 2.67.
Hammond's 2018 unemployment rate was 8.57%.
The average household income in Hammond for 2018 was $61,841, while the median was $46,297.

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Hammond Fertility Rate

1,237 estimated births

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Hammond Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,186

Hammond Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $808

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Hammond Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Hammond, LA Metro Area 124,125
2015 Hammond, LA Metro Area 125,486
2016 Hammond, LA Metro Area 127,115
2017 Hammond, LA Metro Area 128,850
2018 Hammond, LA Metro Area 130,504