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People

Total Population 1,002
Male Share of the Population 43.7%
Female Share of the Population 56.3%
Senior Citizens 18.1%
Employed Population 16+ 469
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 51.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 4.8%
Median Earnings25+ $30,313
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,065
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,688

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,870
% Above Poverty Level 83%
% Below Poverty Level 17%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home 6.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27%
Median Gross Rent $868
Median House Value $157,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.3%
US/American 0%
English 8.2%
Irish 5.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Grand Isle Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 49 miles S of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Jefferson
Metro Area New Orleans
Standard Zip Codes 70358
Phone Area Codes 504
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.236
Longitude -89.987

Grand Isle Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station GALLIANO
Distance 24 miles
Jan Temp 43 to 63 F
Apr Temp 59 to 77 F
Jul Temp 74 to 90 F
Oct Temp 60 to 79 F
Annual Precip 65.4 inches
Station BURAS
Distance 29.2 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 61 F
Apr Temp 61 to 76 F
Jul Temp 76 to 89 F
Oct Temp 65 to 78 F
Annual Precip 59.8 inches
Station NEW ORLEANS CALLENDER
Distance 40.2 miles
Jan Temp 43 to 62 F
Apr Temp 58 to 77 F
Jul Temp 74 to 91 F
Oct Temp 60 to 79 F
Annual Precip 65.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Golden Meadow 1,783 $60,781

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Grand Isle High Schools

GRAND ISLE HIGH SCHOOL
149 LUDWIG LANE
504-522-8015
A Title I School.
Serves 208 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8

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