Demographics

Population

  • Population – 21,567
  • Black – 10,598
  • High School Graduates – 6,857
  • Households – 7,445
  • White – 10,697

Labor Statistics

  • Civilian Labor Force – 10,285
  • Employed – 9,637
  • Unemployed - 648

Largest Employers

  • ADM Grain Company
  • AEP Elmwood Marine
  • Air Products
  • Americas Styrenics
  • Associated Terminals
  • Convent Rail Marine Terminal
  • El Dupont
  • Ergon- St. James
  • Lafarge North America
  • LOCAP Pipeline
  • Louisiana Sugar Refinery
  • Mosaic (Faustina)
  • Mosaic (Uncle Sam)
  • Motiva Enterprises
  • Noranda Alumina
  • Nucor Steel
  • NuStar Logistics
  • Occidental Chemical
  • Petroplex Industrial
  • Plains Marketing
  • RAIN CII Carbon
  • Shell Pipeline/Sugarland
  • Valero Marketing
  • Williams North America
  • YARA North America
  • Zapp's
  • Zen-Noh Grain Company