Laplace Jobs

  • Prepared Foods Manager

    Dorignac's Food Center - Metairie, LA

    Dorignac’s Food Center LLC has been part of the Greater New Orleans community since 1947. We are looking for a new member of our management team to help bring us to the next level...

    from Dorignac's Food Center LLC - 28 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - River Ridge, LA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 14 days ago
  • Critical Care Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - New Orleans, LA

    Critical Care Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated...

    from U.S. Air Force - 1 day ago
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Laplace, Louisiana

LaPlace is a suburb in the New Orleans metropolitan area and a census-designated place in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana, on the East Bank of the Mississippi River. The population was 27,684 at the 2000 census. LaPlace is the southern terminus of Interstate 55, where it joins with Interstate 10, and of US 51, where it terminates at the junction with US 61. LaPlace is located 25 miles west of New Orleans. The nickname is "Andouille Capital of the World" .

Laplace Careers

Among the most common occupations in Laplace are Sales and office occupations, 28%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 15%. Approximately 80 percent of workers in Laplace, Louisiana work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Laplace Industries

The leading industries in Laplace, Louisiana are Educational, health and social services, 16%; Manufacturing, 14%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Laplace job listings indicate that the following industries in Laplace are hiring the most workers:

Laplace Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Laplace, Louisiana is $31,290, and the median income of households in Laplace was $45,103.

Average Salaries in Laplace, LA

Laplace, LA


According to our Laplace Trends data, the number of Laplace, Louisiana jobs has decreased by 14% since September 2013.
Laplace job trends

Laplace Employment Statistics

Population of Laplace
Total population 27,684
Male 49.14%
Female 50.86%
Median age 31.9
Laplace Housing
Owner-occupied homes 81.3%
Median cost of a home $90,100
Median mortgage payment $591
Renter-occupied homes 18.7%
Vacant housing 7.3%
Median monthly rent $516
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $39,304
Median for all female full-time $23,277
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 13%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 24%
$75,000 to $99,999 13%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 13%
High school graduate 38%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 57%
Separated 2%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 9%
White 62%
Black or African American 36%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Laplace Commute
Carpool 15.4%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 28 minutes

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