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Saint Landry Parish

Population: 82,124

Median Household Income: $ 36,403

Persons in poverty: 22.6 %

High school graduate: 76.7 %

Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.8 %

Persons without health insurance: 10.4 %

Households: 30,485

Number of Companies: 6,711

Men owned firms: 3,412

Women owned firms: 2,329

Veterans: 3,005

St. Landry Parish is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. The parish seat is Opelousas. The parish was created in 1807.
St. Landry Parish comprises the Opelousas, LA Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the Lafayette-Opelousas-Morgan City, LA Combined Statistical Area. It is at the heart of Creole and Cajun culture and heritage in Louisiana.