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Terrebonne Parish

Population: 110,461

Median Household Income: $ 48,747

Persons in poverty: 19 %

High school graduate: 79 %

Bachelor’s degree or higher: 15.6 %

Persons without health insurance: 12.8 %

Households: 39,972

Number of Companies: 10,681

Men owned firms: 5,461

Women owned firms: 3,350

Veterans: 4,964

Terrebonne Parish is a parish located in the southern part of the U.S. state of Louisiana. At the 2010 census, the population was 111,860, and 110,461 in 2019. In 2020, its population declined to 109,580. The parish seat is Houma.[4] The parish was founded in 1822.[5] Terrebonne Parish is part of the Houma-Thibodaux metropolitan statistical area. It is the fifth-largest parish in the state in terms of land area, and it has been a center of Cajun culture since the 18th century. More than 10% of its residents speak French at home.

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