Broussard, Louisiana

Population 8,138

Broussard is located in Lafayette Parish, LA. The population is 8,138, making Broussard the 3rd largest city in Lafayette Parish.

There are 2 public schools in Broussard with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Broussard is low , and there are 20 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Broussard is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Broussard property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Broussard include Youngsville, Cade and Lafayette.

Broussard Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 35.4%

Crime Rate

30.06% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 108
  • Violent Crimes: 246
  • Robbery: 46
  • Burglary: 770
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

36.02% Higher than national avg.
  • 20 offenders in Broussard
  • 24.58 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

79 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 11
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 67


Moderate 3.0%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 2 K-12 public schools in Broussard, LA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Broussard's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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1 Private School

St Cecilia School

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Broussard, LA

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383 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Broussard, LA issued 383 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 383 permits, 268 were issued for single family homes and 115 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Broussard, LA issued 372 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 372 permits, 368 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $698
  • 1 Bedroom: $885
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,010
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,358
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,560

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Environmental Hazards

79 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (308/320)
    Broussard, LA has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Broussard, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.79 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 53.18°
  • February 56.23°
  • March 62.73°
  • April 69.78°
  • May 76.53°
  • June 83°
  • July 83.3°
  • August 83.94°
  • September 78.93°
  • October 69.38°
  • November 60.7°
  • December 53.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Broussard, LA

Broussard, LA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Broussard, LA has a very high risk of hurricanes.
Broussard, LA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Broussard, LA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Broussard, LA: $71,250


Unemployment in Broussard is 3.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 34.83%
White Collar - 65.17%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bobby Jindal
  • Sen. Bill Cassidy
  • Sen. David Vitter

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Boustany Jr.

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Broussard, LA

10 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Broussard, LA

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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