Abbeville, Louisiana

Population 12,267

Abbeville is located in Vermilion Parish, LA. The population is 12,267, making Abbeville the largest city in Vermilion Parish.

There are 8 public schools in Abbeville with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Abbeville is moderate , and there are 72 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Abbeville is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Abbeville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Abbeville include Erath, Delcambre and Maurice.

Abbeville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 29.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 61.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9.1%

Crime Rate

27.56% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 16
  • Violent Crimes: 832
  • Robbery: 189
  • Burglary: 749
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

76.93% Higher than national avg.
  • 72 offenders in Abbeville
  • 58.69 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

132 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 9
  • Superfunds: 20
  • Tanks & Spills: 102


Moderate 3.3%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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8 Public Schools view public schools

There are 8 K-12 public schools in Abbeville, LA and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Abbeville's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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72 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Abbeville, LA

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8 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Abbeville, LA issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Abbeville, LA issued 14 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $540
  • 1 Bedroom: $640
  • 2 Bedrooms: $730
  • 3 Bedrooms: $950
  • 4 Bedrooms: $990

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Environmental Hazards

132 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (121/132)
    Abbeville, LA has 91.67% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Abbeville, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.79 Average
    Abbeville, LA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 53.43°
  • February 56.37°
  • March 62.87°
  • April 69.9°
  • May 76.92°
  • June 82.94°
  • July 83.8°
  • August 83.86°
  • September 78.6°
  • October 69.48°
  • November 58.9°
  • December 53.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Abbeville, LA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Abbeville, LA: $29,765


Unemployment in Abbeville is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.20%
White Collar - 51.80%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Boustany Jr.

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