Kaplan, Louisiana

Population 4,636

Kaplan is located in Vermilion Parish, LA. The population is 4,636, making Kaplan the 2nd largest city in Vermilion Parish.

There are 3 public schools in Kaplan with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Kaplan is low , and there are 69 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Kaplan is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Kaplan property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Kaplan include Abbeville, Maurice and Gueydan.

Kaplan Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 34.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.1%

Crime Rate

56.16% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 287
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 309
  • Property Crime: 861
  • Larceny Theft: 552

Registered Offenders

88.00% Higher than national avg.
  • 69 offenders in Kaplan
  • 148.84 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

48 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 9
  • Tanks & Spills: 38


Moderate 7.2%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 8.2%
  • National unemployment average: 7.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Kaplan, LA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Kaplan's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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1 Private School

Maltrait Memorial Catholic School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

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

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Property Report Overview

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10 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Kaplan, LA issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 10 permits, were issued for single family homes and 10 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Kaplan, LA issued 2 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: $560
  • 1 Bedroom: $610
  • 2 Bedrooms: $710
  • 3 Bedrooms: $960
  • 4 Bedrooms: $960

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Environmental Hazards

48 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Kaplan, LA has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Kaplan, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.17 Average
    Kaplan, LA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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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 Kaplan, LA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Kaplan, LA: $35,077


Unemployment in Kaplan is 7.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 8.2% and 7.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.84%
White Collar - 48.16%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Boustany Jr.

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

14 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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