Louisiana is home to more than 4 million residents, making it the 25th most populous of the 50 United States. Louisiana ranks 32nd in total area (51,988.00 square miles) and 32nd in population density (88.51 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 36.5 years, with 76.1% of the population 18 year and over.
According to Homefacts' records there are currently 17,634 criminal and sex offenders in Louisiana (approximately 38.32 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in Louisiana is 4.5% .