Sunset, LA
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Sunset profile

Living in Sunset

Sunset is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,016 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Sunset is the 142nd largest community in Louisiana.

The citizens of Sunset are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.21% of adults in Sunset having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Sunset in 2018 was $22,063, which is lower middle income relative to Louisiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,252 for a family of four. However, Sunset contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Sunset is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sunset home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sunset residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Sunset include French Canadian, French, Acadian/Cajun, German, and English.

The most common language spoken in Sunset is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.