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Timberlane
Census-designated place
Timberlane is located in Louisiana
Timberlane
Timberlane
Location in Louisiana
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish Jefferson
Area
 • Total 1.50 sq mi (3.89 km2)
 • Land 1.50 sq mi (3.89 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 10,364
 • Density 6,890.96/sq mi (2,661.42/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 504
FIPS code 22-75740

Timberlane is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 10,364 in 2020. It is part of the New OrleansMetairieKenner metropolitan statistical area.

Geography

Timberlane is located at 29°52′49″N 90°1′46″W / 29.88028°N 90.02944°W / 29.88028; -90.02944 (29.880140, -90.029523).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.9 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 10,364
U.S. Decennial Census
Timberlane racial composition as of 2020
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 3,888 37.51%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 3,651 35.23%
Native American 16 0.15%
Asian 765 7.38%
Other/Mixed 580 5.6%
Hispanic or Latino 1,464 14.13%

The 2019 American Community Survey estimated 9,950 people lived in the CDP, down from 10,243 at the 2010 U.S. census. At the 2020 U.S. census, the population rebounded to 10,364. In 2019, the racial and ethnic makeup was 37.4% non-Hispanic white, 40.9% Black or African American, 0.1% Native American, 7.2% Asian, 4.5% some other race, 3.5% two or more races, and 10.6% Hispanic and Latino American of any race. By 2020, its racial and ethnic makeup was a tabulated 37.51% non-Hispanic white, 35.23% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 7.38% Asian, 5.6% two or more races, and 14.13% Hispanic and Latino American of any race. The median household income was $54,702 and 8.6% lived at or below the poverty line in 2019.

Education

Residents are assigned to schools in the Jefferson Parish Public Schools system.

Schools that serve Timberlane for elementary school are Cox and Solis. Schools that serve Timberlane for middle school are Gretna Middle and Livaudais. Portions of Timberlane are within the zones of Helen Cox High School and West Jefferson High School. In regards to advanced studies academies, residents are zoned to the Gretna Academy.

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