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Arabi
St Bernard Parish, Louisiana

ZipCodes
70032




Page Contents for Arabi, Louisiana

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Louisiana state capital is Baton Rouge.
The population of Arabi is approximately 8,093 2000, 3635 2010.
The approximate number of families is 3,688 2000, 1465 2010.
The amount of land area in Arabi is 4.55 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Arabi is 1.76 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.937 sq kilometers.
The distance from Arabi to Washington DC is 990 miles.
The distance to the Louisiana state capital is 77 miles. (as the crow flies)
Arabi is positioned 29.95 degrees north of the equator and 89.99 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Arabi elevation is 6 feet above sea level.
Arabi per capita income is $ 19,038 2000.
Arabi median income is $ 32,900 2005.
The Arabi median home price is $ 94,800 2005.

Location

on the east bank of the Mississippi River in southeastern Louisiana about four miles from New Orleans. other nearby communities include Chalmette, Terrytown, Gretna, Timberlane, Meraux, Harvey and Belle Chasse.
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History & History Related Items

The area was first known as Stockyard Landing since many stockyards and slaughterhouses were locatged there. EVen at the present time, excavations sometimes dig up old plates or dishes from local hotels or restaurants that brought in food for the animals. It was once part of Orleans Parish.
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Arabi City Government

Arabi is an unincorporation community in St Bernard Parish. Arabi

Miscellany

The population of Arabi was:
1990 - 8,787
2000 - 8,093

The number of housing units was:
1990 - 3,657
2000 - 3,688


Median age:
2000 - 44.1 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 33,937
2005 - $ 32,900

median house value:
2000 - $ 77,900
2005 - $ 94,800

Arabi is located in the central time zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.


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