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Destrehan is in Saint Charles Parish, in the New Orleans metro area.
The community was named after the Estrehan family, plantation owners
The latitude of Destrehan is 29.942N. The longitude is -90.351W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 10 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 11,260.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Destrehan demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saint Charles Parish economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, New Orleans area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 70087 ZIP code.
13% of Destrehan residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Destrehan ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Destrehan was $25,435, compared with $21,587 nationally.
35% of Destrehan residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Destrehan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $486. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,174.
Libraries in Destrehan include East Regional Branch ... View libraries
Saint Charles Parish supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Destrehan political report.
The average commute time for Destrehan workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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