From a total population of 71,061, Lake Charles has a median age of 34.4. The average age of males, in Lake Charles, is 32.7 while the average age of females is 36.7. When you compare this to median age of Louisiana, Lake Charles is 1.6 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Lake Charles, is $23,475 while the average household income is $35,830. When comparing the median income of people living in Lake Charles to the rest of Louisiana, the average income in Lake Charles is $1,300 less.