Opelousas, LA has two higher education schools within its city limits. Louisiana Technical College-T H Harris Campus, the highest ranked school in the city, has a total student population of 659. It is the 4263rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 87th highest in the state of Louisiana (#1 is Tulane University of Louisiana). Opelousas lies in St. Landry county, which is one of the 46 counties in Louisiana. The New Iberia nonmetropolitan area area has 138,730 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $17.04/hr average worker wage, and a $35,450 average annual salary.
Of the 2 schools in Opelousas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Opelousas School of Cosmetology Inc comes out as the most expensive ($9,884/yr), with Louisiana Technical College-T H Harris Campus as the lowest recorded at only $4,031/yr.Popular Bars in Opelousas:
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|Baton Rouge||LA||221,091||22||23.4771||270||57.0 miles|
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