Acadia Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Acadia Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 62,590 with a growth rate of 0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Acadia Parish, Louisiana is the 18th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201762,5902180.35%
201662,372-428-0.68%
201662,8001040.17%
201562,696320.05%
201462,6643800.61%
201362,2843000.48%
201261,9841580.26%
201161,826-33-0.05%
201061,8595,97710.70%
199055,882-545-0.97%
198056,4274,3188.29%
197052,1092,1784.36%
196049,9312,8816.12%
195047,0507901.71%
194046,2606,93417.63%
193039,3264,50612.94%
192034,8202,9739.34%
191031,8478,36435.62%
190023,48310,25277.48%
189013,2310.00%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White49,287
Black or African American11,168
Two or More Races1,180
Some Other Race634
Asian61
American Indian and Alaska Native27
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Median Age

35.8


Total

34.6


Male

37.4


Female

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 45,656 adults, (8,420 of which are seniors) in Acadia Parish, Louisiana.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

32,075

51.43%

Male

30,297

48.57%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All71.1%28.9%
Male62.7%37.3%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
Female42.6%57.4%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,6552.7171.1
Married10,9193.3687.1
Non Family7,0721.2561.8
Female3,4973.3442.6
Male1,1673.5162.7

3.26

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Households

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Education

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,67511.67%
9th to 12th Grade5,15412.86%
High School Graduate16,17340.36%
Some College7,10517.73%
Associates Degree2,5066.25%
Bachelors Degree3,1967.98%
Graduate Degree1,2603.14%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,38025,3743,901
Black6,5504,344381
Hispanic74925727
Multiple Races31519692
Other Race21712444
Native American272111
Asian2222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.74%.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,424$45,771$21,165
Less Than High School$22,262$30,783$12,404
High School Grad$31,430$46,444$17,821
Some College$29,759$45,437$22,381
Bachelors Degree$41,741$59,786$35,321
Graduate Degree$58,375$78,636$43,254

$31,424

Average Earnings

$45,771

Average Male

$21,165

Average Female

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Language

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Language

88.27% of Acadia Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 11.73% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 9.91% of the population.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47,6637,14815.00%
Black10,8104,73643.81%
Hispanic1,25334427.45%
Multiple1,16032528.02%
Other54113424.77%
Islander1515100.00%
Native271037.04%

20.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.55%

Male Poverty Rate

25.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Acadia Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Acadia Parish, Louisiana is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Acadia Parish, Louisiana is White, with 15.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.47%.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.38%
High School19.09%
Some College12.90%
Bachelors or Greater3.89%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.74%
Male Unemployed28.18%
Female Employed16.50%
Male Employed4.35%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Income

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,837$54,988
Families$48,031$63,626
Married Families$63,263$75,760
Non Families$20,401$32,033

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

3,223

Number of Veterans

2,966

Male Veterans

257

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam896
First Gulf War773
Second Gulf War510
Korea472
World War II123

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54894
75+795
65 to 74715
55 to 64466
18 to 34353

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6027.01%
Black5937.63%
Hispanic535.88%
2 or More205.04%
Other82.50%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

16.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Acadia Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Crowley1326313060-203-1.53%
Eunice 1039810279-119-1.14%
Rayne793981341952.46%
Church Point45544495-59-1.30%
Basile 18211812-9-0.49%
Duson 1746175480.46%
Iota15001473-27-1.80%
Estherwood889977889.90%
Morse812806-6-0.74%
Mermentau661651-10-1.51%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990