Acadia Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Acadia Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 62,514 with a growth rate of -0.44% 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
201862,190-324-0.52%
201762,514-279-0.44%
201662,7931120.18%
201562,681170.03%
201462,6643700.59%
201362,2943030.49%
201261,9911380.22%
201161,853-22-0.04%
201061,8755,99310.72%
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
White49,346
Black or African American11,053
Two or More Races1,310
Some Other Race779
Asian65
American Indian and Alaska Native36
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Median Age

35.8


Total

34.6


Male

37.8


Female

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 45,885 adults, (8,798 of whom are seniors) in Acadia Parish, Louisiana.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

32,174

51.39%

Male

30,433

48.61%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All71.3%28.7%
Male68.2%31.8%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Female37.9%62.1%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,6752.7171.3
Married11,2223.3785.4
Non Family7,1721.2464.3
Female3,1293.3737.9
Male1,1523.7768.2

3.29

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,14410.31%
9th to 12th Grade4,84012.04%
High School Graduate16,38140.76%
Some College7,38418.37%
Associates Degree2,5406.32%
Bachelors Degree3,3508.33%
Graduate Degree1,5543.87%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,60326,2784,294
Black6,4304,277420
Hispanic73336530
Multiple Races33019058
Other Race32021688
Native American362914
Asian11

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 38.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,036$46,833$22,545
Less Than High School$22,627$27,750$13,852
High School Grad$31,848$47,447$19,252
Some College$27,983$46,205$21,323
Bachelors Degree$43,457$61,716$37,408
Graduate Degree$60,734$75,833$43,564

$32,036

Average Earnings

$46,833

Average Male

$22,545

Average Female

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Language

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Language

88.38% of Acadia Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 11.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.82% of the population.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47,7097,38915.49%
Black10,7064,93946.13%
Hispanic1,38745132.52%
Multiple1,28038430.00%
Other68525437.08%
Islander1818100.00%
Native361541.67%
Asian251560.00%

21.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.54%

Male Poverty Rate

26.27%

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 15.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.90%
High School17.16%
Some College14.34%
Bachelors or Greater4.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.62%
Male Unemployed24.81%
Female Employed14.32%
Male Employed5.31%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Income

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,492$56,899
Families$52,085$66,275
Married Families$66,164-
Non Families$21,912$32,820

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans

3,098

Number of Veterans

2,816

Male Veterans

282

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam930
First Gulf War660
Second Gulf War467
Korea333
World War II114

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4466.59%
Black6288.11%
Hispanic393.88%
2 or More173.90%
Other71.27%

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

17.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Acadia Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

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%
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