Allen Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Allen Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 25,621 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allen Parish, Louisiana is the 38th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,621-65-0.25%
201625,686670.26%
201625,619-11-0.04%
201525,630-94-0.37%
201425,724480.19%
201325,676440.17%
201225,632-109-0.42%
201125,741200.08%
201025,7214,49521.18%
199021,226-164-0.77%
198021,3905962.87%
197020,7949274.67%
196019,8671,0325.48%
195018,8351,2957.38%
194017,5402,27914.93%
193015,261-3,121-16.98%
192018,3820.00%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,797
Black or African American5,050
Two or More Races833
American Indian and Alaska Native516
Some Other Race219
Asian204

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

Allen Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Allen Parish, Louisiana Median Age

38.6


Total

37.4


Male

40.7


Female

Allen Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 20,162 adults, (3,484 of which are seniors) in Allen Parish, Louisiana.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

53.6

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

10,811

42.20%

Male

14,808

57.80%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Allen Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allen Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All73.8%26.2%
Male71.3%28.7%
Non Family67%33%
Female53.8%46.2%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Allen Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8812.6973.8
Married3,5513.5685.2
Non Family2,7841.1367
Female1,0233.4453.8
Male5233.7171.3

3.46

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen Parish, Louisiana Households

Allen Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1436.38%
9th to 12th Grade2,58914.44%
High School Graduate7,69942.95%
Some College3,42419.10%
Associates Degree9435.26%
Bachelors Degree1,2006.69%
Graduate Degree9295.18%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,58210,3971,629
Black3,8652,659315
Hispanic90167080
Native American3482689
Multiple Races32924752
Other Race1399515
Asian13413162

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 97.76%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.27%.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,176$38,821$26,468
Less Than High School$25,625$29,871$16,694
High School Grad$30,668$39,531$21,843
Some College$28,897$35,054$27,585
Bachelors Degree$40,392$50,388$38,393
Graduate Degree$39,219$54,196$37,008

$31,176

Average Earnings

$38,821

Average Male

$26,468

Average Female

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language

90.37% of Allen Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 9.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.16% of the population.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,9762,29013.49%
Black2,82360621.47%
Multiple61821033.98%
Native44816035.71%
Hispanic22111552.04%
Other775875.32%
Asian1623823.46%

15.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.25%

Male Poverty Rate

17.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 75.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana is White, with 13.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.52%.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.18%
Some College14.19%
High School12.79%
Bachelors or Greater7.83%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.79%
Female Unemployed21.51%
Female Employed8.05%
Male Employed6.03%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Income

Allen Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,801$56,744
Families$52,989$70,377
Married Families$66,287$
Non Families$18,370$30,047

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Allen 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 35To44.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

1,714

Number of Veterans

1,626

Male Veterans

88

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam460
Second Gulf War383
First Gulf War340
Korea99
World War II86

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54478
65 to 74391
55 to 64297
18 to 34283
75+265

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3699.34%
Black3026.85%
2 or More328.27%
Hispanic212.13%
Indian112.93%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

7.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Allen Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

45.7%

Labor Force Participation

41.5%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Allen Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Allen Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Allen Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oakdale77847704-80-1.03%
Kinder24772436-41-1.66%
Oberlin17701749-21-1.19%
Elizabeth532553213.95%
Reeves232229-3-1.29%
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