Allen Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Allen Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 25,631 with a growth rate of -0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allen Parish, Louisiana is the 37th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201825,605-26-0.10%
201725,631-62-0.24%
201625,693480.19%
201525,645-84-0.33%
201425,729460.18%
201325,683450.18%
201225,638-117-0.45%
201125,755370.14%
201025,7184,49221.16%
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
White18,865
Black or African American5,004
Two or More Races790
American Indian and Alaska Native511
Some Other Race310
Asian187

Allen Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Allen Parish, Louisiana Median Age

38.2


Total

37.4


Male

40.4


Female

Allen Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 20,021 adults, (3,646 of whom are seniors) in Allen Parish, Louisiana.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

56.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

11,125

43.34%

Male

14,542

56.66%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Allen Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allen Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All75.9%24.1%
Male73.1%26.9%
Non Family70.5%29.5%
Female47.9%52.1%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8342.7175.9
Married3,6583.4687.4
Non Family2,6981.0970.5
Female9163.7247.9
Male562473.1

3.45

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2116.77%
9th to 12th Grade2,43513.60%
High School Graduate7,62342.59%
Some College3,33918.66%
Associates Degree9385.24%
Bachelors Degree1,4247.96%
Graduate Degree9285.18%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,67710,5071,867
Black3,7142,608305
Hispanic1,04878489
Native American3322517
Multiple Races28420748
Other Race21411711
Asian11411252

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 98.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.61%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,224$37,357$27,418
Less Than High School$30,215$33,088$14,508
High School Grad$31,416$39,563$23,116
Some College$28,619$28,774$28,438
Bachelors Degree$41,287$51,250$39,222
Graduate Degree$40,035$47,083$39,300

$32,224

Average Earnings

$37,357

Average Male

$27,418

Average Female

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language

90.55% of Allen Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 9.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.27% of the population.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,9602,21413.05%
Black2,81873125.94%
Multiple60223038.21%
Hispanic28318866.43%
Native45717538.29%
Other13211486.36%
Asian1394431.65%

16.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.22%

Male Poverty Rate

17.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 86.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana is White, with 13.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.10%
High School12.65%
Some College12.62%
Bachelors or Greater8.72%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.38%
Male Unemployed15.93%
Female Employed9.25%
Male Employed6.39%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Income

Allen Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,176$57,667
Families$54,821$71,225
Married Families$64,940-
Non Families$18,263$30,000

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans

1,559

Number of Veterans

1,441

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam475
Second Gulf War333
First Gulf War300
Korea82
World War II62

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2178.24%
Black2876.86%
Hispanic343.03%
2 or More288.41%
Indian164.38%
Other114.44%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

9.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

46.2%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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