Assumption Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Assumption Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 22,526 with a growth rate of -1.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Assumption Parish, Louisiana is the 42nd largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,526-447-1.95%
201622,9732180.96%
201622,755-140-0.61%
201522,895-143-0.62%
201423,038-153-0.66%
201323,1911240.54%
201223,067-109-0.47%
201123,176-158-0.68%
201023,3345812.55%
199022,7536693.03%
198022,0842,43012.36%
197019,6541,6639.24%
196017,9917134.13%
195017,278-1,263-6.81%
194018,5412,55115.95%
193015,990-1,922-10.73%
192017,912-6,216-25.76%
191024,1282,50811.60%
190021,6201,99110.14%
189019,6292,61915.40%
188017,0103,77628.53%
187013,234-2,145-13.95%
186015,3794,84145.94%
185010,5383,39747.57%
18407,1411,47225.97%
18305,6692,09358.53%
18203,5761,10444.66%
18102,4720.00%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,581
Black or African American6,881
Two or More Races168
Some Other Race154
American Indian and Alaska Native141
Asian48

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

Assumption 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

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Median Age

39.3


Total

37.7


Male

40.9


Female

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 17,712 adults, (3,538 of which are seniors) in Assumption Parish, Louisiana.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

11,689

50.88%

Male

11,284

49.12%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
Male79.9%20.1%
All79.9%20.1%
Female71.4%28.6%
Non Family67.4%32.6%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6762.6279.9
Married4,1643.2490.2
Non Family2,5451.1567.4
Female1,2943.3771.4
Male6732.9579.9

3.18

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Households

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,80511.61%
9th to 12th Grade2,44315.72%
High School Graduate6,44541.47%
Some College2,30614.84%
Associates Degree7694.95%
Bachelors Degree1,2317.92%
Graduate Degree5433.49%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,8528,2851,431
Black4,1322,693271
Hispanic38216337
Other Race11429
Native American77547
Multiple Races575718
Asian484810

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 31.58%.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,769$51,987$23,422
Less Than High School$25,526$40,293$11,176
High School Grad$36,410$54,705$20,594
Some College$32,287$70,813$24,209
Bachelors Degree$41,964$50,938$40,536
Graduate Degree$68,684$59,286$68,947

$34,769

Average Earnings

$51,987

Average Male

$23,422

Average Female

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Language

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Language

86.56% of Assumption Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 13.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 11.59% of the population.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,0511,98813.21%
Black6,7701,95928.94%
Hispanic58412821.92%
Multiple1687343.45%
Native1413826.95%

18.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.85%

Male Poverty Rate

19.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Assumption Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Assumption Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 43.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Assumption Parish, Louisiana is White, with 13.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.27%.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.17%
High School15.65%
Some College9.56%
Bachelors or Greater7.95%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.81%
Male Unemployed18.85%
Female Employed9.18%
Male Employed4.78%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Income

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,822$63,718
Families$59,400$74,763
Married Families$77,035$
Non Families$20,392$35,316

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

1,290

Number of Veterans

1,231

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam628
First Gulf War146
Second Gulf War93
Korea73
World War II47

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74367
55 to 64332
75+266
35 to 54220
18 to 34105

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9347.54%
Black3376.72%
2 or More1631.37%
Hispanic102.48%
Indian33.66%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

17.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.6%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Assumption Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Napoleonville660633-27-4.09%
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