Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Cameron Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 6,912 with a growth rate of 2.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cameron Parish, Louisiana is the 63rd largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,9121732.57%
20166,739-147-2.13%
20166,886711.04%
20156,8151001.49%
20146,715120.18%
20136,703831.25%
20126,620-42-0.63%
20116,662-245-3.55%
20106,907-2,353-25.41%
19909,260-76-0.81%
19809,3361,14213.94%
19708,1941,28518.60%
19606,90966510.65%
19506,244-959-13.31%
19407,2031,14918.98%
19306,0542,10253.19%
19203,952-336-7.84%
19104,2883368.50%
19003,9521,12439.75%
18902,82841217.05%
18802,41682551.85%
18701,5910.00%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,424
Some Other Race166
Black or African American107
Asian35
Two or More Races7

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

Cameron 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

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Median Age

40.9


Total

40.5


Male

41.3


Female

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 5,169 adults, (1,031 of which are seniors) in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

3,449

51.18%

Male

3,290

48.82%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male96.2%3.8%
Married93%7%
All89.9%10.1%
Female83.3%16.7%
Non Family80.8%19.2%

89.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6532.5489.9
Married1,7682.9293
Non Family5631.2580.8
Female1922.8783.3
Male1302.3596.2

2.86

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Households

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3136.87%
9th to 12th Grade4409.66%
High School Graduate1,67336.74%
Some College80017.57%
Associates Degree55712.23%
Bachelors Degree57212.56%
Graduate Degree1994.37%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2023,574684
Hispanic26416254
Other Race100
Black47241
Asian353533
Multiple Races77

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 94.29%.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,891$56,719$27,917
Less Than High School$22,391$41,447$10,357
High School Grad$35,980$60,071$21,921
Some College$46,951$64,375$28,317
Bachelors Degree$44,236$54,375$42,056
Graduate Degree$55,333$152,991$41,968

$40,891

Average Earnings

$56,719

Average Male

$27,917

Average Female

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language

91.06% of Cameron Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 8.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 5.22% of the population.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,2444036.45%
Hispanic34216748.83%
Other166166100.00%
Black1073128.97%

8.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.22%

Male Poverty Rate

8.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cameron Parish, Louisiana is White, with 6.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.09%.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.35%
High School5.68%
Bachelors or Greater4.80%
Some College4.51%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.67%
Male Unemployed9.33%
Male Employed6.14%
Female Employed5.31%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Income

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,679$80,054
Families$79,146$89,868
Married Families$80,948$
Non Families$32,031$42,362

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.8%

Male Marriage Rate

63.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Cameron 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.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

520

Number of Veterans

490

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam189
First Gulf War69
Second Gulf War62
Korea37
World War II7

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74148
55 to 64137
35 to 5490
75+83
18 to 3462

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White50210.17%
Hispanic4816.78%
Asian1851.43%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

6.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

63.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

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