Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Cameron Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 6,912 with a growth rate of 0.38% 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
20176,806-106-1.53%
20176,912260.38%
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
White6,494
Black or African American190
Some Other Race98
Asian19
Two or More Races5

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Median Age

43.2


Total

43.1


Male

43.7


Female

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 5,221 adults, (1,063 of whom are seniors) in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

3,517

51.67%

Male

3,289

48.33%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male96.2%3.8%
Married93.3%6.7%
All89.9%10.1%
Female83.8%16.2%
Non Family82.1%17.9%

89.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6862.5389.9
Married1,6813.0193.3
Non Family6331.2482.1
Female2662.6683.8
Male1062.2596.2

2.91

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade2805.93%
9th to 12th Grade65513.88%
High School Graduate1,79438.02%
Some College86918.42%
Associates Degree55311.72%
Bachelors Degree4699.94%
Graduate Degree982.08%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2623,644533
Hispanic292281
Black1418817
Other Race54
Asian191917
Multiple Races55

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 89.47%.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,685$52,143$29,016
Less Than High School$19,524$22,016$8,190
High School Grad$37,269$73,417$26,115
Some College$44,049$64,583$31,179
Bachelors Degree$41,583$35,156$44,659
Graduate Degree$58,839$$

$35,685

Average Earnings

$52,143

Average Male

$29,016

Average Female

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language

88.55% of Cameron Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 11.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.24% of the population.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,2074487.22%
Hispanic3779926.26%
Other9898100.00%
Black1904322.63%

8.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.41%

Male Poverty Rate

8.93%

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 7.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.87%.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.88%
High School6.26%
Some College5.08%
Bachelors or Greater1.23%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.31%
Female Employed7.75%
Male Employed4.72%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Income

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,194$76,346
Families$74,063$86,913
Married Families$82,356$
Non Families$32,656$40,716

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

538

Number of Veterans

498

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam184
First Gulf War135
Second Gulf War86
Korea52
World War II6

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54148
65 to 74138
75+97
55 to 6482
18 to 3473

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White51410.37%
Black1610.53%
Asian842.11%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

8.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

3%

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