De Soto Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

De Soto Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 27,340 with a growth rate of 0.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. De Soto Parish, Louisiana is the 35th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,164-176-0.64%
201727,3401290.47%
201627,2111000.37%
201527,111450.17%
201427,066-26-0.10%
201327,092700.26%
201227,0222480.93%
201126,7741060.40%
201026,6681,3225.22%
199025,346-381-1.48%
198025,7272,96313.02%
197022,764-1,484-6.12%
196024,248-150-0.61%
195024,398-7,405-23.28%
194031,8037872.54%
193031,0161,6405.58%
192029,3761,6876.09%
191027,6892,62610.48%
190025,0635,20326.20%
189019,8604,25727.28%
188015,6036414.28%
187014,9621,66412.51%
186013,2985,27565.75%
18508,0230.00%

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,252
Black or African American10,017
Two or More Races359
American Indian and Alaska Native299
Some Other Race173
Asian45
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander19

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

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Median Age

39.4


Total

37.8


Male

41.2


Female

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 20,524 adults, (4,484 of whom are seniors) in De Soto Parish, Louisiana.

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

14,010

51.58%

Male

13,154

48.42%

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
Female55.7%44.3%
Male44.4%55.6%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,3312.6172.9
Married4,6663.0785.5
Non Family3,2481.1769.3
Female1,9083.755.7
Male5093.4144.4

3.19

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Households

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Education

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7584.14%
9th to 12th Grade2,42613.24%
High School Graduate7,75542.33%
Some College4,07422.24%
Associates Degree8294.52%
Bachelors Degree1,6559.03%
Graduate Degree8254.50%

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,1969,7681,586
Black6,4314,860817
Hispanic38129958
Native American190879
Multiple Races1461306
Other Race8076
Asian42424
Islander1919

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 15.22%.

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,535$43,352$24,872
Less Than High School$18,733$30,395$14,063
High School Grad$31,813$42,525$23,400
Some College$32,280$48,390$24,443
Bachelors Degree$44,161$47,163$41,000
Graduate Degree$62,446$73,152$61,799

$32,535

Average Earnings

$43,352

Average Male

$24,872

Average Female

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Language

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Language

96.73% of De Soto Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 3.27% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Poverty

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,8954,32843.74%
White15,7072,28914.57%
Native29921070.23%
Multiple35914941.50%
Hispanic75613818.25%
Other1735833.53%
Asian4536.67%

26.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.87%

Male Poverty Rate

26.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in De Soto Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in De Soto Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 70.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in De Soto Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.69%.

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.13%
High School20.30%
Some College13.91%
Bachelors or Greater6.33%

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.06%
Male Unemployed48.31%
Female Employed12.46%
Male Employed7.34%

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Income

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,443$58,742
Families$52,701$69,062
Married Families$73,806$
Non Families$21,962$35,115

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

Female Marriage Rate

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

De Soto 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 45To54.

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race


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

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Veterans

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

1,773

Number of Veterans

1,672

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam830
First Gulf War280
Korea198
Second Gulf War187
World War II72

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74613
75+441
35 to 54311
55 to 64277
18 to 34131

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,30210.40%
Black4075.46%
Hispanic8316.63%
Other3021.13%
2 or More2315.03%
Indian73.65%
Asian48.89%

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

10.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

De Soto Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in De Soto Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mansfield49924913-79-1.58%
Stonewall1846218834218.53%
Logansport15551565100.64%
South Mansfield34634710.29%
Keachi29129320.69%
Grand Cane24224420.83%
Longstreet15715810.64%
Stanley107106-1-0.93%
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