Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 33,625 with a growth rate of -0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Evangeline Parish, Louisiana is the 32nd largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201833,443-182-0.54%
201733,625-17-0.05%
201633,642-71-0.21%
201533,713-43-0.13%
201433,756-70-0.21%
201333,826800.24%
201233,746-93-0.27%
201133,839-119-0.35%
201033,9586842.06%
199033,274-69-0.21%
198033,3431,4114.42%
197031,9322930.93%
196031,639100.03%
195031,6291,1323.71%
194030,4975,01419.68%
193025,4831,9988.51%
192023,4850.00%

How Many People Live in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana?

33,625

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,942
Black or African American9,302
Some Other Race798
Two or More Races549
Asian122
American Indian and Alaska Native37

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Median Age

35.4


Total

34.3


Male

36.9


Female

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 25,162 adults, (4,910 of whom are seniors) in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

16,518

48.94%

Male

17,232

51.06%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All66.5%33.5%
Male55.4%44.6%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Female38.2%61.8%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,9282.766.5
Married5,4123.2687.1
Non Family4,1831.2553.1
Female1,7524.0838.2
Male5813.7555.4

3.38

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,88013.29%
9th to 12th Grade2,76012.74%
High School Graduate8,31738.38%
Some College3,65816.88%
Associates Degree1,2645.83%
Bachelors Degree2,0829.61%
Graduate Degree7113.28%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,30912,3172,350
Black5,2493,140407
Hispanic85938331
Other Race569156
Multiple Races195118
Asian50503
Native American37282

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 white people with a rate of 15.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,540$40,619$20,845
Less Than High School$14,782$24,778$9,385
High School Grad$27,024$41,018$16,540
Some College$30,963$50,139$21,931
Bachelors Degree$38,266$46,250$34,877
Graduate Degree$49,398$51,458$46,335

$28,540

Average Earnings

$40,619

Average Male

$20,845

Average Female

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Language

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Language

81.21% of Evangeline Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 18.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 15.47% of the population.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,9434,28947.96%
White22,1933,86317.41%
Multiple42918944.06%
Hispanic36211832.60%
Native291965.52%
Other16212.50%

26.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.18%

Male Poverty Rate

28.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 65.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.05%
High School20.39%
Some College15.82%
Bachelors or Greater10.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.72%
Male Unemployed41.93%
Female Employed12.94%
Male Employed12.65%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Income

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,745$49,489
Families$41,445$58,306
Married Families$56,852-
Non Families$19,411$30,647

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Evangeline 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 55-64.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans

1,490

Number of Veterans

1,345

Male Veterans

145

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam585
First Gulf War396
Korea162
Second Gulf War122
World War II88

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2537.19%
Black1952.97%
2 or More2712.80%
Indian1335.14%
Hispanic30.28%
Other20.25%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

11.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

11.9%

Unemployment Rate

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

90.13%

Born in Louisiana

96.75%

Native Born

3.25%

Foreign Born

2.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.75% of Evangeline Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 90.13% having been born in Louisiana. 2.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ville Platte74317270-161-2.17%
Mamou32423187-55-1.70%
Basile 18211812-9-0.49%
Pine Prairie14751465-10-0.68%
Turkey Creek44144320.45%
Chataignier364362-2-0.55%
  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