Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 33,708 with a growth rate of -0.17% 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
201733,708-57-0.17%
201633,765550.16%
201633,710-24-0.07%
201533,734-29-0.09%
201433,763-71-0.21%
201333,834830.25%
201233,751-71-0.21%
201133,822-134-0.39%
201033,9566822.05%
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%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,128
Black or African American9,260
Some Other Race641
Two or More Races556
Asian118
American Indian and Alaska Native62

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

Evangeline 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

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Median Age

35.5


Total

34.5


Male

36.8


Female

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 25,054 adults, (4,761 of which are seniors) in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

16,482

48.81%

Male

17,283

51.19%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All66.8%33.2%
Male62.8%37.2%
Non Family53.6%46.4%
Female37.6%62.4%

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,8712.6766.8
Married5,3043.2788.1
Non Family4,1201.2153.6
Female1,9283.7937.6
Male5193.9162.8

3.35

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Households

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,97413.74%
9th to 12th Grade3,24715.01%
High School Graduate7,91136.56%
Some College3,75517.35%
Associates Degree1,1735.42%
Bachelors Degree1,8378.49%
Graduate Degree7423.43%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,36012,0972,214
Black5,3222,832341
Hispanic73931911
Other Race452115
Multiple Races161116
Native American413813
Asian3030

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 31.71%.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,753$38,051$20,497
Less Than High School$14,222$22,974$9,895
High School Grad$26,568$39,500$16,802
Some College$31,173$53,377$21,461
Bachelors Degree$38,177$50,938$31,791
Graduate Degree$49,412$51,917$47,134

$26,753

Average Earnings

$38,051

Average Male

$20,497

Average Female

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Language

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Language

80.53% of Evangeline Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 19.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 16.24% of the population.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,2784,40453.20%
White22,3424,07918.26%
Multiple43019545.35%
Hispanic33411233.53%
Native551832.73%
Other341338.24%

27.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.65%

Male Poverty Rate

30.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 53.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana is White, with 18.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.76%.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.90%
High School22.16%
Some College15.07%
Bachelors or Greater9.19%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.36%
Male Unemployed43.38%
Female Employed14.14%
Male Employed11.65%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Income

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,724$48,972
Families$42,728$58,335
Married Families$58,854$
Non Families$17,543$29,496

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

1,564

Number of Veterans

1,417

Male Veterans

147

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam627
First Gulf War356
Korea157
Second Gulf War141
World War II95

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54409
75+363
65 to 74363
55 to 64320
18 to 34109

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2717.25%
Black2443.74%
2 or More3520.00%
Indian1331.71%
Hispanic20.21%
Other10.16%

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

11.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

43.5%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

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%
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