Iberia Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Iberia Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 72,001 with a growth rate of -1.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Iberia Parish, Louisiana is the 17th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201870,941-1,060-1.47%
201772,001-1,007-1.38%
201673,008-753-1.02%
201573,761170.02%
201473,744-110-0.15%
201373,8541830.25%
201273,6712260.31%
201173,4453230.44%
201073,1224,8257.06%
199068,2974,5457.13%
198063,7526,35511.07%
197057,3975,74011.11%
196051,65711,59828.95%
195040,0592,8767.73%
194037,1838,99131.89%
193028,1921,3374.98%
192026,855-4,407-14.10%
191031,2622,2477.74%
190029,0158,01838.19%
189020,9974,32125.91%
188016,6767,63484.43%
18709,0420.00%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White45,077
Black or African American23,101
Two or More Races2,059
Asian2,035
Some Other Race996
American Indian and Alaska Native78

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Median Age

36


Total

35


Male

37


Female

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 53,935 adults, (10,069 of whom are seniors) in Iberia Parish, Louisiana.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

37,555

51.20%

Male

35,791

48.80%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All67.1%32.9%
Male63.6%36.4%
Female53.4%46.6%
Non Family51%49%

67.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,4202.7467.1
Married11,9773.2584
Non Family8,0011.2451
Female4,8603.7253.4
Male1,5823.5263.6

3.29

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,1848.86%
9th to 12th Grade5,95412.60%
High School Graduate20,55243.50%
Some College8,27117.51%
Associates Degree2,2884.84%
Bachelors Degree4,2348.96%
Graduate Degree1,7613.73%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,27525,0854,696
Black13,3119,893890
Hispanic1,631923196
Asian1,287769161
Multiple Races81952099
Other Race53928715
Native American6739

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 82.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.51%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,260$41,905$24,699
Less Than High School$24,499$31,913$11,219
High School Grad$30,291$42,066$22,117
Some College$32,364$46,379$26,164
Bachelors Degree$43,503$53,189$41,302
Graduate Degree$58,929$62,093$50,099

$32,260

Average Earnings

$41,905

Average Male

$24,699

Average Female

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Language

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Language

87.83% of Iberia Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 12.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.73% of the population.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black22,5857,87334.86%
White42,9065,02711.72%
Hispanic2,91874425.50%
Multiple1,97762931.82%
Asian2,03551625.36%
Other99035936.26%
Native531018.87%

20.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.96%

Male Poverty Rate

22.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iberia Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Iberia Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 36.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iberia Parish, Louisiana is White, with 11.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.40%
High School15.36%
Some College13.12%
Bachelors or Greater4.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.35%
Male Unemployed40.07%
Female Employed10.14%
Male Employed4.94%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Income

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,504$63,030
Families$51,852$72,714
Married Families$71,831-
Non Families$28,375$36,623

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Iberia 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.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans

3,331

Number of Veterans

3,006

Male Veterans

325

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,163
First Gulf War767
Second Gulf War474
Korea309
World War II88

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0915.98%
Black1,1647.30%
2 or More606.59%
Hispanic361.89%
Other162.70%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

10.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Iberia Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Iberia3061730386-231-0.75%
Jeanerette55335447-86-1.55%
Delcambre 18661888221.18%
Loreauville88789360.68%
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