Iberia Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Iberia Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 72,176 with a growth rate of -2.20% 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
201772,176-1,623-2.20%
201673,7997220.99%
201673,077-756-1.02%
201573,833750.10%
201473,758-128-0.17%
201373,8861030.14%
201273,7832790.38%
201173,5042340.32%
201073,2704,9737.28%
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
White45,666
Black or African American23,044
Two or More Races2,111
Asian2,056
Some Other Race854
American Indian and Alaska Native68

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

Iberia 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

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Median Age

35.9


Total

34.9


Male

36.9


Female

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 54,168 adults, (10,037 of which are seniors) in Iberia Parish, Louisiana.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

37,768

51.18%

Male

36,031

48.82%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All69.8%30.2%
Male65%35%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female54.5%45.5%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,1852.7969.8
Married11,9443.2984.2
Non Family7,4161.258.1
Female5,1003.6554.5
Male1,7253.5265

3.29

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Households

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,4389.35%
9th to 12th Grade6,10112.86%
High School Graduate19,58641.28%
Some College8,64118.21%
Associates Degree2,1644.56%
Bachelors Degree4,5909.67%
Graduate Degree1,9324.07%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,49424,8205,122
Black13,2319,8501,027
Hispanic1,631976162
Asian1,288763174
Multiple Races86658478
Other Race41625717
Native American6118

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 81.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.80%.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,547$42,125$23,017
Less Than High School$21,942$31,160$11,958
High School Grad$29,027$47,994$20,164
Some College$31,228$41,500$26,368
Bachelors Degree$43,192$52,944$40,043
Graduate Degree$56,250$77,045$48,200

$31,547

Average Earnings

$42,125

Average Male

$23,017

Average Female

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Language

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Language

87.50% of Iberia Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 12.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 7.05% of the population.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black22,5737,76434.40%
White43,3445,01211.56%
Multiple2,02969934.45%
Asian2,05655727.09%
Hispanic2,81944115.64%
Other84919322.73%
Native422252.38%

19.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.99%

Male Poverty Rate

22.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iberia Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Iberia Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 52.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iberia Parish, Louisiana is White, with 11.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.17%.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.35%
High School15.88%
Some College12.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.92%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.87%
Male Unemployed36.69%
Female Employed10.92%
Male Employed4.90%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Income

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,573$64,553
Families$51,001$73,364
Married Families$71,028$94,746
Non Families$27,018$37,448

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

3,779

Number of Veterans

3,424

Male Veterans

355

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,318
First Gulf War858
Second Gulf War431
Korea419
World War II132

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,054
75+849
65 to 74808
55 to 64803
18 to 34265

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5607.24%
Black1,1217.07%
2 or More808.57%
Hispanic402.19%
Other183.52%

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

9.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Iberia Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

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%
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