Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 25,641 with a growth rate of -4.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morehouse Parish, Louisiana is the 37th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,641-1,098-4.11%
201626,7398253.18%
201625,914-395-1.50%
201526,309-344-1.29%
201426,653-282-1.05%
201326,935-442-1.61%
201227,377-99-0.36%
201127,476-396-1.42%
201027,872-4,066-12.73%
199031,938-2,865-8.23%
198034,8032,3407.21%
197032,463-1,246-3.70%
196033,7091,6715.22%
195032,0384,46716.20%
194027,5713,88216.39%
193023,6894,37822.67%
192019,3115252.79%
191018,7862,15212.94%
190016,634-152-0.91%
189016,7862,58018.16%
188014,2064,81951.34%
18709,387-970-9.37%
186010,3576,444164.68%
18503,9130.00%

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,408
Black or African American12,881
Two or More Races190
Some Other Race147
Asian92
American Indian and Alaska Native21

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

Morehouse 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

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Median Age

39.6


Total

37.7


Male

41.2


Female

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 20,161 adults, (4,519 of which are seniors) in Morehouse Parish, Louisiana.

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

13,965

52.23%

Male

12,774

47.77%

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.8%22.2%
All64.9%35.1%
Non Family60.4%39.6%
Female48.8%51.2%
Male42.6%57.4%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,2732.5264.9
Married4,3143.0577.8
Non Family3,7361.1460.4
Female1,7963.7848.8
Male4273.8542.6

3.26

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Households

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3787.69%
9th to 12th Grade2,15712.04%
High School Graduate7,92944.25%
Some College3,00316.76%
Associates Degree1,0055.61%
Bachelors Degree1,84010.27%
Graduate Degree6073.39%

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,7888,2561,690
Black7,8735,965746
Hispanic14173
Multiple Races55403
Other Race4040
Asian3325
Native American2188

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 38.10%.

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,579$30,513$21,625
Less Than High School$16,372$19,539$12,784
High School Grad$22,163$30,277$20,102
Some College$26,869$36,875$25,236
Bachelors Degree$40,375$40,659$39,679
Graduate Degree$46,614$46,446$46,920

$25,579

Average Earnings

$30,513

Average Male

$21,625

Average Female

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Language

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Language

98.50% of Morehouse Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 1.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.22% of the population.

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,3825,31542.93%
White12,9211,82114.09%
Hispanic30620065.36%
Other147147100.00%
Asian923234.78%
Native2121100.00%

28.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.27%

Male Poverty Rate

30.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morehouse Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morehouse Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morehouse Parish, Louisiana is White, with 14.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.12%.

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.12%
High School21.97%
Some College19.19%
Bachelors or Greater9.15%

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.46%
Male Unemployed31.66%
Female Employed16.01%
Male Employed10.04%

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Income

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,279$44,791
Families$37,155$55,277
Married Families$52,283$
Non Families$19,653$25,174

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Morehouse 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.

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

1,549

Number of Veterans

1,455

Male Veterans

94

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam599
First Gulf War256
Korea141
Second Gulf War125
World War II69

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+401
35 to 54383
65 to 74348
55 to 64300
18 to 34117

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,12510.42%
Black4174.56%
Hispanic74.58%
Indian733.33%

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

12.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

51%

Labor Force Participation

46.8%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Morehouse Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bastrop1136610578-788-6.93%
Mer Rouge622584-38-6.11%
Collinston287264-23-8.01%
Bonita284262-22-7.75%
Oak Ridge144133-11-7.64%
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