Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 39,021 with a growth rate of -0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana is the 30th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201739,021-237-0.60%
201639,2582630.67%
201638,995-8-0.02%
201539,003-123-0.31%
201439,126140.04%
201339,112-225-0.57%
201239,337-34-0.09%
201139,371-155-0.39%
201039,5262,8377.73%
199036,689-3,174-7.96%
198039,8634,64413.19%
197035,219-434-1.22%
196035,653-2,491-6.53%
195038,144-2,853-6.96%
194040,9972,5206.55%
193038,477-125-0.32%
192038,6022,1475.89%
191036,4553,2399.75%
190033,2167,38028.56%
189025,8366,12931.10%
188019,7071,4427.89%
187018,2651,5669.38%
186016,6992,47117.37%
185014,228-122-0.85%
184014,3506,44581.53%
18307,9054195.60%
18207,4864,616160.84%
18102,8700.00%

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,408
Black or African American15,874
Two or More Races828
American Indian and Alaska Native500
Some Other Race397
Asian251

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

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Median Age

33.6


Total

31.6


Male

34.8


Female

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 29,875 adults, (5,967 of which are seniors) in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana.

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

20,604

52.48%

Male

18,654

47.52%

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.5%19.5%
All55.4%44.6%
Male43.3%56.7%
Female42.6%57.4%
Non Family36.2%63.8%

55.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,3932.6755.4
Non Family5,8411.4236.2
Married5,8063.3180.5
Female2,1343.8242.6
Male6124.443.3

3.46

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Households

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2685.44%
9th to 12th Grade2,58011.08%
High School Graduate7,67232.94%
Some College4,87220.92%
Associates Degree2,53510.88%
Bachelors Degree2,58811.11%
Graduate Degree1,7797.64%

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,54311,6903,188
Black8,5096,665973
Hispanic31730353
Multiple Races29225036
Native American28422822
Other Race26424326
Asian16213579

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 95.58%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 48.77%.

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,464$40,305$21,500
Less Than High School$14,531$27,969$12,188
High School Grad$25,625$36,186$20,000
Some College$25,405$35,088$20,105
Bachelors Degree$40,833$59,271$30,595
Graduate Degree$52,190$72,688$48,500

$27,464

Average Earnings

$40,305

Average Male

$21,500

Average Female

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Language

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Language

97.39% of Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 2.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.83% of the population.

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black15,3766,46542.05%
White20,4394,36621.36%
Hispanic77318123.42%
Other39717744.58%
Native50016633.20%
Multiple8219111.08%
Asian25183.19%

29.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.70%

Male Poverty Rate

31.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 44.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 3.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.76%.

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.38%
Some College21.68%
High School21.18%
Bachelors or Greater5.21%

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.18%
Male Unemployed23.93%
Female Employed16.23%
Male Employed13.03%

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Income

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,697$50,190
Families$46,933$66,750
Married Families$62,832$
Non Families$16,537$24,767

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Natchitoches 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.

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

2,098

Number of Veterans

1,913

Male Veterans

185

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam929
First Gulf War306
Korea231
Second Gulf War164
World War II115

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74551
75+540
55 to 64469
35 to 54400
18 to 34138

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3738.02%
Black6315.49%
2 or More4110.96%
Indian369.42%
Other175.52%
Hispanic91.67%

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

11.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

50.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.3%

Employment Rate

12.1%

Unemployment Rate

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Natchitoches1854518319-226-1.22%
Cam10561046-10-0.95%
Provencal611610-1-0.16%
Natchez597594-3-0.50%
Clarence499489-10-2.00%
Goldonna432425-7-1.62%
Ashland269264-5-1.86%
Robeline174170-4-2.30%
Powhatan135132-3-2.22%
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