Rapides Parish Population 2017

Rapides Parish's estimated population is 132,424 with a growth rate of 0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rapides Parish is the 10th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016132,4241080.08%
2015132,316-145-0.11%
2014132,461-21-0.02%
2013132,4822980.23%
2012132,1841370.10%
2011132,0472560.19%
2010131,7912350.18%
1990131,556-3,726-2.75%
1980135,28217,20414.57%
1970118,0786,7276.04%
1960111,35120,70322.84%
195090,64817,27823.55%
194073,3707,91512.09%
193065,4556,01110.11%
192059,44414,89933.45%
191044,5454,96712.55%
190039,57811,93643.18%
189027,6424,07917.31%
188023,5635,54830.80%
187018,015-7,345-28.96%
186025,3608,79953.13%
185016,5612,42917.19%
184014,1326,55786.56%
18307,5751,51024.90%
18206,0653,865175.68%
18102,2000.00%

Rapides Parish Population Growth

Population Data via

Rapides Parish Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White84,57363.87%
Black or African American42,32431.96%
Two or More Races2,3271.76%
Asian1,8831.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1570.87%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander520.04%

Rapides Parish Population Pyramid

0k1k2k3k4k5kRapides Parish Male Population0k1k2k3k4k5kRapides Parish Female Population
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