Red River Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Red River Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 8,519 with a growth rate of -1.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Red River Parish, Louisiana is the 61st largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20188,477-42-0.49%
20178,519-102-1.18%
20168,621-93-1.07%
20158,714-46-0.53%
20148,760-199-2.22%
20138,959-113-1.25%
20129,072-10-0.11%
20119,082-17-0.19%
20109,099-288-3.07%
19909,387-1,046-10.03%
198010,4331,20713.08%
19709,226-752-7.54%
19609,978-2,135-17.63%
195012,113-3,768-23.73%
194015,881-197-1.23%
193016,0787775.08%
192015,3013,89934.20%
191011,402-146-1.26%
190011,5482302.03%
189011,3182,74532.02%
18808,5730.00%

How Many People Live in Red River Parish, Louisiana?

8,519

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,025
Black or African American3,269
Two or More Races305
Some Other Race62
American Indian and Alaska Native38
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20
Asian4

Red River Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Red River Parish, Louisiana Median Age

39.9


Total

37.8


Male

42.9


Female

Red River Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 6,623 adults, (1,550 of whom are seniors) in Red River Parish, Louisiana.

Red River Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Red River Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

4,531

51.94%

Male

4,192

48.06%

Red River Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Red River Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Red River Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.9%10.1%
All74.6%25.4%
Male67.3%32.7%
Female64.6%35.4%
Non Family62%38%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3742.5574.6
Married1,4433.2889.9
Non Family1,2581.0462
Female5053.9264.6
Male1683.4167.3

3.34

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Red River Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2734.72%
9th to 12th Grade80113.83%
High School Graduate2,46942.64%
Some College1,01017.44%
Associates Degree3315.72%
Bachelors Degree5429.36%
Graduate Degree3646.29%

Red River Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6393,195620
Black1,9391,386270
Hispanic1062916
Other Race627
Multiple Races6161
Native American3838

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.04%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,403$46,230$24,279
Less Than High School$15,682$24,722$10,917
High School Grad$29,286$46,161$23,250
Some College$28,025$41,000$25,149
Bachelors Degree$57,885$105,030$30,660
Graduate Degree$50,500$$51,083

$29,403

Average Earnings

$46,230

Average Male

$24,279

Average Female

Red River Parish, Louisiana Language

Red River Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Red River Parish, Louisiana Language

98.81% of Red River Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 1.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.86% of the population.

Red River Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Red River Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,1761,17436.96%
White4,92556011.37%
Multiple23331.29%

20.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.14%

Male Poverty Rate

23.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Red River Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Red River Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 36.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Red River Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 1.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.48%
High School16.54%
Some College11.57%
Bachelors or Greater8.19%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed69.12%
Female Unemployed18.56%
Female Employed17.21%
Male Employed6.73%

Red River Parish, Louisiana Income

Red River Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,510$62,278
Families$50,298$79,700
Married Families$63,142-
Non Families$18,793$31,588

Red River Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Red River Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Red River Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Red River Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Red River Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Red River Parish, Louisiana Veterans

425

Number of Veterans

382

Male Veterans

43

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam137
First Gulf War95
Korea41
Second Gulf War38
World War II21

Red River Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2917.23%
Black1315.40%
Hispanic98.49%
2 or More34.76%

Red River Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

16.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Red River Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

51.8%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Red River Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

86.32%

Born in Louisiana

99.09%

Native Born

0.91%

Foreign Born

0.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.09% of Red River Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 86.32% having been born in Louisiana. 0.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Red River Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Coushatta19641841-123-6.26%
Martin594560-34-5.72%
Hall Summit300281-19-6.33%
Edgefield218205-13-5.96%
  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