St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 46,108 with a growth rate of 0.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana is the 25th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201846,7216131.33%
201746,1083330.73%
201645,7753500.77%
201545,4259842.21%
201444,4411,0072.32%
201343,4341,9494.70%
201241,4851,9704.99%
201139,5152,6917.31%
201036,824-29,807-44.73%
199066,6312,5343.95%
198064,09712,91225.23%
197051,18518,99959.03%
196032,18621,099190.30%
195011,0873,80752.29%
19407,28076811.79%
19306,5121,54431.08%
19204,968-309-5.86%
19105,2772464.89%
19005,03170516.30%
18904,326-79-1.79%
18804,40585223.98%
18703,553-523-12.83%
18604,0762747.21%
18503,80256517.45%
18403,237-119-3.55%
18303,35672127.36%
18202,6351,615158.33%
18101,0200.00%

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,488
Black or African American10,176
Two or More Races1,119
Asian1,104
Some Other Race854
American Indian and Alaska Native289
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander37

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Median Age

33.6


Total

33.2


Male

33.9


Female

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 32,923 adults, (4,629 of whom are seniors) in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

16.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

22,811

50.62%

Male

22,256

49.38%

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All67.6%32.4%
Male63.4%36.6%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female45.4%54.6%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,7913.0267.6
Married6,7323.6483.7
Non Family4,3231.2857.4
Female2,6693.9145.4
Male1,0673.9663.4

3.65

Average Family Size

3.02

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8216.28%
9th to 12th Grade3,48112.00%
High School Graduate11,35739.15%
Some College7,06124.34%
Associates Degree1,7906.17%
Bachelors Degree2,7769.57%
Graduate Degree7242.50%

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,78016,4852,383
Black5,4954,498630
Hispanic2,6751,985290
Asian732463173
Multiple Races50535732
Other Race49530040
Native American2031218
Islander2014

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.34%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,734$37,671$28,577
Less Than High School$24,235$26,907$15,408
High School Grad$32,577$39,535$21,750
Some College$32,565$43,063$26,883
Bachelors Degree$43,274$41,513$43,993
Graduate Degree$46,696$58,846$43,385

$33,734

Average Earnings

$37,671

Average Male

$28,577

Average Female

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Language

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Language

89.69% of St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 10.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.72% of the population.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Poverty

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,3784,74516.72%
Black10,0393,08730.75%
Hispanic4,43285619.31%
Other84721425.27%
Multiple1,11316715.00%
Asian1,1041099.87%
Native2894314.88%
Islander3725.41%

19.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.83%

Male Poverty Rate

22.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 30.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana is Islander, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.50%
Some College16.11%
High School13.82%
Bachelors or Greater6.77%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.85%
Male Unemployed23.32%
Female Employed11.95%
Male Employed6.77%

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Income

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,265$56,649
Families$51,364$62,378
Married Families$65,774$74,025
Non Families$29,106$38,924

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans

1,555

Number of Veterans

1,453

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam541
Second Gulf War248
First Gulf War234
Korea160
World War II55

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3295.52%
Black1572.39%
Hispanic1384.48%
2 or More253.67%
Other193.58%
Indian197.95%
Asian60.74%

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

11.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

  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