St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 52,673 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. St. Charles Parish, Louisiana is the 21st largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201852,8792060.39%
201752,673-133-0.25%
201652,8062230.42%
201552,583-96-0.18%
201452,679650.12%
201352,6141950.37%
201252,419340.06%
201152,385-432-0.82%
201052,81710,38024.46%
199042,4375,17813.90%
198037,2597,70926.09%
197029,5508,33139.26%
196021,2197,85658.79%
195013,3631,0428.46%
194012,3212101.73%
193012,1113,52541.06%
19208,586-2,621-23.39%
191011,2072,13523.53%
19009,0721,33517.25%
18907,7375768.04%
18807,1612,29447.13%
18704,867-430-8.12%
18605,2971773.46%
18505,1204208.94%
18404,700-447-8.68%
18305,1471,28533.27%
18203,86257117.35%
18103,2910.00%

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White36,851
Black or African American14,008
Some Other Race633
Asian567
Two or More Races533
American Indian and Alaska Native136

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Median Age

37.2


Total

36.3


Male

37.9


Female

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 39,478 adults, (6,227 of whom are seniors) in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana.

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

26,827

50.88%

Male

25,901

49.12%

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

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

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.3%6.7%
All80.3%19.7%
Male77.3%22.7%
Non Family68.9%31.1%
Female56.7%43.3%

80.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,9252.7580.3
Married10,0383.2293.3
Non Family4,6951.268.9
Female3,0773.4356.7
Male1,1153.2377.3

3.19

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3833.97%
9th to 12th Grade2,7267.83%
High School Graduate12,33635.44%
Some College7,84322.53%
Associates Degree2,7767.97%
Bachelors Degree5,84216.78%
Graduate Degree1,9055.47%

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,85921,5855,660
Black8,5746,9821,510
Hispanic1,7661,566383
Other Race34929184
Asian319277109
Multiple Races300283106
Native American545414

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 native american people with a rate of 35.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,578$60,363$34,725
Less Than High School$21,794$29,272$16,139
High School Grad$36,597$52,091$25,608
Some College$44,026$60,678$35,448
Bachelors Degree$60,233$82,034$48,627
Graduate Degree$65,750$97,222$61,358

$45,578

Average Earnings

$60,363

Average Male

$34,725

Average Female

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Language

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Language

93.74% of St. Charles Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 6.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.90% of the population.

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Poverty

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black13,5353,27824.22%
White34,2262,4507.16%
Hispanic3,03544514.66%
Asian56710718.87%
Other6279515.15%
Multiple5277614.42%
Native13632.21%

12.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.32%

Male Poverty Rate

13.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 24.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 2.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.20%
High School11.72%
Some College7.82%
Bachelors or Greater3.41%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.63%
Male Unemployed33.05%
Female Employed5.65%
Male Employed4.04%

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Income

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,707$81,938
Families$77,261$91,381
Married Families$99,024-
Non Families$32,698$49,647

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

St. Charles 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. Charles Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Veterans

3,020

Number of Veterans

2,845

Male Veterans

175

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam983
First Gulf War808
Second Gulf War433
Korea215
World War II117

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1187.53%
Black8908.91%
Hispanic532.58%
2 or More122.96%

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

6.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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