St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 10,385 with a growth rate of -0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. St. Helena Parish, Louisiana is the 58th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201810,262-123-1.18%
201710,385-28-0.27%
201610,413-56-0.53%
201510,469-55-0.52%
201410,524-251-2.33%
201310,775-207-1.88%
201210,982240.22%
201110,958-241-2.15%
201011,1991,32513.42%
19909,874470.48%
19809,827-110-1.11%
19709,9377758.46%
19609,1621491.65%
19509,013-529-5.54%
19409,5421,05012.36%
19308,492650.77%
19208,427-745-8.12%
19109,1726938.17%
19008,4794175.17%
18908,0625587.44%
18807,5042,08138.37%
18705,423-1,707-23.94%
18607,1302,56956.33%
18504,5611,03629.39%
18403,525-503-12.49%
18304,0281,00233.11%
18203,0260.00%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American5,671
White4,632
Two or More Races79
American Indian and Alaska Native79
Some Other Race25
Asian23

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Median Age

38.3


Total

37.3


Male

40.7


Female

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 8,163 adults, (1,840 of whom are seniors) in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

66.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

5,416

51.54%

Male

5,093

48.46%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

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

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All82.8%17.2%
Non Family81.3%18.7%
Female78.9%21.1%
Male73.6%26.4%

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9902.682.8
Married1,6523.287.2
Non Family1,2061.0781.3
Female8973.4678.9
Male2352.8873.6

3.15

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4195.81%
9th to 12th Grade1,31918.29%
High School Graduate3,12243.29%
Some College1,10415.31%
Associates Degree4416.11%
Bachelors Degree4105.68%
Graduate Degree3975.50%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,7372,641410
White3,3642,751393
Multiple Races5742
Native American2828
Asian23114
Other Race2
Hispanic11

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 asian people with a rate of 17.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,671$40,277$19,700
Less Than High School$20,232$28,365$16,919
High School Grad$22,076$35,000$15,943
Some College$35,503$47,206$15,530
Bachelors Degree$40,137$42,583$40,117
Graduate Degree$41,912$$54,813

$28,671

Average Earnings

$40,277

Average Male

$19,700

Average Female

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Language

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Language

98.22% of St. Helena Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 1.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.16% of the population.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Poverty

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5942,13938.24%
White4,49854212.05%
Multiple793848.10%

26.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.29%

Male Poverty Rate

28.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 48.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana is White, with 12.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.74%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.24%
High School25.72%
Some College15.35%
Bachelors or Greater8.24%
Name Poverty
Female Employed26.05%
Female Unemployed25.08%
Male Unemployed16.09%
Male Employed10.92%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Income

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,254$53,292
Families$43,150$55,900
Married Families$66,833-
Non Families$15,926$45,532

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.6%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

St. Helena 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.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans

412

Number of Veterans

393

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam219
First Gulf War47
Korea34
Second Gulf War30
World War II

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2997.83%
Black1042.46%
Indian932.14%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

11.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

43.6%

Employment Rate

15.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Greensburg721681-40-5.55%
Montpelier266249-17-6.39%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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