St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 43,339 with a growth rate of -0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana is the 27th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201843,184-155-0.36%
201743,339-101-0.23%
201643,440-102-0.23%
201543,542-181-0.41%
201443,7231470.34%
201343,576-1,149-2.57%
201244,725-341-0.76%
201145,066-528-1.16%
201045,5945,59814.00%
199039,9968,07225.29%
198031,9248,11134.06%
197023,8135,37429.14%
196018,4393,57824.08%
195014,861950.64%
194014,7666884.89%
193014,0782,18218.34%
192011,896-2,442-17.03%
191014,3382,00816.29%
190012,3309718.55%
189011,3591,67317.27%
18809,6862,92443.24%
18706,762-1,168-14.73%
18607,9306138.38%
18507,3171,54126.68%
18405,776991.74%
18305,6771,82347.30%
18203,85486428.90%
18102,9900.00%

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American24,175
White17,716
Two or More Races845
Some Other Race438
Asian391

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Median Age

36.5


Total

35.1


Male

38


Female

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 32,669 adults, (5,505 of whom are seniors) in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana.

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

60.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

22,280

51.14%

Male

21,285

48.86%

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All76.1%23.9%
Male74.9%25.1%
Female67.7%32.3%
Non Family66.1%33.9%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,4212.7876.1
Married7,5913.2384.5
Non Family3,7071.2766.1
Female3,0563.3867.7
Male1,0673.1474.9

3.17

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4895.19%
9th to 12th Grade3,05310.65%
High School Graduate10,70637.33%
Some College6,89324.04%
Associates Degree1,8416.42%
Bachelors Degree3,38211.79%
Graduate Degree1,3144.58%

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black14,92112,2862,201
White11,71410,2442,102
Hispanic1,5291,112164
Multiple Races28424631
Asian254254198
Other Race2091478

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 77.95%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,602$45,844$29,439
Less Than High School$26,135$40,927$16,974
High School Grad$31,702$43,533$24,370
Some College$36,388$47,050$29,793
Bachelors Degree$44,423$51,850$42,297
Graduate Degree$61,058$73,836$49,102

$36,602

Average Earnings

$45,844

Average Male

$29,439

Average Female

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Language

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Language

93.71% of St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 6.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.58% of the population.

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Poverty

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black23,7796,07425.54%
White15,5641,1567.43%
Hispanic2,4702068.34%
Asian39114136.06%
Multiple80810112.50%
Other438347.76%

17.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.08%

Male Poverty Rate

20.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 36.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana is White, with 7.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.69%
High School16.55%
Some College10.02%
Bachelors or Greater6.94%

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Income

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,628$65,917
Families$59,670$71,690
Married Families$75,728$86,373
Non Families$31,953$41,399

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Marriage

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

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Veterans

2,223

Number of Veterans

2,041

Male Veterans

182

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam822
First Gulf War389
Korea235
Second Gulf War234
World War II156

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black1,1056.37%
White1,0907.62%
Hispanic362.04%
2 or More205.93%
Asian82.31%

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

8.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

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
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990