Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 132,497 with a growth rate of 4.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana is the 10th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017132,4975,3824.23%
2016127,115-3,508-2.69%
2016130,6231,8881.47%
2015128,7351,7811.40%
2014126,9541,5111.20%
2013125,4431,8061.46%
2012123,6371,0080.82%
2011122,6291,1440.94%
2010121,48535,77641.74%
199085,7095,0116.21%
198080,69814,82322.50%
197065,8756,44110.84%
196059,4346,21611.68%
195053,2187,69916.91%
194045,519-708-1.53%
193046,22714,78747.03%
192031,4402,2807.82%
191029,16011,53565.45%
190017,6254,97039.27%
189012,6553,01731.30%
18809,6381,71021.57%
18707,9280.00%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White85,433
Black or African American37,307
Two or More Races2,576
Asian998
American Indian and Alaska Native459
Some Other Race325
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Median Age

34.7


Total

33.6


Male

35.8


Female

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 95,718 adults, (16,398 of which are seniors) in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

65,431

51.47%

Male

61,684

48.53%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All67.8%32.2%
Male57.4%42.6%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Female51.1%48.9%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,0682.6867.8
Married20,8503.2885.9
Non Family15,0541.353.1
Female8,0693.6451.1
Male2,0952.9257.4

3.28

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Households

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Education

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,7454.60%
9th to 12th Grade11,41714.03%
High School Graduate29,06935.73%
Some College16,85420.71%
Associates Degree4,1755.13%
Bachelors Degree11,04313.57%
Graduate Degree5,0626.22%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White56,19147,97012,933
Black20,82315,3302,201
Hispanic2,7841,787520
Multiple Races870580203
Asian521503270
Native American3251635
Other Race1841304
Islander17

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.82%.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,478$41,470$24,469
Less Than High School$20,495$30,415$11,964
High School Grad$29,448$39,972$19,882
Some College$32,274$42,864$23,471
Bachelors Degree$45,822$53,946$36,693
Graduate Degree$47,799$56,140$46,669

$32,478

Average Earnings

$41,470

Average Male

$24,469

Average Female

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Language

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Language

95.79% of Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 4.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.77% of the population.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black36,07813,65837.86%
White78,67511,46114.57%
Hispanic4,9011,31626.85%
Multiple2,53168627.10%
Asian95441943.92%
Other3149329.62%
Native451183.99%

22.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.02%

Male Poverty Rate

24.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 43.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 3.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.93%.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.52%
High School17.67%
Some College13.43%
Bachelors or Greater5.17%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.54%
Male Unemployed33.71%
Female Employed14.62%
Male Employed7.95%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Income

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,690$59,357
Families$55,729$69,022
Married Families$72,799$85,882
Non Families$23,682$36,979

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

6,812

Number of Veterans

6,340

Male Veterans

472

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,700
First Gulf War1,299
Second Gulf War1,140
Korea562
World War II269

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,702
35 to 541,555
55 to 641,532
75+1,337
18 to 34686

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,2277.79%
Black1,4545.64%
Hispanic1153.45%
2 or More805.90%
Indian5113.08%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

9.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hammond20007206096023.01%
Ponchatoula656472096459.83%
Amite City414144292886.95%
Kentwood219823771798.14%
Independence176218881267.15%
Roseland11211220998.83%
Tangipahoa755821668.74%
Tickfaw694757639.08%
Data Sources
  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