Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 132,322 with a growth rate of 1.27% 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
2018133,7771,4551.10%
2017132,3221,6651.27%
2016130,6571,9171.49%
2015128,7401,7181.35%
2014127,0221,4961.19%
2013125,5261,8871.53%
2012123,6399550.78%
2011122,6841,2020.99%
2010121,48235,77341.74%
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
White86,555
Black or African American37,995
Two or More Races2,582
Asian961
Some Other Race391
American Indian and Alaska Native354
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Median Age

34.9


Total

33.9


Male

35.8


Female

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 96,994 adults, (17,083 of whom are seniors) in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

66,302

51.46%

Male

62,548

48.54%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All68.2%31.8%
Male61.8%38.2%
Non Family55.2%44.8%
Female50.1%49.9%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,5982.6368.2
Married21,2723.2285.6
Non Family15,6781.2755.2
Female8,3843.5850.1
Male2,2643.0261.8

3.21

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,7724.55%
9th to 12th Grade11,13513.42%
High School Graduate30,06536.23%
Some College17,39420.96%
Associates Degree4,1254.97%
Bachelors Degree11,67914.07%
Graduate Degree4,8205.81%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57,10648,77413,324
Black21,45916,2672,293
Hispanic2,9291,890484
Multiple Races777536240
Asian483445179
Native American3102407
Other Race262203
Islander12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 92.13%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,022$43,031$25,942
Less Than High School$21,941$30,953$13,561
High School Grad$30,706$41,070$22,720
Some College$32,261$44,611$24,090
Bachelors Degree$48,548$56,341$39,175
Graduate Degree$49,524$63,750$45,923

$34,022

Average Earnings

$43,031

Average Male

$25,942

Average Female

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Language

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Language

95.77% of Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 4.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.78% of the population.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black36,64414,26238.92%
White79,46510,64313.39%
Hispanic5,0871,49629.41%
Multiple2,53358122.94%
Asian90247352.44%
Other3797920.84%
Native34641.16%

21.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.58%

Male Poverty Rate

24.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 52.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 1.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.99%
High School16.53%
Some College13.16%
Bachelors or Greater5.40%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.69%
Male Unemployed30.37%
Female Employed14.03%
Male Employed6.96%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Income

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,901$61,187
Families$57,472$71,026
Married Families$75,403$87,709
Non Families$24,786$37,911

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans

6,740

Number of Veterans

6,230

Male Veterans

510

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,584
First Gulf War1,426
Second Gulf War1,249
Korea443
World War II207

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,0617.45%
Black1,5095.72%
2 or More14711.99%
Hispanic1183.35%
Indian236.95%

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

10.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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