Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population 2019

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 59,937 with a growth rate of -0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Vermilion Parish, Louisiana is the 19th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201859,830-107-0.18%
201759,937-156-0.26%
201660,0931620.27%
201559,9313860.65%
201459,5452470.42%
201359,2986531.11%
201258,6454400.76%
201158,2051070.18%
201058,0988,04316.07%
199050,0551,5973.30%
198048,4585,38712.51%
197043,0714,21610.85%
196038,8551,9265.22%
195036,929-821-2.17%
194037,7504,06612.07%
193033,6847,20227.20%
192026,482920.35%
191026,3905,68527.46%
190020,7056,47145.46%
189014,2345,50663.08%
18808,7284,20092.76%
18704,5282044.72%
18604,32491526.84%
18503,4090.00%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White48,554
Black or African American8,549
Asian1,312
Two or More Races926
American Indian and Alaska Native289
Some Other Race211

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2019

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Median Age

36.9


Total

35.9


Male

38


Female

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 44,217 adults, (8,551 of whom are seniors) in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

30,820

51.50%

Male

29,021

48.50%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90%10%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Male63.6%36.4%
Female51.4%48.6%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,7212.7376.5
Married10,5043.2390
Non Family6,6961.3269.9
Female3,1843.7451.4
Male1,3373.5263.6

3.2

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,8789.87%
9th to 12th Grade5,61714.30%
High School Graduate16,39341.72%
Some College6,38116.24%
Associates Degree2,2725.78%
Bachelors Degree3,5709.09%
Graduate Degree1,1823.01%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,25825,5914,252
Black4,6923,103240
Hispanic957612189
Asian81715711
Multiple Races28823817
Native American2637635
Other Race1901188

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 82.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 19.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,433$50,523$23,362
Less Than High School$22,167$32,372$14,614
High School Grad$33,626$51,623$20,918
Some College$36,365$60,306$26,205
Bachelors Degree$45,567$48,894$44,224
Graduate Degree$53,472$76,154$51,141

$35,433

Average Earnings

$50,523

Average Male

$23,362

Average Female

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language

80.68% of Vermilion Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 19.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 14.66% of the population.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,0315,54712.05%
Black8,4883,36839.68%
Hispanic1,96362631.89%
Multiple92443446.97%
Asian1,31233425.46%
Native28916657.44%
Other2117234.12%

17.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.33%

Male Poverty Rate

20.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 57.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vermilion 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 4.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.69%
High School15.35%
Some College11.33%
Bachelors or Greater1.99%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.52%
Male Unemployed24.94%
Female Employed12.37%
Male Employed4.08%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Income

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,266$62,253
Families$59,144$70,066
Married Families$72,966$83,075
Non Families$23,320$37,871

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Vermilion 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 55-64.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans

3,241

Number of Veterans

3,024

Male Veterans

217

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam929
Second Gulf War787
First Gulf War644
Korea343
World War II196

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8907.85%
Black2664.82%
Hispanic907.52%
Asian272.76%
2 or More265.96%
Indian249.13%
Other84.21%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

8.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

58.2%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Abbeville12225124522271.86%
Kaplan46074619120.26%
Erath21142109-5-0.24%
Delcambre 18661888221.18%
Gueydan1398140460.43%
Maurice1059128322421.15%
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