Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 60,136 with a growth rate of 1.03% 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
201760,1366121.03%
201659,524-690-1.15%
201660,2142350.39%
201559,9794120.69%
201459,5672590.44%
201359,3086361.08%
201258,6724620.79%
201158,210980.17%
201058,1128,05716.10%
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
White48,363
Black or African American8,421
Asian1,331
Two or More Races935
American Indian and Alaska Native312
Some Other Race162

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

Vermilion 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

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Median Age

36.9


Total

35.8


Male

37.9


Female

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 43,869 adults, (8,214 of which are seniors) in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

30,768

51.69%

Male

28,756

48.31%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family67.2%32.8%
Male63.2%36.8%
Female54.1%45.9%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,7432.7175.3
Married10,6213.2288.2
Non Family6,6681.2867.2
Female3,1643.6454.1
Male1,2903.7163.2

3.21

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Households

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,8409.89%
9th to 12th Grade5,48314.12%
High School Graduate16,02841.28%
Some College6,41416.52%
Associates Degree2,2795.87%
Bachelors Degree3,5619.17%
Graduate Degree1,2213.14%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,01625,2394,316
Black4,5993,115202
Hispanic903559181
Asian79225754
Multiple Races303257
Native American2518529
Other Race15882

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 84.82%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 20.04%.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,028$48,402$23,788
Less Than High School$21,167$29,830$14,475
High School Grad$32,357$50,294$20,753
Some College$36,025$53,239$28,239
Bachelors Degree$45,783$53,278$43,655
Graduate Degree$53,409$91,031$48,750

$35,028

Average Earnings

$48,402

Average Male

$23,788

Average Female

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language

80.51% of Vermilion Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 19.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 14.91% of the population.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,9075,70812.43%
Black8,3662,93735.11%
Hispanic1,85260332.56%
Multiple93446950.21%
Asian1,33130022.54%
Native31213844.23%
Other1622616.05%

17.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.69%

Male Poverty Rate

19.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 50.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana is White, with 12.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.34%.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.05%
High School15.41%
Some College10.15%
Bachelors or Greater2.69%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.49%
Male Unemployed25.37%
Female Employed11.17%
Male Employed4.24%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Income

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,083$61,913
Families$58,338$70,270
Married Families$70,122$83,594
Non Families$22,175$36,986

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

3,356

Number of Veterans

3,140

Male Veterans

216

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam875
Second Gulf War769
First Gulf War702
Korea359
World War II215

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+860
35 to 54828
65 to 74579
55 to 64559
18 to 34530

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9828.15%
Black2825.13%
Hispanic595.20%
Asian525.33%
2 or More266.84%
Indian145.58%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

9.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

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%
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