Vernon Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Vernon Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 50,726 with a growth rate of -2.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Vernon Parish, Louisiana is the 23rd largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201750,726-1,375-2.64%
201652,1014800.93%
201651,6211240.24%
201551,497-1,355-2.56%
201452,852200.04%
201352,832-1,291-2.39%
201254,1231,8803.60%
201152,243-478-0.91%
201052,721-9,240-14.91%
199061,9618,48615.87%
198053,475-319-0.59%
197053,79435,493193.94%
196018,301-673-3.55%
195018,974-168-0.88%
194019,142-905-4.51%
193020,047-446-2.18%
192020,4933,10917.88%
191017,3847,05768.34%
190010,3274,42474.94%
18905,90374314.40%
18805,1600.00%

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White39,884
Black or African American7,476
Two or More Races1,964
Some Other Race1,015
Asian886
American Indian and Alaska Native649
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander227

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

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Median Age

30.1


Total

28.7


Male

31.9


Female

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 38,242 adults, (5,471 of which are seniors) in Vernon Parish, Louisiana.

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

24,673

47.36%

Male

27,428

52.64%

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male60.5%39.5%
Married58.2%41.8%
All53.8%46.2%
Non Family48%52%
Female44.4%55.6%

53.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,7892.8353.8
Married9,8173.4258.2
Non Family5,1511.248
Female2,0183.8944.4
Male8033.4660.5

3.42

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Households

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3904.46%
9th to 12th Grade2,4897.99%
High School Graduate11,57437.17%
Some College8,00725.71%
Associates Degree2,1446.89%
Bachelors Degree3,97312.76%
Graduate Degree1,5615.01%

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,96620,0903,937
Black4,2003,653719
Hispanic2,2792,109438
Multiple Races712629130
Asian632488234
Native American42835982
Other Race42741480
Islander12712019

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 96.96%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 37.03%.

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,158$41,929$24,133
Less Than High School$22,448$26,840$18,291
High School Grad$29,167$37,342$20,863
Some College$34,111$42,575$22,938
Bachelors Degree$44,245$50,940$36,593
Graduate Degree$59,879$74,229$49,896

$34,158

Average Earnings

$41,929

Average Male

$24,133

Average Female

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Language

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Language

91.85% of Vernon Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 8.15% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.36% of the population.

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,6204,94313.88%
Black7,0451,36819.42%
Hispanic4,48770515.71%
Multiple1,9331849.52%
Asian84713315.70%
Other933768.15%
Native624579.13%
Islander227114.85%

14.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.57%

Male Poverty Rate

16.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vernon Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vernon Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 19.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vernon Parish, Louisiana is Islander, with 4.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.58%.

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.30%
High School13.08%
Some College9.31%
Bachelors or Greater4.84%

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.95%
Male Unemployed23.32%
Female Employed7.60%
Male Employed6.39%

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Income

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,561$58,833
Families$53,200$66,411
Married Families$60,747$73,564
Non Families$31,365$37,399

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Vernon 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.

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

6,597

Number of Veterans

5,299

Male Veterans

1,298

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War2,964
First Gulf War2,182
Vietnam1,662
Korea277
World War II114

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,248
18 to 341,738
55 to 641,045
65 to 74979
75+587

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,92518.83%
Black1,24627.52%
Hispanic59124.77%
2 or More16320.90%
Other8619.07%
Indian7014.00%
Asian608.57%
Hawaiian4732.87%

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

7.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

44.9%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Vernon Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Vernon Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
DeRidder 10578110484704.44%
Leesville66136286-327-4.94%
New Llano25972447-150-5.78%
Rosepine16921641-51-3.01%
Anacoco869841-28-3.22%
Simpson638615-23-3.61%
Hornbeck480463-17-3.54%
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