Amelia, Louisiana Population 2021

2,215
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Amelia is a city located in St. Mary Parish Louisiana. Amelia has a 2020 population of 2,215. Amelia is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -9.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,459 in 2010. Amelia reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Amelia is $32,052 with a poverty rate of 25.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $792 per month, and the median house value is $33,100. The median age in Amelia is 31.2 years, 29.6 years for males, and 34.1 years for females.

Amelia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ameliawas:

  • Other race: 33.05%
  • White: 30.84%
  • Black or African American: 12.69%
  • Asian: 12.33%
  • Two or more races: 9.07%
  • Native American: 2.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Amelia, Louisiana is 2,215 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,215.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,459.

Amelia, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Some Other Race73233.05%
White68330.84%
Black or African American28112.69%
Asian27312.33%
Two or More Races2019.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native452.03%
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Amelia Population by Race

Amelia Population Pyramid $2021

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Amelia Median Age

31.2


Total

29.6


Male

34.1


Female

Amelia Adults

There are 1,665 adults, (240 of whom are seniors) in Amelia.

Amelia Age Dependency

55.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Amelia Sex Ratio

Female

1,131

51.06%

Male

1,084

48.94%

Amelia Population by Age

Amelia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Amelia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female0%100%
Non Family46.9%53.1%
All52.9%47.1%
Married58.6%41.4%
Male74.8%25.2%

52.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Amelia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9042.4552.9
Non Family382046.9
Married3023.5558.6
Male1633.0574.8
Female574.630

3.45

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Amelia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade18313.60%
9th to 12th Grade24918.50%
High School Graduate76256.61%
Some College967.13%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree413.05%
Graduate Degree151.11%
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Amelia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Amelia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic48730733
Other Race414244
White3963198
Black233195
Asian1856615
Native American4527
2+ Races3030

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 8.11%.

Amelia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,173$40,760$32,159
Less Than 9th Grade$$41,139$6,250
High School Graduate$41,220$41,333$41,125
Some College$11,083$$11,083
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$40,173

Average Earnings

$40,760

Average Male

$32,159

Average Female

Amelia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Amelia Language by Age

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Amelia Language

46.12% of Amelia residents speak only English, while 53.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 41.57% of the population.

Amelia Language

Amelia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian27320976.56%
Hispanic1,01212912.75%
Black28111440.57%
White5589517.03%
Multiple2017135.32%
Other732385.19%

25.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.73%

Male Poverty Rate

37.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amelia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amelia is Asian, with 76.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amelia is Other, with 5.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.74%.

Amelia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College44.79%
Less Than 9th Grade42.82%
High School11.68%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Amelia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed14.07%
Male Employed0.00%

Amelia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Amelia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,833$32,052
Families$40,503$40,104
Married Families$38,063-
Non Families$16,678$21,049
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Income by Household Type

Amelia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Amelia Married by Age and Sex

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Amelia 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 20-34.

Amelia Marital Status by Race

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Amelia Marital Status

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22

Number of Veterans

22

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Amelia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+16
65 to 746
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Amelia Veterans by Age

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Amelia Veterans by Race

Amelia Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amelia Veterans by Education

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48.4%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Amelia Employment by Age

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Amelia Employment by Race

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Amelia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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52.60%

Born in Amelia

63.52%

Native Born

36.48%

Foreign Born

28.89%

Non Citizen

7.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

63.52% of Amelia residents were born in the United States, with 52.60% having been born in Louisiana. 28.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Amelia Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,2150.00%
20202,2150.00%
20192,21556834.49%
20181,647-229-12.21%
20171,876-111-5.59%
20161,987-421-17.48%
20152,4081185.15%
20142,29040.17%
20132,286-15-0.65%
20122,3011748.18%
20112,127-332-13.50%
20102,4590.00%

Amelia Population by Year