Amelia, Louisiana Population 2020

1,647

Amelia is a city located in Louisiana. Amelia has a 2020 population of 1,647. Amelia is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -33.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,459 in 2010. Amelia reached it's highest population of 2,459 in 2010.

The average household income in Amelia is $29,960 with a poverty rate of 25.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $37,300. The median age in Amelia is 28.8 years, 39.1 years for males, and 28.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.9 males.

Amelia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Amelia was:

  • White: 57.92%
  • Other race: 14.09%
  • Two or more races: 11.84%
  • Asian: 7.10%
  • Black or African American: 6.31%
  • Native American: 2.73%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Amelia, Louisiana is 1,647, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,647.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,459.

Amelia, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White95457.92%
Some Other Race23214.09%
Two or More Races19511.84%
Asian1177.10%
Black or African American1046.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native452.73%

Amelia Population Pyramid 2020

Amelia Median Age

28.8


Total

39.1


Male

28.1


Female

Amelia Adults

There are 1,214 adults, (224 of whom are seniors) in Amelia.

Amelia Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Amelia Sex Ratio

Female

931

56.53%

Male

716

43.47%

Amelia Households and Families

Amelia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Amelia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.7%30.3%
Male58.5%41.5%
All54.7%45.3%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female0%100%

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7742.1354.7
Non Family4051.1647.4
Married2973.2669.7
Male413.7858.5
Female311.840

3.15

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Amelia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade13412.65%
9th to 12th Grade23522.19%
High School Graduate52249.29%
Some College1019.54%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree363.40%
Graduate Degree312.93%

Amelia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic47029635
White36530418
Other Race232157
Asian1173414
Multiple Races72478
Black6227
Native American4529

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.29%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 11.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,343$32,722$8,704
Less Than High School$$26,125$7,128
High School Grad$34,278$40,938$
Some College$10,887$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,343

Average Earnings

$32,722

Average Male

$8,704

Average Female

Amelia Language

Amelia Language by Age

Amelia Language

50.38% of Amelia residents speak only English, while 49.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 40.53% of the population.

Amelia Poverty

Amelia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic91713414.61%
White43411326.04%
Black104104100.00%
Multiple1959749.74%
Asian1174941.88%
Other232125.17%

25.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.66%

Male Poverty Rate

33.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amelia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amelia is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amelia is Other, with 5.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.44%
Some College41.58%
High School13.79%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed8.97%
Male Employed6.25%

Amelia Income

Amelia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,283$29,960
Families$29,489$34,098
Married Families$29,750-
Non Families$17,073$26,189

Amelia Marital Status

Amelia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Amelia Married by Age and Sex

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 Over 65.

Amelia Marital Status by Race

Amelia Veterans

23

Number of Veterans

23

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Amelia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amelia Employment Status

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.8%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Amelia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

54.77%

Born in Louisiana

71.22%

Native Born

28.78%

Foreign Born

21.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

71.22% of Amelia residents were born in the United States, with 54.77% having been born in Louisiana. 21.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,6470.00%
20191,6470.00%
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%