Amite City, Louisiana Population 2022

3,977
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Amite City is a city located in Louisiana. Amite City has a 2020 population of 3,977. Amite City is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -0.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,005 in 2010.

The average household income in Amite City is $63,064 with a poverty rate of 31.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $836 per month, and the median house value is $95,800. The median age in Amite City is 43.3 years, 34.3 years for males, and 53.6 years for females.

Amite City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Amite Citywas:

  • Black or African American: 48.96%
  • White: 48.13%
  • Asian: 1.86%
  • Two or more races: 1.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Amite City, Louisiana is 3,977 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,005.

Amite City, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,14648.13%
Black or African American2,18348.96%
Asian831.86%
Two or More Races471.05%
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Amite City Population by Race

Amite City Population Pyramid 2022

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Amite City Median Age

43.3


Total

33.9


Male

62


Female

Amite City Adults

There are 3,868 adults, (1,204 of whom are seniors) in Amite City.

Amite City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Amite City Sex Ratio

Female

2,235

50.12%

Male

2,224

49.88%

Amite City Population by Age

Amite City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Amite City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family81.9%18.1%
All78.6%21.4%
Female73.3%26.7%
Married67.8%32.2%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Amite City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8382.3978.6
Married4693.8567.8
Male1423.75100
Female2474.1873.3
Non Family9801.0481.9

3.55

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Amite City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade681.88%
9th to 12th Grade52814.57%
High School Graduate1,68446.46%
Some College72820.08%
Associates Degree1694.66%
Bachelors Degree2867.89%
Graduate Degree1624.47%
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Amite City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Amite City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8441,531385
Black1,6871,43363
2+ Races1111
Asian8354

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 white people with a rate of 20.88%.

Amite City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,759$48,171$30,087
Less Than 9th Grade$$75,716$
High School Graduate$26,404$26,478$
Some College$47,744$49,197$29,651
Bachelors Degree$65,119$$
Graduate Degree$2,500$$

$31,759

Average Earnings

$48,171

Average Male

$30,087

Average Female

Amite City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Amite City Language by Age

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Amite City Language

96.25% of Amite City residents speak only English, while 3.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.89% of the population.

Amite City Language

Amite City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple3636100.00%
Asian833339.76%
White2,05478938.41%
Black2,17150323.17%
OtherNaN%

31.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.59%

Male Poverty Rate

48.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amite City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amite City is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amite City is Other, with NaN% 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 38.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.75%.

Amite City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.25%
High School51.68%
Some College20.49%
Bachelors or Greater8.48%

Amite City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.91%
Male Unemployed56.00%
Female Employed9.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Amite City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Amite City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$24,722$42,725
Families$55,455$76,501
Married Families$108,563-
Non Families$2,500$10,612
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Income by Household Type

Amite City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.3%

Male Marriage Rate

30.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Amite City Married by Age and Sex

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Amite City 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 35-44.

Amite City Marital Status by Race

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Amite City Marital Status

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77

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam38
Korea
World War II

Amite City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5420
55 to 6419
65 to 7438
75+

Amite City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White392.04%
Black382.04%

Amite City Veterans by Race

Amite City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amite City Veterans by Education

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45.6%

Labor Force Participation

38.1%

Employment Rate

16.5%

Unemployment Rate

Amite City Employment by Age

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Amite City Employment by Race

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Amite City 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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83.31%

Born in Amite City

98.14%

Native Born

1.86%

Foreign Born

0.74%

Non Citizen

1.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.14% of Amite City residents were born in the United States, with 83.31% having been born in Louisiana. 0.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Amite City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19302,5360.00%
19502,8042680.50%
19603,3165121.69%
19703,5932770.81%
19804,3017081.81%
19904,236-65-0.15%
20004,110-126-0.30%
20104,141310.08%
20114,127-14-0.34%
20124,113-14-0.34%
20134,099-14-0.34%
20144,085-14-0.34%
20154,071-14-0.34%
20164,057-14-0.34%
20174,043-14-0.35%
20184,029-14-0.35%
20194,015-14-0.35%
20204,005-10-0.25%
20213,991-14-0.35%
20223,977-14-0.35%

Amite City Population by Year