Ball, Louisiana Population 2020

3,982

Ball is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,982, it is the 74th largest city in Louisiana and the 5413th largest city in the United States. Ball is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually but its population has decreased by -0.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,000 in 2010. Ball reached it's highest population of 4,010 in 2014. Spanning over 8 miles, Ball has a population density of 500 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ball is $59,475 with a poverty rate of 13.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $795 per month, and the median house value is $140,200. The median age in Ball is 33.3 years, 27.9 years for males, and 35.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.9 males.

Ball Demographics

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

  • White: 93.16%
  • Black or African American: 3.41%
  • Other race: 1.68%
  • Two or more races: 0.90%
  • Asian: 0.68%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Ball, Louisiana is 3,982, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,978.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,000.

Ball, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,72193.16%
Black or African American1363.41%
Some Other Race671.68%
Two or More Races360.90%
Asian270.68%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.18%

Ball Population Pyramid 2020

Ball Median Age

33.3


Total

27.9


Male

35.4


Female

Ball Adults

There are 3,077 adults, (568 of whom are seniors) in Ball.

Ball Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ball Sex Ratio

Female

1,885

47.20%

Male

2,109

52.80%

Ball Households and Families

Ball Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ball Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
All68%32%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female21.9%78.1%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3682.6768
Married6663.4378.8
Non Family4651.1863.2
Male1323.3366.7
Female1053.721.9

3.39

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ball Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade170.70%
9th to 12th Grade34214.10%
High School Graduate83234.31%
Some College69028.45%
Associates Degree843.46%
Bachelors Degree38816.00%
Graduate Degree722.97%

Ball Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2881,931450
Hispanic616110
Multiple Races3636
Black3129
Asian99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,758$41,135$27,574
Less Than High School$34,432$40,402$
High School Grad$33,065$40,270$30,086
Some College$26,786$32,348$25,863
Bachelors Degree$46,193$105,771$37,708
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,758

Average Earnings

$41,135

Average Male

$27,574

Average Female

Ball Language

Ball Language by Age

Ball Language

91.10% of Ball residents speak only English, while 8.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 4.03% of the population.

Ball Poverty

Ball Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,47845813.17%
Hispanic361541.67%
Islander77100.00%
Black11821.69%

13.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.30%

Male Poverty Rate

10.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ball

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ball is Black, with 1.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.14%
High School10.58%
Some College7.61%
Bachelors or Greater5.87%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed8.49%
Female Employed4.04%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ball Income

Ball Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,772$59,475
Families$55,057$75,765
Married Families$64,778-
Non Families$25,448$25,212

Ball Marital Status

Ball Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Ball Married by Age and Sex

Ball Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Ball Marital Status by Race

Ball Veterans

385

Number of Veterans

385

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam154
First Gulf War129
Second Gulf War60
Korea36
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54118
65 to 74115
55 to 6459
18 to 3450
75+43
Name Veterans % of Total
White36113.35%
2 or More2466.67%
Hispanic1130.56%

$Ball Veterans by Education

14.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ball Employment Status

53.8%

Labor Force Participation

43.2%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Ball 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

71.81%

Born in Louisiana

98.47%

Native Born

1.53%

Foreign Born

1.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.47% of Ball residents were born in the United States, with 71.81% having been born in Louisiana. 1.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,98220.05%
20193,98020.05%
20183,978-26-0.65%
20174,00420.05%
20164,002130.33%
20153,989-21-0.52%
20144,01040.10%
20134,00670.18%
20123,99920.05%
20113,99730.08%
20103,9943130.82%
20003,6813761.08%
19903,305-100-0.30%
19803,4050.00%