Ball, Louisiana Population 2021

3,899
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Ball is a city located in Rapides Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,899, it is the 74th largest city in Louisiana and the 5491st largest city in the United States . Ball is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -2.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,000 in 2010. Ball reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 8 miles, Ball has a population density of 490 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ball is $70,640 with a poverty rate of 6.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $793 per month, and the median house value is $139,300. The median age in Ball is 29.9 years, 26.3 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.

Ball Demographics

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

  • White: 91.99%
  • Black or African American: 4.41%
  • Other race: 1.26%
  • Asian: 1.11%
  • Two or more races: 0.98%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Ball, Louisiana is 3,899 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,935.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,000.

Ball, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,65391.99%
Black or African American1754.41%
Some Other Race501.26%
Asian441.11%
Two or More Races390.98%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.25%
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Ball Population by Race

Ball Population Pyramid $2021

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Ball Median Age

29.9


Total

26.3


Male

35.5


Female

Ball Adults

There are 3,105 adults, (558 of whom are seniors) in Ball.

Ball Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Ball Sex Ratio

Female

1,767

44.50%

Male

2,204

55.50%

Ball Population by Age

Ball Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ball Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female38.6%61.4%
Non Family54.5%45.5%
All64.1%35.9%
Male70.8%29.2%
Married74%26%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ball Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3322.7764.1
Married6743.4774
Non Family4551.454.5
Female1143.7538.6
Male893.2570.8

3.42

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

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Ball Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade351.39%
9th to 12th Grade1254.96%
High School Graduate1,00639.94%
Some College71428.34%
Associates Degree1184.68%
Bachelors Degree42716.95%
Graduate Degree943.73%
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Ball Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ball Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3542,197503
Black636018
2+ Races3939
Hispanic3434
Asian2929

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 black people with a rate of 28.57%.

Ball Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,190$34,717$30,043
Less Than 9th Grade$34,318$40,076$
High School Graduate$29,592$29,803$21,913
Some College$31,188$33,542$25,698
Bachelors Degree$46,886$107,703$39,786
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,190

Average Earnings

$34,717

Average Male

$30,043

Average Female

Ball Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ball Language by Age

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Ball Language

95.26% of Ball residents speak only English, while 4.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.78% of the population.

Ball Language

Ball Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,5002055.86%
Asian291655.17%
Islander1010100.00%
Black11932.52%

6.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.01%

Male Poverty Rate

6.63%

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 2.52% 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 7.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.41%.

Ball Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.50%
Some College7.85%
High School5.37%
Bachelors or Greater4.97%

Ball Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed3.29%
Male Employed0.69%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ball Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ball Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,577$70,640
Families$63,036$87,043
Married Families$67,356-
Non Families$30,313$34,675
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Income by Household Type

Ball Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ball Married by Age and Sex

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Ball Marriage

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

Ball Marital Status by Race

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Ball Marital Status

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522

Number of Veterans

522

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War256
Vietnam131
First Gulf War105
Korea38
World War II

Ball Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34242
65 to 7489
35 to 5485
75+65
55 to 6441

Ball Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White49918.26%
2+ Races2358.97%
Hispanic20100.00%

Ball Veterans by Race

Ball Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ball Veterans by Education

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60.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ball Employment by Age

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Ball Employment by Race

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Ball 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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76.05%

Born in Ball

99.27%

Native Born

0.73%

Foreign Born

0.73%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.27% of Ball residents were born in the United States, with 76.05% having been born in Louisiana. 0.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ball Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,899-18-0.46%
20203,917-18-0.46%
20193,935-18-0.46%
20183,953-34-0.85%
20173,987-3-0.08%
20163,990120.30%
20153,978-22-0.55%
20144,00010.03%
20133,99960.15%
20123,993-3-0.08%
20113,99620.05%
20103,9943130.82%
20003,6813761.08%
19903,305-100-0.30%
19803,4050.00%

Ball Population by Year