Bayou Cane, Louisiana Population 2020

20,829

Bayou Cane is a city located in Louisiana. Bayou Cane has a 2020 population of 20,829. Bayou Cane is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,355 in 2010. Bayou Cane reached it's highest population of 21,173 in 2017.

The average household income in Bayou Cane is $70,251 with a poverty rate of 14.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $985 per month, and the median house value is $162,400. The median age in Bayou Cane is 33.6 years, 32.4 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.7 males.

Bayou Cane Demographics

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

  • White: 74.20%
  • Black or African American: 16.79%
  • Native American: 4.22%
  • Other race: 2.10%
  • Asian: 1.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bayou Cane, Louisiana is 20,829, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,829.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,355.

Bayou Cane, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,45674.20%
Black or African American3,49716.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native8804.22%
Some Other Race4382.10%
Asian2841.36%
Two or More Races2741.32%

Bayou Cane Population Pyramid 2020

Bayou Cane Median Age

33.6


Total

32.4


Male

36.3


Female

Bayou Cane Adults

There are 15,833 adults, (3,080 of whom are seniors) in Bayou Cane.

Bayou Cane Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bayou Cane Sex Ratio

Female

10,922

52.44%

Male

9,907

47.56%

Bayou Cane Households and Families

Bayou Cane Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bayou Cane Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.4%23.6%
All60%40%
Male51.4%48.6%
Non Family46.9%53.1%
Female46.5%53.5%

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7432.6460
Married3,3843.3276.4
Non Family2,6961.3546.9
Female1,2703.2146.5
Male3933.8251.4

3.23

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bayou Cane Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0627.76%
9th to 12th Grade1,57011.48%
High School Graduate4,90235.83%
Some College2,71119.82%
Associates Degree1,1138.14%
Bachelors Degree1,84113.46%
Graduate Degree4813.52%

Bayou Cane Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,3818,2931,503
Black1,8081,564470
Hispanic72852164
Native American513440126
Other Race27116611
Asian169169138
Multiple Races816121

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 asian people with a rate of 81.66%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,870$52,797$30,494
Less Than High School$39,876$40,609$27,426
High School Grad$39,531$62,588$22,007
Some College$37,479$41,984$30,880
Bachelors Degree$42,540$69,346$39,840
Graduate Degree$64,592$83,194$57,778

$40,870

Average Earnings

$52,797

Average Male

$30,494

Average Female

Bayou Cane Language

Bayou Cane Language by Age

Bayou Cane Language

90.32% of Bayou Cane residents speak only English, while 9.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.86% of the population.

Bayou Cane Poverty

Bayou Cane Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1881,64711.61%
Black3,46178222.59%
Hispanic1,37725018.16%
Native88017219.55%
Multiple27415155.11%
Other4306515.12%
Asian284217.39%

14.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.37%

Male Poverty Rate

16.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bayou Cane

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bayou Cane is Multiple, with 55.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bayou Cane is Asian, with 7.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.70%
High School13.99%
Some College10.19%
Bachelors or Greater2.03%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed70.22%
Male Employed9.54%
Female Employed7.86%
Male Unemployed3.40%

Bayou Cane Income

Bayou Cane Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,950$70,251
Families$63,490$76,521
Married Families$73,817-
Non Families$38,519$54,389

Bayou Cane Marital Status

Bayou Cane Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Bayou Cane Married by Age and Sex

Bayou Cane 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 55-64.

Bayou Cane Marital Status by Race

Bayou Cane Veterans

937

Number of Veterans

904

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War319
Vietnam177
First Gulf War160
Korea110
World War II57
Name Veterans % of Total
White7856.42%
Black1165.03%
2 or More2021.51%
Indian162.87%

$Bayou Cane Veterans by Education

2.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bayou Cane Employment Status

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bayou Cane 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

79.65%

Born in Louisiana

95.30%

Native Born

4.70%

Foreign Born

2.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.30% of Bayou Cane residents were born in the United States, with 79.65% having been born in Louisiana. 2.87% 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
202020,8290.00%
201920,8290.00%
201820,829-344-1.62%
201721,1737283.56%
201620,445-622-2.95%
201521,0674402.13%
201420,627-47-0.23%
201320,6741690.82%
201220,5059995.12%
201119,5061510.78%
201019,3550.00%