Bayou La Batre, Alabama Population 2020

2,473

Bayou La Batre is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,473, it is the 153rd largest city in Alabama and the 6859th largest city in the United States. Bayou La Batre is currently declining at a rate of -0.60% annually and its population has decreased by -3.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,558 in 2010. Bayou La Batre reached it's highest population of 2,596 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Bayou La Batre has a population density of 329 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bayou La Batre is $56,159 with a poverty rate of 28.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $702 per month, and the median house value is $74,600. The median age in Bayou La Batre is 32 years, 29.8 years for males, and 32.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.1 males.

Bayou La Batre Demographics

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

  • White: 53.74%
  • Asian: 26.51%
  • Black or African American: 14.92%
  • Two or more races: 4.43%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bayou La Batre, Alabama is 2,473, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,503.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,558.

Bayou La Batre, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,35853.74%
Asian67026.51%
Black or African American37714.92%
Two or More Races1124.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.40%

Bayou La Batre Population Pyramid 2020

Bayou La Batre Median Age

32


Total

29.8


Male

32.6


Female

Bayou La Batre Adults

There are 1,826 adults, (293 of whom are seniors) in Bayou La Batre.

Bayou La Batre Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bayou La Batre Sex Ratio

Female

1,295

51.25%

Male

1,232

48.75%

Bayou La Batre Households and Families

Bayou La Batre Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bayou La Batre Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
All55.1%44.9%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Male52.4%47.6%
Female28.3%71.7%

55.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7673.2955.1
Married3263.6175.8
Female2403.8628.3
Non Family1591.1954.1
Male425.5552.4

3.71

Average Family Size

3.29

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bayou La Batre Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade27018.53%
9th to 12th Grade33322.86%
High School Graduate42028.83%
Some College24016.47%
Associates Degree1037.07%
Bachelors Degree775.28%
Graduate Degree140.96%

Bayou La Batre Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White76546083
Asian451213
Black11891
Hispanic93848
Multiple Races306

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 90.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.85%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$52,019$17,051
Less Than High School$26,359$59,028$13,482
High School Grad$25,962$51,776$17,228
Some College$25,600$41,731$17,708
Bachelors Degree$46,250$$44,688
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,250

Average Earnings

$52,019

Average Male

$17,051

Average Female

Bayou La Batre Language

Bayou La Batre Language by Age

Bayou La Batre Language

71.28% of Bayou La Batre residents speak only English, while 28.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 23.76% of the population.

Bayou La Batre Poverty

Bayou La Batre Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black37732185.15%
Asian67024035.82%
White1,2031109.14%
Multiple1124641.07%
Hispanic143117.69%

28.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.23%

Male Poverty Rate

31.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bayou La Batre

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bayou La Batre is Black, with 85.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bayou La Batre is Hispanic, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.70%
High School22.38%
Some College10.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed32.30%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.04%

Bayou La Batre Income

Bayou La Batre Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,779$56,159
Families$36,136$53,016
Married Families$61,071-
Non Families$41,058$60,584

Bayou La Batre Marital Status

Bayou La Batre Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.0%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bayou La Batre Married by Age and Sex

Bayou La Batre 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 La Batre Marital Status by Race

Bayou La Batre Veterans

76

Number of Veterans

76

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam35
First Gulf War35
Second Gulf War30
World War II
Korea

$Bayou La Batre Veterans by Education

18.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bayou La Batre Employment Status

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bayou La Batre 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

71.43%

Born in Alabama

85.44%

Native Born

14.56%

Foreign Born

3.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.44% of Bayou La Batre residents were born in the United States, with 71.43% having been born in Alabama. 3.72% 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
20202,473-15-0.60%
20192,488-15-0.60%
20182,503-15-0.60%
20172,518-15-0.59%
20162,533-5-0.20%
20152,538-7-0.28%
20142,545-8-0.31%
20132,553-11-0.43%
20122,564-16-0.62%
20112,580-16-0.62%
20102,5960.00%