Belcher, Louisiana Population 2021

242
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Belcher is a city located in Caddo Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 242, it is the 267th largest city in Louisiana and the 16065th largest city in the United States . Belcher is currently declining at a rate of -1.22% annually and its population has decreased by -7.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 263 in 2010. Belcher reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Belcher has a population density of 155 people per square mile.

The average household income in Belcher is $60,190 with a poverty rate of 26.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $763 per month, and the median house value is $137,500. The median age in Belcher is 39.5 years, 37 years for males, and 44.6 years for females.

Belcher Demographics

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

  • White: 83.81%
  • Black or African American: 14.39%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Belcher, Louisiana is 242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 248.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 263.

Belcher, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23383.81%
Black or African American4014.39%
Two or More Races51.80%
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Belcher Population by Race

Belcher Population Pyramid $2021

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Belcher Median Age

39.5


Total

37


Male

44.6


Female

Belcher Adults

There are 217 adults, (48 of whom are seniors) in Belcher.

Belcher Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Belcher Sex Ratio

Female

142

51.08%

Male

136

48.92%

Belcher Population by Age

Belcher Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Belcher Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family66%34%
All77%23%
Female78.6%21.4%
Married89.5%10.5%
Male100%0%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Belcher Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1002.7877
Non Family471.4366
Married38489.5
Female14478.6
Male13100

3.91

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Belcher Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade63.14%
9th to 12th Grade126.28%
High School Graduate7438.74%
Some College3417.80%
Associates Degree52.62%
Bachelors Degree4322.51%
Graduate Degree178.90%
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Belcher Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Belcher Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15514054
Black32296
Hispanic44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 34.84%.

Belcher Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,313$22,125$26,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$30,938
Some College$25,625$51,250$23,750
Bachelors Degree$26,250$26,250$
Graduate Degree$67,500$$63,125

$25,313

Average Earnings

$22,125

Average Male

$26,250

Average Female

Belcher Earnings by Educational Attainment

Belcher Language by Age

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Belcher Language

99.22% of Belcher residents speak only English, while 0.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Belcher Language

Belcher Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2256428.44%
Black40717.50%
Hispanic13430.77%

26.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.47%

Male Poverty Rate

27.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belcher

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belcher is Hispanic, with 30.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belcher is Black, with 17.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.35%.

Belcher Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade88.89%
High School29.73%
Bachelors or Greater10.00%
Some College7.69%

Belcher Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed24.00%
Female Employed2.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Belcher Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Belcher Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,071$60,190
Families$56,875$82,608
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families-$33,683
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Income by Household Type

Belcher Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Belcher Married by Age and Sex

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Belcher 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.

Belcher Marital Status by Race

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Belcher Marital Status

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13

Number of Veterans

9

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War5
Vietnam3
World War II2
Korea1
Second Gulf War1

Belcher Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 646
75+4
65 to 742
35 to 541
18 to 34

Belcher Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White74.02%
Black615.79%

Belcher Veterans by Race

Belcher Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belcher Veterans by Education

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Belcher Employment by Age

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Belcher Employment by Race

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Belcher 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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80.22%

Born in Belcher

99.28%

Native Born

0.72%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.28% of Belcher residents were born in the United States, with 80.22% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Belcher Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021242-3-1.22%
2020245-3-1.21%
2019248-3-1.20%
2018251-4-1.57%
2017255-1-0.39%
2016256-3-1.16%
2015259-2-0.77%
2014261-3-1.14%
2013264-3-1.12%
201226720.75%
201126510.38%
20102640.00%

Belcher Population by Year