Belle Chasse, Louisiana Population 2022

10,159
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Belle Chasse is a city located in Plaquemines Parish Louisiana. Belle Chasse has a 2020 population of 10,159. Belle Chasse is currently declining at a rate of -2.03% annually and its population has decreased by -3.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,579 in 2010.

The average household income in Belle Chasse is $91,695 with a poverty rate of 9.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,257 per month, and the median house value is $288,600. The median age in Belle Chasse is 35 years, 33 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Belle Chasse Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Belle Chassewas:

  • White: 88.27%
  • Black or African American: 6.11%
  • Two or more races: 2.89%
  • Asian: 1.52%
  • Native American: 0.95%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Belle Chasse, Louisiana is 10,159 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,579.

Belle Chasse, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,04088.27%
Black or African American6266.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native970.95%
Asian1561.52%
Some Other Race260.25%
Two or More Races2962.89%
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Belle Chasse Population by Race

Belle Chasse Population Pyramid 2022

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Belle Chasse Median Age

40.9


Total

39


Male

42.7


Female

Belle Chasse Adults

There are 7,719 adults, (1,623 of whom are seniors) in Belle Chasse.

Belle Chasse Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Belle Chasse Sex Ratio

Female

5,443

53.15%

Male

4,798

46.85%

Belle Chasse Population by Age

Belle Chasse Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Belle Chasse Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All77.4%22.6%
Female69.3%30.7%
Male64.8%35.2%
Non Family61.7%38.3%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Belle Chasse Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7252.7477.4
Married2,0963.3787.6
Male2733.464.8
Female4362.7969.3
Non Family9201.0861.7

3.2

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Belle Chasse Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2413.40%
9th to 12th Grade2473.48%
High School Graduate2,52735.65%
Some College1,69723.94%
Associates Degree4386.18%
Bachelors Degree1,45520.53%
Graduate Degree4836.81%
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Belle Chasse Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Belle Chasse Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race262626
White6,2035,8791,887
Hispanic24524526
Black44944925
2+ Races117117
Native American6027
Asian131

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Belle Chasse Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,563$65,887$32,856
Less Than 9th Grade$29,531$$18,773
High School Graduate$41,410$60,039$27,448
Some College$38,292$54,063$26,667
Bachelors Degree$57,861$69,000$53,571
Graduate Degree$73,636$103,935$66,097

$47,563

Average Earnings

$65,887

Average Male

$32,856

Average Female

Belle Chasse Earnings by Educational Attainment

Belle Chasse Language by Age

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Belle Chasse Language

92.86% of Belle Chasse residents speak only English, while 7.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.24% of the population.

Belle Chasse Language

Belle Chasse Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native977072.16%
White8,92789710.05%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic29410.34%
Multiple29610.34%

9.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.79%

Male Poverty Rate

10.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belle Chasse

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belle Chasse is Native, with 72.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belle Chasse is Multiple, with 0.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.95%.

Belle Chasse Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.88%
High School10.95%
Some College6.30%
Bachelors or Greater4.95%

Belle Chasse Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.33%
Male Unemployed31.34%
Female Employed5.03%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Belle Chasse Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Belle Chasse Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$85,360$105,100
Families$109,624$123,353
Married Families$121,288-
Non Families$39,840$43,327
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Income by Household Type

Belle Chasse Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Belle Chasse Married by Age and Sex

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Belle Chasse 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.

Belle Chasse Marital Status by Race

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Belle Chasse Marital Status

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814

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War210
First Gulf War345
Vietnam302
Korea45
World War II29

Belle Chasse Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54391
55 to 6432
65 to 74268
75+123

Belle Chasse Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White76511.21%
Black4910.34%

Belle Chasse Veterans by Race

Belle Chasse Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belle Chasse Veterans by Education

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64.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Belle Chasse Employment by Age

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Belle Chasse Employment by Race

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Belle Chasse 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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82.33%

Born in Belle Chasse

97.51%

Native Born

2.49%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

2.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.51% of Belle Chasse residents were born in the United States, with 82.33% having been born in Louisiana. 0.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Belle Chasse Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201012,6790.00%
201112,469-210-1.66%
201212,259-210-1.68%
201312,049-210-1.71%
201411,839-210-1.74%
201511,629-210-1.77%
201611,419-210-1.81%
201711,209-210-1.84%
201810,999-210-1.87%
201910,789-210-1.91%
202010,579-210-1.95%
202110,369-210-1.99%
202210,159-210-2.03%

Belle Chasse Population by Year