Belle Chasse, Louisiana Population 2020

13,490

Belle Chasse is a city located in Louisiana. Belle Chasse has a 2020 population of 13,490. Belle Chasse is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 6.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,679 in 2010. Belle Chasse reached it's highest population of 13,926 in 2011.

The average household income in Belle Chasse is $86,099 with a poverty rate of 11.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,285 per month, and the median house value is $257,300. The median age in Belle Chasse is 35.6 years, 34 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.5 males.

Belle Chasse Demographics

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

  • White: 81.42%
  • Black or African American: 8.06%
  • Other race: 3.95%
  • Two or more races: 3.04%
  • Asian: 2.13%
  • Native American: 1.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Belle Chasse, Louisiana is 13,490, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,490.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,679.

Belle Chasse, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,98381.42%
Black or African American1,0878.06%
Some Other Race5333.95%
Two or More Races4103.04%
Asian2882.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native1891.40%

Belle Chasse Population Pyramid 2020

Belle Chasse Median Age

35.6


Total

34


Male

36.9


Female

Belle Chasse Adults

There are 9,654 adults, (1,397 of whom are seniors) in Belle Chasse.

Belle Chasse Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Belle Chasse Sex Ratio

Female

6,630

49.15%

Male

6,860

50.85%

Belle Chasse Households and Families

Belle Chasse Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belle Chasse Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married61.6%38.4%
Non Family57.6%42.4%
All56.6%43.4%
Female40.8%59.2%
Male40.5%59.5%

56.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9062.7256.6
Married2,9353.1361.6
Non Family9761.2357.6
Female6592.4940.8
Male3363.8740.5

3.02

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belle Chasse Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3203.64%
9th to 12th Grade4735.38%
High School Graduate2,93133.33%
Some College2,21825.22%
Associates Degree6076.90%
Bachelors Degree1,57817.94%
Graduate Degree6687.60%

Belle Chasse Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,9456,4871,843
Hispanic82567175
Black575483210
Other Race29625922
Asian221191101
Multiple Races185163
Native American986117

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.41%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.70%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,956$51,066$30,313
Less Than High School$21,817$22,395$15,208
High School Grad$37,569$59,960$24,142
Some College$36,882$46,164$26,927
Bachelors Degree$55,387$54,519$60,804
Graduate Degree$64,306$107,132$48,432

$41,956

Average Earnings

$51,066

Average Male

$30,313

Average Female

Belle Chasse Language

Belle Chasse Language by Age

Belle Chasse Language

89.83% of Belle Chasse residents speak only English, while 10.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.90% of the population.

Belle Chasse Poverty

Belle Chasse Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,2361,17111.44%
Hispanic1,34224318.11%
Other5088516.73%
Native1895428.57%

11.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.63%

Male Poverty Rate

12.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belle Chasse

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belle Chasse is Native, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belle Chasse is White, with 11.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.67%
High School14.33%
Some College7.30%
Bachelors or Greater1.07%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.47%
Male Employed6.12%
Female Employed5.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Belle Chasse Income

Belle Chasse Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,066$86,099
Families$74,180$94,269
Married Families$91,282-
Non Families$34,009$47,305

Belle Chasse Marital Status

Belle Chasse Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.3%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Belle Chasse Married by Age and Sex

Belle Chasse Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Belle Chasse Marital Status by Race

Belle Chasse Veterans

1,080

Number of Veterans

937

Male Veterans

143

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War536
First Gulf War380
Vietnam233
Korea52
World War II27
Name Veterans % of Total
White87011.53%
Hispanic14018.42%
Other9233.95%
Black7115.64%
2 or More2412.97%
Asian238.91%

$Belle Chasse Veterans by Education

1.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belle Chasse Employment Status

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Belle Chasse 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

57.13%

Born in Louisiana

94.51%

Native Born

5.49%

Foreign Born

2.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.51% of Belle Chasse residents were born in the United States, with 57.13% having been born in Louisiana. 2.34% 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
202013,4900.00%
201913,4900.00%
201813,490-95-0.70%
201713,585-124-0.90%
201613,709990.73%
201513,6104393.33%
201413,171-194-1.45%
201313,365970.73%
201213,268-658-4.72%
201113,9261,2479.84%
201012,6790.00%