Bernice is a city located in Union Parish Louisiana. Bernice has a 2020 population of 1,546. Bernice is currently declining at a rate of -1.02% annually and its population has decreased by -8.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,693 in 2010.
The average household income in Bernice is $32,485 with a poverty rate of 33.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $471 per month, and the median house value is $59,800. The median age in Bernice is 40.8 years, 40.1 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bernicewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.38%.
95.66% of Bernice residents speak only English, while 4.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.34% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bernice is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bernice is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 17.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.04%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bernice
98.89% of Bernice residents were born in the United States, with 88.88% having been born in Louisiana. 0.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.