Berwick, Louisiana Population 2020

4,205

Berwick is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 4,205, it is the 72nd largest city in Louisiana and the 5253rd largest city in the United States. Berwick is currently declining at a rate of -3.07% annually and its population has decreased by -14.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,946 in 2010. Berwick reached it's highest population of 4,938 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Berwick has a population density of 713 people per square mile.

The average household income in Berwick is $66,755 with a poverty rate of 24.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $744 per month, and the median house value is $138,500. The median age in Berwick is 40.3 years, 39.9 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.9 males.

Berwick Demographics

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

  • White: 83.95%
  • Black or African American: 13.26%
  • Other race: 1.18%
  • Two or more races: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.71%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Berwick, Louisiana is 4,205, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,471.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,946.

Berwick, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,91283.95%
Black or African American61813.26%
Some Other Race551.18%
Two or More Races420.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.71%

Berwick Population Pyramid 2020

Berwick Median Age

40.3


Total

39.9


Male

40.7


Female

Berwick Adults

There are 3,467 adults, (619 of whom are seniors) in Berwick.

Berwick Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Berwick Sex Ratio

Female

2,331

50.02%

Male

2,329

49.98%

Berwick Households and Families

Berwick Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Berwick Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
All64.6%35.4%
Female55.3%44.7%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Male22.1%77.9%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6892.7464.6
Non Family6801.147.4
Married6483.2792.3
Female2754.855.3
Male865.1722.1

3.78

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Berwick Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade44113.79%
9th to 12th Grade35010.94%
High School Graduate1,28440.15%
Some College51916.23%
Associates Degree1504.69%
Bachelors Degree3119.72%
Graduate Degree1434.47%

Berwick Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6712,067408
Black33120639
Hispanic1411237
Other Race4022
Native American3311
Multiple Races22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 87.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,054$50,741$27,991
Less Than High School$$38,333$11,632
High School Grad$32,009$51,023$28,082
Some College$35,238$78,459$22,309
Bachelors Degree$45,694$54,167$44,375
Graduate Degree$65,521$$49,769

$37,054

Average Earnings

$50,741

Average Male

$27,991

Average Female

Berwick Language

Berwick Language by Age

Berwick Language

95.27% of Berwick residents speak only English, while 4.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.91% of the population.

Berwick Poverty

Berwick Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,77362216.49%
Black60541167.93%
Multiple3737100.00%
Native332781.82%
Hispanic1872412.83%

24.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.79%

Male Poverty Rate

28.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Berwick

The race most likely to be in poverty in Berwick is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Berwick is Hispanic, with 12.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.72%.

Name Poverty
High School33.20%
Less Than High School18.71%
Some College15.55%
Bachelors or Greater1.54%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.36%
Female Unemployed34.62%
Female Employed11.50%
Male Employed7.41%

Berwick Income

Berwick Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,092$66,755
Families$62,650$88,552
Married Families$93,370-
Non Families$22,273$31,116

Berwick Marital Status

Berwick Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Berwick Married by Age and Sex

Berwick 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 35-44.

Berwick Marital Status by Race

Berwick Veterans

270

Number of Veterans

228

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War113
Vietnam63
World War II27
Korea24
Second Gulf War19
Name Veterans % of Total
White2257.69%
Hispanic5539.01%
Black398.82%
Indian618.18%

$Berwick Veterans by Education

9.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Berwick Employment Status

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Berwick 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

88.52%

Born in Louisiana

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

1.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.54% of Berwick residents were born in the United States, with 88.52% having been born in Louisiana. 1.07% 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
20204,205-133-3.07%
20194,338-133-2.97%
20184,471-87-1.91%
20174,558-133-2.84%
20164,691-86-1.80%
20154,777-48-0.99%
20144,825-24-0.49%
20134,84920.04%
20124,847-57-1.16%
20114,904-34-0.69%
20104,9385201.12%
20004,418430.10%
19904,375-91-0.21%
19804,4662980.69%
19704,1682880.72%
19603,8801,2614.01%
19502,6190.00%