Blanchard, Louisiana Population 2020

3,097

Blanchard is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,097, it is the 94th largest city in Louisiana and the 6143rd largest city in the United States. Blanchard is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually but its population has increased by 6.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,899 in 2010. Blanchard reached it's highest population of 3,136 in 2016. Spanning over 4 miles, Blanchard has a population density of 773 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blanchard is $81,570 with a poverty rate of 2.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $887 per month, and the median house value is $167,900. The median age in Blanchard is 37.2 years, 36.3 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.7 males.

Blanchard Demographics

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

  • White: 79.39%
  • Black or African American: 16.73%
  • Two or more races: 3.19%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Asian: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blanchard, Louisiana is 3,097, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,119.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,899.

Blanchard, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,41579.39%
Black or African American50916.73%
Two or More Races973.19%
Some Other Race130.43%
Asian80.26%

Blanchard Population Pyramid 2020

Blanchard Median Age

37.2


Total

36.3


Male

39.2


Female

Blanchard Adults

There are 2,289 adults, (361 of whom are seniors) in Blanchard.

Blanchard Age Dependency

57.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Blanchard Sex Ratio

Female

1,539

50.59%

Male

1,503

49.41%

Blanchard Households and Families

Blanchard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Blanchard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
Female88.7%11.3%
All83.7%16.3%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Male0%100%

83.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1632.6283.7
Married7762.991.8
Non Family2591.3764.5
Female1063.388.7
Male223.910

2.92

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Blanchard Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade180.87%
9th to 12th Grade602.90%
High School Graduate72434.98%
Some College65331.55%
Associates Degree1457.00%
Bachelors Degree38018.36%
Graduate Degree904.35%

Blanchard Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6041,526342
Black364364115
Hispanic11911933
Multiple Races3838
Other Race131313
Asian88

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,864$51,830$37,875
Less Than High School$29,205$29,205$
High School Grad$38,567$67,143$27,036
Some College$44,318$43,977$45,179
Bachelors Degree$47,174$55,481$42,337
Graduate Degree$$65,156$

$43,864

Average Earnings

$51,830

Average Male

$37,875

Average Female

Blanchard Language

Blanchard Language by Age

Blanchard Language

99.06% of Blanchard residents speak only English, while 0.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Blanchard Poverty

Blanchard Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,350682.89%
Hispanic16874.17%

2.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.86%

Male Poverty Rate

4.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blanchard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blanchard is Hispanic, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blanchard is White, with 2.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.81%.

Name Poverty
High School2.49%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Blanchard Income

Blanchard Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,493$81,570
Families$80,714$90,726
Married Families$87,596-
Non Families$27,371$41,741

Blanchard Marital Status

Blanchard Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.5%

Male Marriage Rate

64.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Blanchard Married by Age and Sex

Blanchard Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Blanchard Marital Status by Race

Blanchard Veterans

273

Number of Veterans

260

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War93
Korea51
Vietnam48
First Gulf War41
World War II13

$Blanchard Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blanchard Employment Status

72.1%

Labor Force Participation

70.9%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Blanchard 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

68.05%

Born in Louisiana

98.32%

Native Born

1.68%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.32% of Blanchard residents were born in the United States, with 68.05% having been born in Louisiana. 1.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,097-11-0.35%
20193,108-11-0.35%
20183,119-6-0.19%
20173,125-11-0.35%
20163,1361966.67%
20152,940220.75%
20142,918150.52%
20132,903-26-0.89%
20122,92940.14%
20112,925160.55%
20102,9090.00%