Bogalusa, Louisiana Population 2021

11,202
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Bogalusa is a city located in Washington Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 11,202, it is the 32nd largest city in Louisiana and the 2873rd largest city in the United States . Bogalusa is currently declining at a rate of -1.33% annually and its population has decreased by -8.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,232 in 2010. Bogalusa reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 10 miles, Bogalusa has a population density of 1,179 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bogalusa is $45,004 with a poverty rate of 31.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $87,800. The median age in Bogalusa is 36.2 years, 35.9 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Bogalusa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bogalusawas:

  • White: 48.86%
  • Black or African American: 48.20%
  • Two or more races: 1.81%
  • Other race: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Asian: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bogalusa, Louisiana is 11,202 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,504.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,232.

Bogalusa, Louisiana Population 2021

2020 and 2021 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202145,406-394-0.87%
202045,800-394-0.86%
201946,194-394-0.85%
201846,588-61-0.13%
201746,6492620.56%
201646,387290.06%
201546,358390.08%
201446,319-88-0.19%
201346,407-269-0.58%
201246,676-451-0.97%
201147,127380.08%
201047,0890.00%

Bogalusa Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,70448.86%
Black or African American5,62648.20%
Two or More Races2111.81%
Some Other Race970.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.25%
Asian60.05%
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Bogalusa Population by Race

Bogalusa Population Pyramid $2021

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Bogalusa Median Age

36.2


Total

35.9


Male

37


Female

Bogalusa Adults

There are 8,671 adults, (1,949 of whom are seniors) in Bogalusa.

Bogalusa Age Dependency

73.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bogalusa Sex Ratio

Female

6,641

56.89%

Male

5,032

43.11%

Bogalusa Population by Age

Bogalusa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bogalusa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female27.5%72.5%
Male45.1%54.9%
Non Family47.8%52.2%
All51.3%48.7%
Married82.5%17.5%

51.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bogalusa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8742.3551.3
Non Family1,9511.1847.8
Female1,3513.5227.5
Married1,3042.8282.5
Male2682.6345.1

2.9

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Bogalusa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4716.22%
9th to 12th Grade1,13514.99%
High School Graduate3,26143.06%
Some College1,65121.80%
Associates Degree2623.46%
Bachelors Degree4756.27%
Graduate Degree3184.20%
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Bogalusa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bogalusa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,9853,196446
Black3,3242,577318
Hispanic23116120
Other Race56377
2+ Races33299
Native American2929
Asian666

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

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

Bogalusa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,211$24,881$16,977
Less Than 9th Grade$17,321$23,089$9,079
High School Graduate$19,985$35,610$15,421
Some College$20,582$22,979$17,488
Bachelors Degree$54,943$75,603$
Graduate Degree$$66,944$

$22,211

Average Earnings

$24,881

Average Male

$16,977

Average Female

Bogalusa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bogalusa Language by Age

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Bogalusa Language

95.34% of Bogalusa residents speak only English, while 4.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.92% of the population.

Bogalusa Language

Bogalusa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5431,90434.35%
White5,3191,34925.36%
Hispanic40117343.14%
Multiple21117080.57%
Other974041.24%
Native291448.28%

31.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.16%

Male Poverty Rate

37.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bogalusa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bogalusa is Multiple, with 80.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bogalusa is White, with 25.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.82%.

Bogalusa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.88%
Some College25.41%
High School22.77%
Bachelors or Greater3.18%

Bogalusa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed86.81%
Male Unemployed32.60%
Female Employed28.58%
Male Employed6.09%

Bogalusa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bogalusa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,976$45,004
Families$34,832$49,727
Married Families$45,000-
Non Families$19,287$31,248
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Income by Household Type

Bogalusa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.9%

Male Marriage Rate

28.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bogalusa Married by Age and Sex

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Bogalusa 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 Over 65.

Bogalusa Marital Status by Race

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Bogalusa Marital Status

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819

Number of Veterans

716

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam285
Second Gulf War208
First Gulf War129
Korea20
World War II

Bogalusa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74253
55 to 64244
35 to 54121
18 to 34101
75+100

Bogalusa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White50711.21%
Black3037.57%
Hispanic93.56%
Other Race916.07%

Bogalusa Veterans by Race

Bogalusa Veterans by Education

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5.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bogalusa Veterans by Education

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55%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

13.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bogalusa Employment by Age

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Bogalusa Employment by Race

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Bogalusa 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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73.67%

Born in Bogalusa

99.63%

Native Born

0.37%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

0.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.63% of Bogalusa residents were born in the United States, with 73.67% having been born in Louisiana. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bogalusa Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,202-151-1.33%
202011,353-151-1.31%
201911,504-151-1.30%
201811,655-72-0.61%
201711,727-24-0.20%
201611,751-43-0.36%
201511,794-39-0.33%
201411,833-69-0.58%
201311,902-117-0.97%
201212,019-166-1.36%
201112,185-37-0.30%
201012,222-1,143-0.89%
200013,365-915-0.66%
199014,280-2,696-1.71%
198016,976-1,436-0.81%
197018,412-3,011-1.50%
196021,4233,6251.87%
195017,7983,1942.00%
194014,6045750.40%
193014,0295,7845.46%
19208,2450.00%

Bogalusa Population by Year