Bourg, Louisiana Population 2024

1,485

Bourg is a city located in Lafourche Parish and Terrebonne Parish Louisiana. Bourg has a 2024 population of 1,485. Bourg is currently declining at a rate of -15% annually and its population has decreased by -41.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,535 in 2020.

The average household income in Bourg is $105,747 with a poverty rate of 7.36%. The median age in Bourg is 46.4 years: 45.5 years for males, and 48.1 years for females.

Bourg Demographics

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

  • White: 86.72%
  • Native American: 6.97%
  • Two or more races: 6.32%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
5.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
263.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-41.42% (-1,050)
The current population of Bourg, Louisiana is 1,485 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,535.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,74386.72%
Native American1406.97%
Two or more races1276.32%
Black or African American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Native American

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Bourg Population by Race

Bourg Population Pyramid 2024

Bourg Median Age

46.4

Total

45.5

Male

48.1

Female

Bourg Adults

There are 1,585 adults, (425 of whom are seniors) in Bourg.

Bourg Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bourg Sex Ratio

Female1,05452.44%
Male95647.56%

Bourg Population by Age

Bourg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All7872.5585.314.7
Married6212.6381.318.7
Non Family871.11000
Male473.211000
Female323.971000

2.64

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

85.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bourg Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade966.67%
Associates Degree432.99%
Bachelors Degree493.41%
Graduate Degree15510.77%
High School Graduate83958.3%
Less Than 9th Grade432.99%
Some College21414.87%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bourg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bourg Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,2601,13288
2+ Races116116116
Native American63520

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

Bourg Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$120,341$0$120,455
Graduate Degree$23,922$0$0
High School Graduate$54,135$61,090$42,369
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$51,134$55,888$40,784
Some College$52,865$53,854$0

$51,134

Average Earnings

$55,888

Average Male

$40,784

Average Female

Bourg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bourg Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bourg Language

95.97% of Bourg residents speak only English, while 4.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.03% of the population.

Bourg Language

Bourg Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,7431488.49%

7.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.65%

Male Poverty Rate

8.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bourg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bourg is White, with 8.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bourg is White, with 8.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.27%.

Bourg Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Some College11.67%
Less Than 9th Grade10.79%
High School7.87%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Bourg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed5.59%
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Bourg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bourg Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$98,875$108,751
Households$97,594$105,747
Married Families$100,352$-999,999,999
Non Families-$72,587

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bourg Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

73.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.9%

Male Marriage Rate

74.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bourg Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bourg 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.

Bourg Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bourg Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

144

Number of Veterans

136

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam87
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War7
Korea0
World War II0

Bourg Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7489
75+47
35 to 548
18 to 340
55 to 640

Bourg Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White14410.46%

Bourg Veterans by Race

Bourg Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

24.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bourg Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bourg Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bourg Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bourg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

87.36%

Born in Bourg

98.96%

Native Born

1.04%

Foreign Born

1.04%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.96% of Bourg residents were born in the United States, with 87.36% having been born in Louisiana. 1.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bourg Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241,485-262-15%
20231,747-263-13.08%
20222,01026715.32%
20211,743-792-31.24%
20202,535562.26%
20192,479-112-4.32%
20182,591-275-9.6%
20172,8662368.97%
20162,6301867.61%
20152,444863.65%
20142,3581928.86%
20132,16600%
20122,166-257-10.61%
20112,423-156-6.05%
20102,57900%

Bourg Population by Year