Breaux Bridge, Louisiana Population 2020

8,223

Breaux Bridge is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 8,223, it is the 45th largest city in Louisiana and the 3550th largest city in the United States. Breaux Bridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually but its population has increased by 1.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,139 in 2010. Breaux Bridge reached it's highest population of 8,357 in 2015. Spanning over 8 miles, Breaux Bridge has a population density of 1,066 people per square mile.

The average household income in Breaux Bridge is $63,829 with a poverty rate of 21.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $793 per month, and the median house value is $155,300. The median age in Breaux Bridge is 36.3 years, 32 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.6 males.

Breaux Bridge Demographics

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

  • White: 58.68%
  • Black or African American: 38.50%
  • Two or more races: 2.24%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana is 8,223, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,227.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,139.

Breaux Bridge, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,87058.68%
Black or African American3,19538.50%
Two or More Races1862.24%
Some Other Race220.27%
Asian180.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.10%

Breaux Bridge Population Pyramid 2020

Breaux Bridge Median Age

36.3


Total

32


Male

42.1


Female

Breaux Bridge Adults

There are 6,122 adults, (1,270 of whom are seniors) in Breaux Bridge.

Breaux Bridge Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Breaux Bridge Sex Ratio

Female

4,596

55.38%

Male

3,703

44.62%

Breaux Bridge Households and Families

Breaux Bridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Breaux Bridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male83.7%16.3%
Married80.6%19.4%
All66.1%33.9%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Female53.2%46.8%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0752.6566.1
Married1,3443.3780.6
Non Family9241.154.7
Female7583.2253.2
Male493.4583.7

3.28

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Breaux Bridge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3817.39%
9th to 12th Grade5119.91%
High School Graduate2,01038.97%
Some College1,06120.57%
Associates Degree2384.61%
Bachelors Degree68013.18%
Graduate Degree2775.37%

Breaux Bridge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3972,934775
Black1,6731,263170
Hispanic34151
Other Race2222
Multiple Races2121
Asian18188
Native American884

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 native american people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,129$41,920$25,462
Less Than High School$25,672$40,714$14,357
High School Grad$28,881$38,971$18,854
Some College$37,344$56,875$27,500
Bachelors Degree$40,969$60,938$32,614
Graduate Degree$44,861$$45,938

$35,129

Average Earnings

$41,920

Average Male

$25,462

Average Female

Breaux Bridge Language

Breaux Bridge Language by Age

Breaux Bridge Language

82.75% of Breaux Bridge residents speak only English, while 17.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 16.43% of the population.

Breaux Bridge Poverty

Breaux Bridge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,1281,14736.67%
White4,73849410.43%
Multiple1868445.16%

21.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.89%

Male Poverty Rate

23.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Breaux Bridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Breaux Bridge is Multiple, with 45.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Breaux Bridge is White, with 10.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.99%
High School13.97%
Bachelors or Greater4.66%
Some College4.23%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed81.36%
Female Unemployed56.99%
Female Employed17.38%
Male Employed2.15%

Breaux Bridge Income

Breaux Bridge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,572$63,829
Families$50,033$69,612
Married Families$73,973-
Non Families$28,248$49,576

Breaux Bridge Marital Status

Breaux Bridge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Breaux Bridge Married by Age and Sex

Breaux Bridge 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.

Breaux Bridge Marital Status by Race

Breaux Bridge Veterans

399

Number of Veterans

391

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam157
First Gulf War100
Second Gulf War57
World War II25
Korea7

$Breaux Bridge Veterans by Education

15.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Breaux Bridge Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Breaux Bridge 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

88.14%

Born in Louisiana

99.23%

Native Born

0.77%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.23% of Breaux Bridge residents were born in the United States, with 88.14% having been born in Louisiana. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,223-2-0.02%
20198,225-2-0.02%
20188,227-95-1.14%
20178,322-2-0.02%
20168,324-33-0.39%
20158,357680.82%
20148,289620.75%
20138,227400.49%
20128,187-38-0.46%
20118,225750.92%
20108,1508691.13%
20007,2817661.12%
19906,5155930.96%
19805,9229801.83%
19704,9421,6394.11%
19603,3030.00%