Bunkie is a city located in Avoyelles Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,182, it is the 144th largest city in Louisiana and the 8571st largest city in the United States. Bunkie is currently declining at a rate of -2.51% annually and its population has decreased by -18.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,903 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Bunkie has a population density of 1,053 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bunkie is $38,495 with a poverty rate of 8.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Bunkie is 43.3 years, 29.3 years for males, and 54.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bunkiewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 14.45%.
88.24% of Bunkie residents speak only English, while 11.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 11.76% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bunkie is White, with 21.20% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bunkie is Hispanic, with 17.46% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.80%.
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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 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bunkie
100.00% of Bunkie residents were born in the United States, with 93.98% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.