Cam, Louisiana Population 2020

1,052

Cam is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,052, it is the 162nd largest city in Louisiana and the 10099th largest city in the United States. Cam is currently growing at a rate of 0.38% annually but its population has decreased by -0.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,056 in 2010. Cam reached it's highest population of 1,055 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Cam has a population density of 1,010 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cam is $29,042 with a poverty rate of 40.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $662 per month, and the median house value is $78,000. The median age in Cam is 32.6 years, 28.3 years for males, and 35.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.4 males.

Cam Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 69.50%
  • White: 23.60%
  • Asian: 3.82%
  • Native American: 1.40%
  • Other race: 1.31%
  • Two or more races: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cam, Louisiana is 1,052, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,044.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,056.

Cam, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American74569.50%
White25323.60%
Asian413.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native151.40%
Some Other Race141.31%
Two or More Races40.37%

Cam Population Pyramid 2020

Cam Median Age

32.6


Total

28.3


Male

35.8


Female

Cam Adults

There are 790 adults, (111 of whom are seniors) in Cam.

Cam Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cam Sex Ratio

Female

591

55.13%

Male

481

44.87%

Cam Households and Families

Cam Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cam Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married55.7%44.3%
Female34.7%65.3%
All28.8%71.2%
Male21.7%78.3%
Non Family19.7%80.3%

28.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4372.4528.8
Non Family2491.2219.7
Female954.3334.7
Married703.7155.7
Male234.2221.7

4.01

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

0.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cam Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade395.53%
9th to 12th Grade8311.77%
High School Graduate38955.18%
Some College8011.35%
Associates Degree588.23%
Bachelors Degree436.10%
Graduate Degree131.84%

Cam Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black44336926
White20916611
Asian282819
Other Race1414
Native American72
Multiple Races44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,641$26,875$17,847
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$23,750$24,773$20,893
Some College$$$9,929
Bachelors Degree$27,750$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,641

Average Earnings

$26,875

Average Male

$17,847

Average Female

Cam Language

Cam Language by Age

Cam Language

95.15% of Cam residents speak only English, while 4.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.33% of the population.

Cam Poverty

Cam Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black73526435.92%
White25312850.59%
Native1515100.00%
Other1414100.00%
Multiple44100.00%

40.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.85%

Male Poverty Rate

46.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cam

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cam is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cam is Black, with 35.92% 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 51.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 54.95%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School89.34%
High School35.73%
Some College25.36%
Bachelors or Greater14.29%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.83%
Female Employed24.16%
Male Unemployed18.75%
Male Employed0.00%

Cam Income

Cam Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$20,516$29,042
Families$23,056$38,065
Married Families$46,250-
Non Families$16,619$22,120

Cam Marital Status

Cam Marital Status

Marriage Rates

17.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

20.5%

Male Marriage Rate

15.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Cam Married by Age and Sex

Cam 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 35-44.

Cam Marital Status by Race

Cam Veterans

31

Number of Veterans

27

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Cam Veterans by Education

22.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cam Employment Status

46.7%

Labor Force Participation

34.1%

Employment Rate

26.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cam 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

87.13%

Born in Louisiana

97.39%

Native Born

2.61%

Foreign Born

0.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.39% of Cam residents were born in the United States, with 87.13% having been born in Louisiana. 0.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,05240.38%
20191,04840.38%
20181,044-9-0.85%
20171,05340.38%
20161,04940.38%
20151,0450.00%
20141,04510.10%
20131,044-6-0.57%
20121,050-2-0.19%
20111,052-3-0.28%
20101,0550.00%