Cankton, Louisiana Population 2022

502
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Cankton is a city located in Louisiana. Cankton has a 2020 population of 502. Cankton is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually but its population has increased by 3.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 486 in 2010.

The average household income in Cankton is $69,689 with a poverty rate of 16.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $682 per month, and the median house value is $86,700. The median age in Cankton is 33.2 years, 33.4 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.

Cankton Demographics

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

  • White: 88.17%
  • Black or African American: 9.22%
  • Two or more races: 2.61%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cankton, Louisiana is 502 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 502.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 486.

Cankton, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57488.17%
Black or African American609.22%
Two or More Races172.61%
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Cankton Population by Race

Cankton Population Pyramid $2022

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Cankton Median Age

33.2


Total

33.4


Male

31.5


Female

Cankton Adults

There are 433 adults, (55 of whom are seniors) in Cankton.

Cankton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cankton Sex Ratio

Female

324

49.77%

Male

327

50.23%

Cankton Population by Age

Cankton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cankton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female73%27%
Non Family85.3%14.7%
All89.7%10.3%
Married97.4%2.6%
Male100%0%

89.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cankton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2232.9289.7
Married1153.4497.4
Non Family681.2285.3
Female374.5173
Male31.67100

3.66

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

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Cankton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade174.25%
9th to 12th Grade358.75%
High School Graduate21654.00%
Some College6616.50%
Associates Degree205.00%
Bachelors Degree379.25%
Graduate Degree92.25%
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Cankton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cankton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White35430233
Black292913
2+ Races1010
Hispanic77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 44.83%.

Cankton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,021$59,375$31,364
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,781$68,036$28,409
Some College$52,750$52,500$55,417
Bachelors Degree$44,375$$43,625
Graduate Degree$$$

$43,021

Average Earnings

$59,375

Average Male

$31,364

Average Female

Cankton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cankton Language by Age

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Cankton Language

89.87% of Cankton residents speak only English, while 10.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.64% of the population.

Cankton Language

Cankton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5349718.16%
Multiple171058.82%
OtherNaN%

16.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.80%

Male Poverty Rate

12.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cankton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cankton is White, with 18.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cankton is Multiple, with 58.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.90%.

Cankton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College27.91%
Less Than 9th Grade26.92%
Bachelors or Greater19.57%
High School8.33%

Cankton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed11.95%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Cankton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cankton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,563$69,689
Families$59,479$78,749
Married Families$84,063-
Non Families$39,583$49,037
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Income by Household Type

Cankton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Cankton Married by Age and Sex

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Cankton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Cankton Marital Status by Race

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Cankton Marital Status

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44

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War21
Vietnam10
First Gulf War5
Korea4
World War II

Cankton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3421
65 to 747
55 to 646
35 to 546
75+4

Cankton Veterans by Age

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Cankton Veterans by Race

Cankton Veterans by Education

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47.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cankton Veterans by Education

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67%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cankton Employment by Age

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Cankton Employment by Race

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Cankton 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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88.17%

Born in Cankton

98.16%

Native Born

1.84%

Foreign Born

1.54%

Non Citizen

0.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.16% of Cankton residents were born in the United States, with 88.17% having been born in Louisiana. 1.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Cankton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022502-1-0.20%
2021503-1-0.20%
2020504-1-0.20%
2019505-1-0.20%
2018506-2-0.39%
201750840.79%
201650430.60%
201550130.60%
201449871.43%
20134910.00%
201249140.82%
201148710.21%
20104860.00%

Cankton Population by Year