Carencro, Louisiana Population 2022

9,622
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Carencro is a city located in Lafayette Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 9,622, it is the 60th largest city in Louisiana and the 4243rd largest city in the United States. Carencro is currently growing at a rate of 1.85% annually and its population has increased by 2.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,346 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Carencro has a population density of 1,228 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carencro is $55,438 with a poverty rate of 17.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Carencro is 33 years, 30.4 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Carencro Demographics

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

  • White: 50.26%
  • Black or African American: 48.60%
  • Two or more races: 0.55%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Carencro, Louisiana is 9,622 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,346.

Carencro, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

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Carencro Population by Race

Carencro Population Pyramid 2022

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Carencro Median Age

33.3


Total

30.7


Male

36.2


Female

Carencro Adults

There are 7,092 adults, (1,236 of whom are seniors) in Carencro.

Carencro Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Carencro Sex Ratio

Female

4,490

48.04%

Male

4,856

51.96%

Carencro Population by Age

Carencro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Carencro Household Types

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carencro Households and Families

3.28

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Carencro Households by Type

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Carencro Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carencro Educational Attainment by Race

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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 63.64%.

Carencro Educational Attainment by Race

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$37,095

Average Earnings

$53,703

Average Male

$22,021

Average Female

Carencro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carencro Language by Age

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Carencro Language

91.81% of Carencro residents speak only English, while 8.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.36% of the population.

Carencro Language

Carencro Poverty by Race

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17.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.43%

Male Poverty Rate

18.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carencro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carencro is Multiple, with 28.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carencro is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.02%.

Carencro Poverty

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Carencro Poverty Rate by Education

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Carencro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carencro Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Carencro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Carencro Married by Age and Sex

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Carencro 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.

Carencro Marital Status by Race

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Carencro Marital Status

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401

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Carencro Veterans by War

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Carencro Veterans by Age

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Carencro Veterans by Race

Carencro Veterans by Education

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13.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

63.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carencro Veterans by Education

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Carencro Employment by Age

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Carencro Employment by Race

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Carencro 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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88.62%

Born in Carencro

99.55%

Native Born

0.45%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

0.01%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.55% of Carencro residents were born in the United States, with 88.62% having been born in Louisiana. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Carencro Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Carencro Population by Year