Castor, Louisiana Population 2021

242
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Castor is a city located in Bienville Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 242, it is the 267th largest city in Louisiana and the 16065th largest city in the United States . Castor is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -6.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 258 in 2010. Castor reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Castor has a population density of 203 people per square mile.

The average household income in Castor is $34,776 with a poverty rate of 16.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Castor is 27.8 years, 27.9 years for males, and 27.7 years for females.

Castor Demographics

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

  • White: 83.79%
  • Black or African American: 13.46%
  • Two or more races: 2.75%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Castor, Louisiana is 242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 242.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 258.

Castor, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27483.79%
Black or African American4413.46%
Two or More Races92.75%
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Castor Population by Race

Castor Population Pyramid $2021

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Castor Median Age

27.8


Total

27.9


Male

27.7


Female

Castor Adults

There are 217 adults, (46 of whom are seniors) in Castor.

Castor Age Dependency

91.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Castor Sex Ratio

Female

193

59.02%

Male

134

40.98%

Castor Population by Age

Castor Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Castor Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Non Family50%50%
All65.1%34.9%
Female71.4%28.6%
Married75%25%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Castor Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1262.665.1
Married523.9875
Non Family461.0450
Female282.5771.4
Male00

3.38

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Castor Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade52.49%
9th to 12th Grade4924.38%
High School Graduate7436.82%
Some College3919.40%
Associates Degree31.49%
Bachelors Degree2713.43%
Graduate Degree41.99%
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Castor Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Castor Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White17012231
Black2925
Hispanic2
2+ Races2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 86.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.24%.

Castor Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$41,103$20,515
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,000$40,588$21,250
Some College$9,375$$8,594
Bachelors Degree$21,691$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,250

Average Earnings

$41,103

Average Male

$20,515

Average Female

Castor Earnings by Educational Attainment

Castor Language by Age

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Castor Language

98.29% of Castor residents speak only English, while 1.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.37% of the population.

Castor Language

Castor Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White274269.49%
Black442556.82%
Multiple9444.44%

16.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.46%

Male Poverty Rate

23.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Castor

The race most likely to be in poverty in Castor is Black, with 56.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Castor is White, with 9.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 65.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.10%.

Castor Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College35.71%
Less Than 9th Grade18.52%
High School6.76%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Castor Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed38.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.51%

Castor Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Castor Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,000$34,776
Families$41,029$42,304
Married Families$42,955-
Non Families$16,667$17,957
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Income by Household Type

Castor Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

36.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Castor Married by Age and Sex

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Castor Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Castor Marital Status by Race

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Castor Marital Status

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6

Number of Veterans

6

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea2
Vietnam1
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Castor Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+5
55 to 641
65 to 74
35 to 54
18 to 34

Castor Veterans by Age

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Castor Veterans by Race

Castor Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Castor Veterans by Education

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48.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Castor Employment by Age

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Castor Employment by Race

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Castor 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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88.38%

Born in Castor

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Castor residents were born in the United States, with 88.38% 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.

Castor Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212420.00%
20202420.00%
20192420.00%
2018242-6-2.42%
2017248-3-1.20%
20162510.00%
201525131.21%
2014248-4-1.59%
2013252-3-1.18%
2012255-2-0.78%
20112570.00%
20102570.00%

Castor Population by Year