Castor, Louisiana Population 2020

236

Castor is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 236, it is the 274th largest city in Louisiana and the 16146th largest city in the United States. Castor is currently declining at a rate of -0.84% annually and its population has decreased by -8.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 258 in 2010. Castor reached it's highest population of 257 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Castor has a population density of 198 people per square mile.

The average household income in Castor is $37,200 with a poverty rate of 10.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $342 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Castor is 27.7 years, 27.5 years for males, and 27.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.4 males.

Castor Demographics

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

  • White: 92.17%
  • Black or African American: 5.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.51%
  • Asian: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Castor, Louisiana is 236, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 240.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 258.

Castor, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30692.17%
Black or African American185.42%
Two or More Races51.51%
Asian30.90%

Castor Population Pyramid 2020

Castor Median Age

27.7


Total

27.5


Male

27.9


Female

Castor Adults

There are 200 adults, (40 of whom are seniors) in Castor.

Castor Age Dependency

107.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

82.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Castor Sex Ratio

Female

180

54.22%

Male

152

45.78%

Castor Households and Families

Castor Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Castor Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married78.5%21.5%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family43.9%56.1%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1272.6170.9
Married653.7478.5
Non Family41043.9
Female182.28100
Male32.33100

3.36

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Castor Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade42.03%
9th to 12th Grade4824.37%
High School Graduate6834.52%
Some College3417.26%
Associates Degree63.05%
Bachelors Degree3517.77%
Graduate Degree21.02%

Castor Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17713137
Black1814
Hispanic2
Multiple Races2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 77.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.90%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,625$41,563$21,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$40,781$41,406$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$40,625

Average Earnings

$41,563

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Castor Language

Castor Language by Age

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 Poverty

Castor Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White306299.48%
Multiple5360.00%
Black18211.11%

10.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.24%

Male Poverty Rate

12.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Castor

The race most likely to be in poverty in Castor is Multiple, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Castor is White, with 9.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.24%.

Name Poverty
Some College22.50%
Less Than High School21.15%
High School4.41%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.33%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.39%

Castor Income

Castor Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,250$37,200
Families$41,061$48,603
Married Families$41,629-
Non Families$13,906$13,280

Castor Marital Status

Castor Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Castor Married by Age and Sex

Castor Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Castor Marital Status by Race

Castor Veterans

4

Number of Veterans

4

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea1
Vietnam1
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Castor Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Castor Employment Status

49.8%

Labor Force Participation

49.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Castor 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

87.35%

Born in Louisiana

99.10%

Native Born

0.90%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.10% of Castor residents were born in the United States, with 87.35% having been born in Louisiana. 0.90% 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
2020236-2-0.84%
2019238-2-0.83%
2018240-7-2.83%
2017247-2-0.80%
2016249-1-0.40%
20152500.00%
2014250-1-0.40%
2013251-5-1.95%
2012256-1-0.39%
20112570.00%
20102570.00%