Central is a city located in Louisiana. Central has a 2020 population of 29,660. Central is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 8.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,263 in 2010.
The average household income in Central is $95,889 with a poverty rate of 5.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $996 per month, and the median house value is $240,200. The median age in Central is 39.5 years, 37.9 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Centralwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 64.29%.
96.92% of Central residents speak only English, while 3.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.28% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Central is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Central is Hispanic, with 4.53% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.57%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Central
97.99% of Central residents were born in the United States, with 81.68% having been born in Louisiana. 1.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.