Charenton, Louisiana Population 2020

1,688

Charenton is a city located in Louisiana. Charenton has a 2020 population of 1,688. Charenton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -11.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,903 in 2010. Charenton reached it's highest population of 1,934 in 2014.

The average household income in Charenton is $54,294 with a poverty rate of 14.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $793 per month, and the median house value is $105,900. The median age in Charenton is 42.8 years, 45 years for males, and 39.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Charenton Demographics

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

  • White: 39.04%
  • Black or African American: 33.59%
  • Native American: 17.59%
  • Two or more races: 9.06%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.24%
  • Asian: 0.18%
The current population of Charenton, Louisiana is 1,688, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,688.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,903.

Charenton, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White65939.04%
Black or African American56733.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native29717.59%
Two or More Races1539.06%
Some Other Race50.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.24%
Asian30.18%

Charenton Population Pyramid 2020

Charenton Median Age

42.8


Total

45


Male

39.9


Female

Charenton Adults

There are 1,334 adults, (304 of whom are seniors) in Charenton.

Charenton Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Charenton Sex Ratio

Female

844

50.00%

Male

844

50.00%

Charenton Households and Families

Charenton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Charenton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
Female74.7%25.3%
All72.8%27.2%
Male68.3%31.7%
Non Family65.5%34.5%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7452.2772.8
Married3102.8780
Non Family2781.0465.5
Male823.2668.3
Female753.2374.7

2.93

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Charenton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade846.54%
9th to 12th Grade987.63%
High School Graduate71555.69%
Some College1199.27%
Associates Degree15812.31%
Bachelors Degree866.70%
Graduate Degree241.87%

Charenton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White56750351
Black46037946
Native American2001787
Multiple Races45306
Other Race55
Islander44
Asian33

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 multiple races people with a rate of 13.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,904$49,712$40,185
Less Than High School$14,722$14,583$
High School Grad$45,057$54,792$34,800
Some College$46,327$51,750$45,547
Bachelors Degree$18,750$$2,500
Graduate Degree$50,625$$

$41,904

Average Earnings

$49,712

Average Male

$40,185

Average Female

Charenton Language

Charenton Language by Age

Charenton Language

94.06% of Charenton residents speak only English, while 5.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.13% of the population.

Charenton Poverty

Charenton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6569714.79%
Black5675810.23%
Multiple1535334.64%
Native2943812.93%
Islander4250.00%

14.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.32%

Male Poverty Rate

16.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Charenton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Charenton is Islander, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Charenton is Black, with 10.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.74%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater37.27%
Less Than High School7.69%
High School7.13%
Some College6.86%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Female Employed7.52%
Male Employed2.96%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Charenton Income

Charenton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,454$54,294
Families$69,219$66,059
Married Families$83,833-
Non Families$27,455$32,746

Charenton Marital Status

Charenton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Charenton Married by Age and Sex

Charenton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Charenton Marital Status by Race

Charenton Veterans

111

Number of Veterans

110

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
Korea21
World War II3
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7449
75+47
55 to 6411
35 to 544
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Black7014.58%
White274.72%
Indian104.55%
Asian3100.00%
2 or More12.08%

$Charenton Veterans by Education

2.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Charenton Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Charenton 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

94.31%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Charenton residents were born in the United States, with 94.31% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,6880.00%
20191,6880.00%
20181,688-101-5.65%
20171,78918411.46%
20161,605-126-7.28%
20151,731-203-10.50%
20141,93418410.51%
20131,750-57-3.15%
20121,8071629.85%
20111,645-258-13.56%
20101,9030.00%