Cottonport, Louisiana Population 2021

1,868
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Cottonport is a city located in Avoyelles Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,868, it is the 123rd largest city in Louisiana and the 7871st largest city in the United States . Cottonport is currently declining at a rate of -0.85% annually and its population has decreased by -6.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,006 in 2010. Cottonport reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Cottonport has a population density of 932 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cottonport is $47,739 with a poverty rate of 45.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $624 per month, and the median house value is $98,000. The median age in Cottonport is 33.1 years, 32.4 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.

Cottonport Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.65%
  • White: 42.67%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cottonport, Louisiana is 1,868 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,900.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,006.

Cottonport, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American99756.65%
White75142.67%
Two or More Races120.68%
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Cottonport Population by Race

Cottonport Population Pyramid $2021

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Cottonport Median Age

33.1


Total

32.4


Male

33.5


Female

Cottonport Adults

There are 1,172 adults, (251 of whom are seniors) in Cottonport.

Cottonport Age Dependency

91.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cottonport Sex Ratio

Female

955

54.26%

Male

805

45.74%

Cottonport Population by Age

Cottonport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cottonport Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male31.6%68.4%
Non Family33%67%
Female39.4%60.6%
All49.9%50.1%
Married90.5%9.5%

49.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cottonport Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7112.4649.9
Non Family2761.2633
Married1902.6990.5
Female1883.4839.4
Male574.1631.6

3.13

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Cottonport Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade969.58%
9th to 12th Grade28528.44%
High School Graduate23022.95%
Some College20820.76%
Associates Degree585.79%
Bachelors Degree818.08%
Graduate Degree444.39%
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Cottonport Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cottonport Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White494342101
Black49327524
2+ Races124
Hispanic3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 69.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.45%.

Cottonport Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,028$35,909$17,585
Less Than 9th Grade$$43,864$14,457
High School Graduate$21,157$30,250$14,519
Some College$17,163$$17,308
Bachelors Degree$41,250$$
Graduate Degree$250,000$$

$21,028

Average Earnings

$35,909

Average Male

$17,585

Average Female

Cottonport Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cottonport Language by Age

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Cottonport Language

93.32% of Cottonport residents speak only English, while 6.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.49% of the population.

Cottonport Language

Cottonport Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black99765365.50%
White74815420.59%

45.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

44.47%

Male Poverty Rate

47.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cottonport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cottonport is Black, with 65.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cottonport is White, with 20.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 17.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 54.82%.

Cottonport Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade52.49%
Some College35.71%
High School28.26%
Bachelors or Greater11.20%

Cottonport Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed35.71%
Female Employed34.91%
Male Unemployed17.78%
Male Employed15.93%

Cottonport Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cottonport Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$18,986$47,739
Families$33,750$60,344
Married Families$62,262-
Non Families$11,250$24,864
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Income by Household Type

Cottonport Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.1%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cottonport Married by Age and Sex

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Cottonport 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 55-64.

Cottonport Marital Status by Race

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Cottonport Marital Status

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77

Number of Veterans

77

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam23
First Gulf War18
Korea17
Second Gulf War6
World War II

Cottonport Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+36
55 to 6429
35 to 548
65 to 744
18 to 34

Cottonport Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White549.69%
Black233.81%

Cottonport Veterans by Race

Cottonport Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cottonport Veterans by Education

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50.9%

Labor Force Participation

45%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cottonport Employment by Age

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Cottonport Employment by Race

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Cottonport 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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93.98%

Born in Cottonport

99.83%

Native Born

0.17%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.83% of Cottonport residents were born in the United States, with 93.98% having been born in Louisiana. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cottonport Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,868-16-0.85%
20201,884-16-0.84%
20191,900-16-0.84%
20181,916-23-1.19%
20171,939-10-0.51%
20161,9490.00%
20151,949-5-0.26%
20141,954-10-0.51%
20131,964-16-0.81%
20121,980-12-0.60%
20111,992-20-0.99%
20102,0120.00%

Cottonport Population by Year