Cottonport is a city located in Avoyelles Parish Louisiana. Cottonport has a 2020 population of 1,852. Cottonport is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -7.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,012 in 2010.
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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cottonportwas:
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%.
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.
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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 Other, with NaN% 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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cottonport
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.