Coushatta, Louisiana Population 2021

1,743
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Coushatta is a city located in Red River Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,743, it is the 130th largest city in Louisiana and the 8141st largest city in the United States . Coushatta is currently declining at a rate of -1.25% annually and its population has decreased by -11.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,964 in 2010. Coushatta reached it's highest population of 1,963 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Coushatta has a population density of 522 people per square mile.

The average household income in Coushatta is $34,944 with a poverty rate of 43.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $649 per month, and the median house value is $72,500. The median age in Coushatta is 31.3 years, 28.9 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.

Coushatta Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 66.53%
  • White: 29.86%
  • Two or more races: 3.13%
  • Other race: 0.48%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Coushatta, Louisiana is 1,743 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,809.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,964.

Coushatta, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,68066.53%
White75429.86%
Two or More Races793.13%
Some Other Race120.48%
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Coushatta Population by Race

Coushatta Population Pyramid $2021

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Coushatta Median Age

31.3


Total

28.9


Male

32.9


Female

Coushatta Adults

There are 1,724 adults, (387 of whom are seniors) in Coushatta.

Coushatta Age Dependency

88.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Coushatta Sex Ratio

Female

1,251

49.54%

Male

1,274

50.46%

Coushatta Population by Age

Coushatta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Coushatta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.4%29.6%
All41.2%58.8%
Female32%68%
Male26.9%73.1%
Non Family26.7%73.3%

41.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Coushatta Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8562.7741.2
Non Family3151.0326.7
Married2603.570.4
Female2034.8832
Male781.8826.9

3.79

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

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Coushatta Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade946.24%
9th to 12th Grade26017.25%
High School Graduate69145.85%
Some College21314.13%
Associates Degree1077.10%
Bachelors Degree1036.83%
Graduate Degree392.59%
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Coushatta Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Coushatta Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black90267126
White523438102
Hispanic441814
2+ Races2626
Other Race12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 31.82%.

Coushatta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$19,231$17,215$20,518
Less Than 9th Grade$$$16,750
High School Graduate$17,098$16,889$17,454
Some College$24,205$$23,523
Bachelors Degree$$108,409$27,188
Graduate Degree$143,000$$

$19,231

Average Earnings

$17,215

Average Male

$20,518

Average Female

Coushatta Earnings by Educational Attainment

Coushatta Language by Age

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Coushatta Language

99.87% of Coushatta residents speak only English, while 0.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.13% of the population.

Coushatta Language

Coushatta Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,60283352.00%
White64013921.72%
Multiple795772.15%
Hispanic935356.99%
Other1212100.00%

43.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

44.25%

Male Poverty Rate

43.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Coushatta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Coushatta is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Coushatta is White, with 21.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 52.66%.

Coushatta Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade55.84%
High School29.17%
Some College21.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%

Coushatta Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed93.33%
Female Unemployed80.00%
Female Employed21.38%
Male Employed7.95%

Coushatta Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Coushatta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$22,837$34,944
Families$28,750$43,936
Married Families$44,783-
Non Families$11,338$19,501
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Income by Household Type

Coushatta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

28.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Coushatta Married by Age and Sex

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Coushatta 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.

Coushatta Marital Status by Race

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Coushatta Marital Status

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122

Number of Veterans

122

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
Second Gulf War26
First Gulf War22
World War II9
Korea2

Coushatta Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6441
65 to 7433
35 to 5426
75+18
18 to 344

Coushatta Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black746.78%
White447.39%
Hispanic49.09%
2+ Races415.38%

Coushatta Veterans by Race

Coushatta Veterans by Education

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11.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

81.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Coushatta Veterans by Education

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49.4%

Labor Force Participation

45.2%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Coushatta Employment by Age

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Coushatta Employment by Race

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Coushatta 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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90.46%

Born in Coushatta

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Coushatta residents were born in the United States, with 90.46% 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.

Coushatta Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,743-22-1.25%
20201,765-22-1.23%
20191,787-22-1.22%
20181,809-4-0.22%
20171,813-26-1.41%
20161,839-22-1.18%
20151,861-13-0.69%
20141,874-46-2.40%
20131,920-27-1.39%
20121,947-6-0.31%
20111,953-10-0.51%
20101,9630.00%

Coushatta Population by Year