Coushatta, Louisiana Population 2020

1,728

Coushatta is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,728, it is the 129th largest city in Louisiana and the 8170th largest city in the United States. Coushatta is currently declining at a rate of -1.76% annually and its population has decreased by -12.02% 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 517 people per square mile.

The average household income in Coushatta is $34,987 with a poverty rate of 43.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $499 per month, and the median house value is $73,400. The median age in Coushatta is 30.8 years, 28.8 years for males, and 31.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.1 males.

Coushatta Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 68.30%
  • White: 26.20%
  • Two or more races: 2.88%
  • Other race: 2.62%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Coushatta, Louisiana is 1,728, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,790.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,964.

Coushatta, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,82568.30%
White70026.20%
Two or More Races772.88%
Some Other Race702.62%

Coushatta Population Pyramid 2020

Coushatta Median Age

30.8


Total

28.8


Male

31.7


Female

Coushatta Adults

There are 1,809 adults, (312 of whom are seniors) in Coushatta.

Coushatta Age Dependency

78.5

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Coushatta Sex Ratio

Female

1,384

51.80%

Male

1,288

48.20%

Coushatta Households and Families

Coushatta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Coushatta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.1%31.9%
All41.4%58.6%
Male41.3%58.7%
Non Family28.8%71.2%
Female26%74%

41.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8333.0441.4
Non Family267028.8
Married2603.6468.1
Female2314.7726
Male752.8841.3

3.95

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

0.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Coushatta Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade875.70%
9th to 12th Grade38825.43%
High School Graduate59839.19%
Some College20313.30%
Associates Degree1137.40%
Bachelors Degree936.09%
Graduate Degree442.88%

Coushatta Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black93961125
White462396106
Hispanic80106
Other Race70
Multiple Races3434

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.94%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,926$23,281$20,442
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$18,565$18,542$18,583
Some College$23,052$$22,558
Bachelors Degree$$$26,667
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,926

Average Earnings

$23,281

Average Male

$20,442

Average Female

Coushatta Language

Coushatta Language by Age

Coushatta Language

97.35% of Coushatta residents speak only English, while 2.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.52% of the population.

Coushatta Poverty

Coushatta Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,74493953.84%
White62511217.92%
Multiple774659.74%
Hispanic1194336.13%
Other701115.71%

43.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

37.27%

Male Poverty Rate

49.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Coushatta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Coushatta is Multiple, with 59.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Coushatta is Other, with 15.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School51.42%
High School35.44%
Some College18.73%
Bachelors or Greater2.42%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed93.44%
Female Unemployed86.67%
Female Employed25.71%
Male Employed8.35%

Coushatta Income

Coushatta Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$23,586$34,987
Families$29,583$43,256
Married Families$41,814-
Non Families$9,712$15,003

Coushatta Marital Status

Coushatta Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.5%

Male Marriage Rate

27.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Coushatta Married by Age and Sex

Coushatta 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 45-54.

Coushatta Marital Status by Race

Coushatta Veterans

106

Number of Veterans

106

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
Second Gulf War22
World War II10
First Gulf War10
Korea2
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6438
65 to 7426
35 to 5422
75+16
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
Black615.30%
White427.59%
Hispanic45.00%
2 or More38.82%

$Coushatta Veterans by Education

10.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

69.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Coushatta Employment Status

48.9%

Labor Force Participation

44.9%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Coushatta 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

89.22%

Born in Louisiana

97.79%

Native Born

2.21%

Foreign Born

2.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.79% of Coushatta residents were born in the United States, with 89.22% having been born in Louisiana. 2.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,728-31-1.76%
20191,759-31-1.73%
20181,790-13-0.72%
20171,803-31-1.69%
20161,834-23-1.24%
20151,857-16-0.85%
20141,873-43-2.24%
20131,916-28-1.44%
20121,944-6-0.31%
20111,950-13-0.66%
20101,9630.00%