Crowley, Louisiana Population 2021

12,458
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Crowley is a city located in Acadia Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 12,458, it is the 27th largest city in Louisiana and the 2642nd largest city in the United States . Crowley is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -6.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,265 in 2010. Crowley reached it's highest population of 16,104 in 1970. Spanning over 6 miles, Crowley has a population density of 2,129 people per square mile.

The average household income in Crowley is $46,774 with a poverty rate of 37.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $754 per month, and the median house value is $115,300. The median age in Crowley is 37.7 years, 36 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.

Crowley Demographics

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

  • White: 62.86%
  • Black or African American: 34.82%
  • Two or more races: 1.88%
  • Other race: 0.44%
  • Asian: 0.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Crowley, Louisiana is 12,458 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,653.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,265.

Crowley, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,04362.86%
Black or African American4,45534.82%
Two or More Races2411.88%
Some Other Race560.44%
Asian10.01%
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Crowley Population by Race

Crowley Population Pyramid $2021

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Crowley Median Age

37.7


Total

36


Male

38.7


Female

Crowley Adults

There are 9,269 adults, (2,198 of whom are seniors) in Crowley.

Crowley Age Dependency

81

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Crowley Sex Ratio

Female

6,656

52.02%

Male

6,140

47.98%

Crowley Population by Age

Crowley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Crowley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male83.7%16.3%
Married80%20%
All57%43%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
Female23.4%76.6%

57.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Crowley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8072.657
Non Family1,8731.2756.4
Married1,6093.480
Female1,1843.5423.4
Male1413.2883.7

3.34

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Crowley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,14913.90%
9th to 12th Grade1,29715.69%
High School Graduate2,99836.27%
Some College1,20414.57%
Associates Degree4215.09%
Bachelors Degree7759.38%
Graduate Degree4225.11%
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Crowley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Crowley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,9623,805820
Black2,7641,759304
Hispanic49220826
Other Race474747
Asian11

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Crowley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,028$37,335$23,027
Less Than 9th Grade$14,349$$8,936
High School Graduate$25,856$30,139$19,891
Some College$21,929$30,049$21,164
Bachelors Degree$53,935$68,125$43,600
Graduate Degree$44,260$$43,724

$27,028

Average Earnings

$37,335

Average Male

$23,027

Average Female

Crowley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Crowley Language by Age

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Crowley Language

91.54% of Crowley residents speak only English, while 8.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.59% of the population.

Crowley Language

Crowley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,2542,32954.75%
White7,3451,95226.58%
Hispanic56017731.61%
Multiple23916669.46%

37.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.00%

Male Poverty Rate

40.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crowley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crowley is Multiple, with 69.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crowley is White, with 26.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.04%.

Crowley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade50.28%
Some College24.56%
High School17.44%
Bachelors or Greater8.35%

Crowley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed92.91%
Female Unemployed36.76%
Female Employed23.67%
Male Employed7.71%

Crowley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Crowley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$26,972$46,774
Families$31,168$55,690
Married Families$50,066-
Non Families$19,138$30,052
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Income by Household Type

Crowley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.5%

Male Marriage Rate

32.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Crowley Married by Age and Sex

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Crowley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Crowley Marital Status by Race

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Crowley Marital Status

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687

Number of Veterans

571

Male Veterans

116

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam241
First Gulf War162
Second Gulf War134
Korea106
World War II10

Crowley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74190
75+161
35 to 54161
55 to 64104
18 to 3471

Crowley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4146.77%
Black2738.81%
Hispanic153.05%

Crowley Veterans by Race

Crowley Veterans by Education

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15.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crowley Veterans by Education

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47.4%

Labor Force Participation

43.5%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Crowley Employment by Age

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Crowley Employment by Race

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Crowley 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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90.72%

Born in Crowley

97.20%

Native Born

2.80%

Foreign Born

2.29%

Non Citizen

0.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.20% of Crowley residents were born in the United States, with 90.72% having been born in Louisiana. 2.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Crowley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,458-65-0.52%
202012,523-65-0.52%
201912,588-65-0.51%
201812,653-143-1.12%
201712,796-159-1.23%
201612,955-100-0.77%
201513,055-80-0.61%
201413,135-12-0.09%
201313,147-15-0.11%
201213,162-52-0.39%
201113,214-54-0.41%
201013,268-957-0.69%
200014,2252420.17%
199013,983-2,053-1.36%
198016,036-68-0.04%
197016,1044870.31%
196015,6172,8332.02%
195012,7843,2612.99%
19409,5231,8672.21%
19307,6561,5482.28%
19206,1081,0091.82%
19105,0998851.92%
19004,2140.00%

Crowley Population by Year