Crowley, Louisiana Population 2020

12,365

Crowley is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 12,365, it is the 26th largest city in Louisiana and the 2658th largest city in the United States. Crowley is currently declining at a rate of -1.30% annually and its population has decreased by -6.78% 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 2,113 people per square mile.

The average household income in Crowley is $45,213 with a poverty rate of 39.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $679 per month, and the median house value is $99,000. The median age in Crowley is 36.6 years, 36 years for males, and 38.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.1 males.

Crowley Demographics

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

  • White: 60.46%
  • Black or African American: 35.55%
  • Other race: 3.53%
  • Two or more races: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Crowley, Louisiana is 12,365, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,691.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,265.

Crowley, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,83560.46%
Black or African American4,60735.55%
Some Other Race4573.53%
Two or More Races340.26%
Asian170.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.08%

Crowley Population Pyramid 2020

Crowley Median Age

36.6


Total

36


Male

38.1


Female

Crowley Adults

There are 9,374 adults, (2,087 of whom are seniors) in Crowley.

Crowley Age Dependency

77.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Crowley Sex Ratio

Female

6,676

51.51%

Male

6,284

48.49%

Crowley Households and Families

Crowley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Crowley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male83.3%16.7%
Married78%22%
All58.6%41.4%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Female23.7%76.3%

58.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9862.5458.6
Non Family2,1031.3858.4
Married1,6113.4878
Female1,0443.323.7
Male2283.1983.3

3.32

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Crowley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,28315.56%
9th to 12th Grade1,43417.39%
High School Graduate2,78833.81%
Some College1,11213.48%
Associates Degree4885.92%
Bachelors Degree7559.15%
Graduate Degree3874.69%

Crowley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,0333,605842
Black2,6231,658196
Hispanic50918523
Other Race1998181
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 40.70%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,339$36,436$21,571
Less Than High School$25,523$27,283$
High School Grad$25,192$32,155$18,299
Some College$25,905$30,075$25,096
Bachelors Degree$57,159$101,205$43,895
Graduate Degree$43,068$$39,653

$27,339

Average Earnings

$36,436

Average Male

$21,571

Average Female

Crowley Language

Crowley Language by Age

Crowley Language

89.26% of Crowley residents speak only English, while 10.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.49% of the population.

Crowley Poverty

Crowley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,4682,73061.10%
White7,2261,97227.29%
Hispanic76031541.45%
Other40518044.44%
Islander1010100.00%

39.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.20%

Male Poverty Rate

47.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crowley

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crowley is White, with 27.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 16.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.93%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.83%
High School24.99%
Some College20.97%
Bachelors or Greater5.40%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.00%
Male Unemployed40.73%
Female Employed34.11%
Male Employed10.25%

Crowley Income

Crowley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,089$45,213
Families$32,630$54,333
Married Families$48,042-
Non Families$20,327$31,372

Crowley Marital Status

Crowley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Crowley Married by Age and Sex

Crowley 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 35-44.

Crowley Marital Status by Race

Crowley Veterans

870

Number of Veterans

749

Male Veterans

121

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War256
Second Gulf War236
Vietnam219
Korea121
World War II11

$Crowley Veterans by Education

33.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crowley Employment Status

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

12.1%

Unemployment Rate

Crowley 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

86.99%

Born in Louisiana

95.37%

Native Born

4.63%

Foreign Born

4.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.37% of Crowley residents were born in the United States, with 86.99% having been born in Louisiana. 4.24% 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
202012,365-163-1.30%
201912,528-163-1.28%
201812,691-133-1.04%
201712,824-163-1.26%
201612,987-92-0.70%
201513,079-75-0.57%
201413,154-8-0.06%
201313,162-9-0.07%
201213,171-47-0.36%
201113,218-51-0.38%
201013,269-956-0.69%
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%