Delhi, Louisiana Population 2021

2,745
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Delhi is a city located in Richland Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 2,745, it is the 98th largest city in Louisiana and the 6522nd largest city in the United States . Delhi is currently declining at a rate of -0.90% annually and its population has decreased by -5.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,919 in 2010. Delhi reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Delhi has a population density of 956 people per square mile.

The average household income in Delhi is $46,254 with a poverty rate of 36.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $90,400. The median age in Delhi is 41.1 years, 38.2 years for males, and 47.1 years for females.

Delhi Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Delhiwas:

  • Black or African American: 60.15%
  • White: 38.16%
  • Other race: 0.98%
  • Two or more races: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Delhi, Louisiana is 2,745 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,795.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,919.

Delhi, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,71260.15%
White1,08638.16%
Some Other Race280.98%
Two or More Races200.70%
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Delhi Population by Race

Delhi Population Pyramid $2021

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Delhi Median Age

41.1


Total

38.2


Male

47.1


Female

Delhi Adults

There are 2,135 adults, (490 of whom are seniors) in Delhi.

Delhi Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Delhi Sex Ratio

Female

1,341

47.12%

Male

1,505

52.88%

Delhi Population by Age

Delhi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Delhi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female39.7%60.3%
Non Family49.9%50.1%
Male50%50%
All62.2%37.8%
Married86.2%13.8%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delhi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0822.5962.2
Non Family4411.2349.9
Married4053.4586.2
Female1364.1639.7
Male1002.9150

3.49

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Delhi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade753.89%
9th to 12th Grade30715.94%
High School Graduate79341.17%
Some College36418.90%
Associates Degree743.84%
Bachelors Degree1728.93%
Graduate Degree1417.32%
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Delhi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Delhi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,09587989
White789623224
Hispanic3636
Other Race88
2+ Races66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.39%.

Delhi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,033$31,233$21,523
Less Than 9th Grade$32,143$35,880$
High School Graduate$22,660$22,365$25,625
Some College$19,188$31,058$17,121
Bachelors Degree$47,679$39,167$51,250
Graduate Degree$59,028$$58,333

$26,033

Average Earnings

$31,233

Average Male

$21,523

Average Female

Delhi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Delhi Language by Age

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Delhi Language

92.50% of Delhi residents speak only English, while 7.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.30% of the population.

Delhi Language

Delhi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,70061135.94%
White92324026.00%
Hispanic17217098.84%
Other2828100.00%
Multiple2020100.00%

36.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.98%

Male Poverty Rate

39.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delhi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delhi is White, with 26.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.60%.

Delhi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade49.74%
High School33.20%
Some College24.31%
Bachelors or Greater9.58%

Delhi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed70.37%
Female Unemployed46.88%
Female Employed23.38%
Male Employed11.29%

Delhi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Delhi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,289$46,254
Families$44,250$58,772
Married Families$76,856-
Non Families$23,162$27,742
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Income by Household Type

Delhi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.4%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Delhi Married by Age and Sex

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Delhi 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 45-54.

Delhi Marital Status by Race

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Delhi Marital Status

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136

Number of Veterans

118

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War47
Vietnam45
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Delhi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5481
65 to 7429
75+15
55 to 6411
18 to 34

Delhi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White899.91%
Black473.88%

Delhi Veterans by Race

Delhi Veterans by Education

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32.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delhi Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Delhi Employment by Age

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Delhi Employment by Race

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Delhi 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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79.62%

Born in Delhi

97.19%

Native Born

2.81%

Foreign Born

0.28%

Non Citizen

2.53%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.19% of Delhi residents were born in the United States, with 79.62% having been born in Louisiana. 0.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Delhi Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,745-25-0.90%
20202,770-25-0.89%
20192,795-25-0.89%
20182,820-39-1.36%
20172,859-15-0.52%
20162,874-21-0.73%
20152,895-41-1.40%
20142,936-36-1.21%
20132,972-12-0.40%
20122,984-8-0.27%
20112,992521.77%
20102,940-126-0.42%
20003,066-103-0.33%
19903,169-121-0.37%
19803,2904031.32%
19702,8873731.39%
19602,5140.00%

Delhi Population by Year