Denham Springs, Louisiana Population 2021

9,643
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Denham Springs is a city located in Livingston Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 9,643, it is the 38th largest city in Louisiana and the 3180th largest city in the United States . Denham Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -5.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,215 in 2010. Denham Springs reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Denham Springs has a population density of 1,322 people per square mile.

The average household income in Denham Springs is $71,630 with a poverty rate of 8.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $853 per month, and the median house value is $161,600. The median age in Denham Springs is 36.5 years, 32.4 years for males, and 40.1 years for females.

Denham Springs Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Denham Springswas:

  • White: 84.48%
  • Black or African American: 13.86%
  • Other race: 0.95%
  • Two or more races: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Denham Springs, Louisiana is 9,643 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,753.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,215.

Denham Springs, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,39584.48%
Black or African American1,37713.86%
Some Other Race940.95%
Two or More Races490.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.22%
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Denham Springs Population by Race

Denham Springs Population Pyramid $2021

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Denham Springs Median Age

36.5


Total

32.4


Male

40.1


Female

Denham Springs Adults

There are 7,531 adults, (1,701 of whom are seniors) in Denham Springs.

Denham Springs Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Denham Springs Sex Ratio

Female

5,512

55.47%

Male

4,425

44.53%

Denham Springs Population by Age

Denham Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Denham Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male9.9%90.1%
Female41.9%58.1%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
All60.4%39.6%
Married86.2%13.8%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Denham Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6152.7160.4
Non Family1,3591.2254.1
Married1,3443.6286.2
Female6203.4241.9
Male2923.959.9

3.48

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Denham Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3044.76%
9th to 12th Grade4807.52%
High School Graduate2,11133.07%
Some College1,67426.22%
Associates Degree3585.61%
Bachelors Degree85413.38%
Graduate Degree6039.45%
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Denham Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Denham Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,2824,7561,264
Black807659128
Hispanic22313565
Other Race9422
2+ Races2828
Native American22

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 29.15%.

Denham Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,450$52,292$32,887
Less Than 9th Grade$24,851$28,362$
High School Graduate$40,056$42,809$30,388
Some College$40,114$66,673$31,216
Bachelors Degree$57,948$71,563$48,380
Graduate Degree$47,450$$52,045

$42,450

Average Earnings

$52,292

Average Male

$32,887

Average Female

Denham Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Denham Springs Language by Age

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Denham Springs Language

94.67% of Denham Springs residents speak only English, while 5.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.61% of the population.

Denham Springs Language

Denham Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,95084710.65%
Native2222100.00%

8.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.92%

Male Poverty Rate

12.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Denham Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Denham Springs is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Denham Springs is White, with 10.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.54%.

Denham Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.78%
Some College11.67%
High School3.62%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Denham Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed20.41%
Female Employed5.52%
Male Employed1.93%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Denham Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Denham Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,435$71,630
Families$66,447$84,274
Married Families$88,906-
Non Families$39,367$46,369
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Income by Household Type

Denham Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Denham Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Denham Springs 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 35-44.

Denham Springs Marital Status by Race

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Denham Springs Marital Status

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828

Number of Veterans

799

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War223
Vietnam192
First Gulf War179
Korea59
World War II40

Denham Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+203
65 to 74190
35 to 54186
18 to 34155
55 to 6494

Denham Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White74311.56%
Black858.88%
Hispanic3311.79%

Denham Springs Veterans by Race

Denham Springs Veterans by Education

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2.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Denham Springs Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Denham Springs Employment by Age

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Denham Springs Employment by Race

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Denham Springs 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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68.69%

Born in Denham Springs

97.27%

Native Born

2.73%

Foreign Born

1.52%

Non Citizen

1.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.27% of Denham Springs residents were born in the United States, with 68.69% having been born in Louisiana. 1.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Denham Springs Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,643-55-0.57%
20209,698-55-0.56%
20199,753-55-0.56%
20189,808-28-0.28%
20179,836-325-3.20%
201610,161400.40%
201510,121-5-0.05%
201410,126-43-0.42%
201310,169-56-0.55%
201210,225-62-0.60%
201110,287-79-0.76%
201010,3661,6091.70%
20008,7573760.44%
19908,381-182-0.21%
19808,5631,8112.40%
19706,7527611.20%
19605,9910.00%

Denham Springs Population by Year