DeRidder, Louisiana Population 2021

10,370
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DeRidder is a city located in Beauregard Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 10,370, it is the 35th largest city in Louisiana and the 3018th largest city in the United States . DeRidder is currently declining at a rate of -1.04% annually and its population has decreased by -1.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,578 in 2010. DeRidder reached it's highest population of 11,057 in 1980. Spanning over 9 miles, DeRidder has a population density of 1,124 people per square mile.

The average household income in DeRidder is $63,735 with a poverty rate of 21.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $737 per month, and the median house value is $144,500. The median age in DeRidder is 34.7 years, 33.8 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

DeRidder Demographics

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

  • White: 58.49%
  • Black or African American: 35.90%
  • Two or more races: 3.43%
  • Asian: 1.00%
  • Native American: 0.61%
  • Other race: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of DeRidder, Louisiana is 10,370 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,697.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,578.

DeRidder, Louisiana Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202137,7531280.34%
202037,6251280.34%
201937,4971280.34%
201837,3695221.40%
201736,847-126-0.34%
201636,9734421.20%
201536,5312920.80%
201436,239-21-0.06%
201336,260-73-0.20%
201236,3332430.67%
201136,0902590.72%
201035,8310.00%

DeRidder Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,35358.49%
Black or African American3,89935.90%
Two or More Races3723.43%
Asian1091.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native660.61%
Some Other Race580.53%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.04%
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DeRidder Population by Race

DeRidder Population Pyramid $2021

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DeRidder Median Age

34.7


Total

33.8


Male

36.2


Female

DeRidder Adults

There are 8,383 adults, (1,623 of whom are seniors) in DeRidder.

DeRidder Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

DeRidder Sex Ratio

Female

5,679

52.29%

Male

5,182

47.71%

DeRidder Population by Age

DeRidder Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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DeRidder Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
All59.6%40.4%
Non Family51.1%48.9%
Male43.1%56.9%
Female37.3%62.7%

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

DeRidder Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8382.7359.6
Married1,6493.2877.5
Non Family1,3281.251.1
Female6874.0937.3
Male1743.943.1

3.45

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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DeRidder Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3264.43%
9th to 12th Grade6308.56%
High School Graduate2,57635.00%
Some College1,67922.81%
Associates Degree4916.67%
Bachelors Degree1,04814.24%
Graduate Degree6108.29%
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DeRidder Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

DeRidder Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,0483,6381,095
Black2,6602,230426
Hispanic458380117
2+ Races117899
Asian695816
Native American58396
Other Race423615
Islander44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 35.71%.

DeRidder Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,442$34,583$23,083
Less Than 9th Grade$19,023$20,240$18,235
High School Graduate$19,368$19,813$18,011
Some College$31,429$44,524$24,375
Bachelors Degree$43,653$50,682$30,469
Graduate Degree$55,558$75,625$54,625

$28,442

Average Earnings

$34,583

Average Male

$23,083

Average Female

DeRidder Earnings by Educational Attainment

DeRidder Language by Age

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DeRidder Language

91.36% of DeRidder residents speak only English, while 8.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.05% of the population.

DeRidder Language

DeRidder Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4941,06719.42%
Black3,76199426.43%
Hispanic81911614.16%
Multiple3648021.98%
Other581220.69%
Native581017.24%
Asian10943.67%

21.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.24%

Male Poverty Rate

23.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in DeRidder

The race most likely to be in poverty in DeRidder is Black, with 26.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in DeRidder is Asian, with 3.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.27%.

DeRidder Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.49%
High School22.01%
Some College15.65%
Bachelors or Greater2.92%

DeRidder Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed41.79%
Male Unemployed34.74%
Female Employed13.27%
Male Employed10.64%

DeRidder Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

DeRidder Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,536$63,735
Families$57,717$73,354
Married Families$72,644-
Non Families$25,211$43,699
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Income by Household Type

DeRidder Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

36.7%

Female Marriage Rate

DeRidder Married by Age and Sex

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DeRidder 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.

DeRidder Marital Status by Race

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DeRidder Marital Status

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1,180

Number of Veterans

1,018

Male Veterans

162

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War451
Vietnam413
Second Gulf War406
Korea32
World War II13

DeRidder Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54427
65 to 74274
55 to 64191
75+147
18 to 34141

DeRidder Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White63313.24%
Black46515.83%
Hispanic468.52%
2+ Races4226.09%
Native American2436.36%
Asian77.22%
Other Race510.64%
Islander4100.00%

DeRidder Veterans by Race

DeRidder Veterans by Education

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7.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

DeRidder Veterans by Education

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59.7%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

DeRidder Employment by Age

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DeRidder Employment by Race

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DeRidder 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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60.28%

Born in DeRidder

95.47%

Native Born

4.53%

Foreign Born

2.47%

Non Citizen

2.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.47% of DeRidder residents were born in the United States, with 60.28% having been born in Louisiana. 2.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

DeRidder Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,370-109-1.04%
202010,479-109-1.03%
201910,588-109-1.02%
201810,697-1-0.01%
201710,698-186-1.71%
201610,8841271.18%
201510,757680.64%
201410,689-4-0.04%
201310,693-24-0.22%
201210,717240.22%
201110,693600.56%
201010,6338250.81%
20009,808-60-0.06%
19909,868-1,189-1.13%
198011,0573,0273.25%
19708,0308421.11%
19607,1881,3892.17%
19505,7992,0494.46%
19403,75030.01%
19303,7472120.58%
19203,5350.00%

DeRidder Population by Year