DeRidder, Louisiana Population 2020

10,414

DeRidder is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 10,414, it is the 34th largest city in Louisiana and the 3009th largest city in the United States. DeRidder is currently declining at a rate of -1.59% annually and its population has decreased by -1.55% 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 1,128 people per square mile.

The average household income in DeRidder is $60,335 with a poverty rate of 23.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $739 per month, and the median house value is $134,800. The median age in DeRidder is 35.3 years, 34.6 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.8 males.

DeRidder Demographics

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

  • White: 58.46%
  • Black or African American: 34.81%
  • Two or more races: 3.76%
  • Native American: 1.00%
  • Other race: 0.99%
  • Asian: 0.96%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of DeRidder, Louisiana is 10,414, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,750.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,578.

DeRidder, Louisiana Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202038,0654061.07%
201937,6594061.08%
201837,2534061.09%
201736,847-119-0.32%
201636,9664361.18%
201536,5302820.77%
201436,248-19-0.05%
201336,267-68-0.19%
201236,3352450.67%
201136,0902560.71%
201035,8340.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,46058.46%
Black or African American3,84634.81%
Two or More Races4153.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native1101.00%
Some Other Race1090.99%
Asian1060.96%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.04%

DeRidder Population Pyramid 2020

DeRidder Median Age

35.3


Total

34.6


Male

36.5


Female

DeRidder Adults

There are 8,504 adults, (1,555 of whom are seniors) in DeRidder.

DeRidder Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

DeRidder Sex Ratio

Female

5,703

51.61%

Male

5,347

48.39%

DeRidder Households and Families

DeRidder Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

DeRidder Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
All59.9%40.1%
Non Family50.5%49.5%
Male46.2%53.8%
Female43.5%56.5%

59.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7642.8459.9
Married1,6493.3675.2
Non Family1,2511.1850.5
Female6784.3843.5
Male1863.7946.2

3.56

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

DeRidder Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3885.16%
9th to 12th Grade6708.91%
High School Graduate2,66735.47%
Some College1,68822.45%
Associates Degree4896.50%
Bachelors Degree1,09114.51%
Graduate Degree5256.98%

DeRidder Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2443,7631,068
Black2,6452,167392
Hispanic444392126
Multiple Races1078719
Native American74357
Other Race747429
Asian58353
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 39.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,950$32,196$22,566
Less Than High School$17,260$18,571$14,688
High School Grad$17,834$18,052$17,616
Some College$27,617$39,773$22,554
Bachelors Degree$42,969$51,490$31,806
Graduate Degree$52,460$63,750$50,987

$26,950

Average Earnings

$32,196

Average Male

$22,566

Average Female

DeRidder Language

DeRidder Language by Age

DeRidder Language

92.86% of DeRidder residents speak only English, while 7.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.35% of the population.

DeRidder Poverty

DeRidder Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,6831,23121.66%
Black3,7251,04227.97%
Hispanic83414917.87%
Multiple4158720.96%
Native985455.10%
Asian1062119.81%
Other10921.83%

23.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.68%

Male Poverty Rate

26.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in DeRidder

The race most likely to be in poverty in DeRidder is Native, with 55.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in DeRidder is Other, with 1.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.13%
High School23.58%
Some College16.56%
Bachelors or Greater3.62%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.63%
Female Unemployed22.96%
Female Employed16.36%
Male Employed10.58%

DeRidder Income

DeRidder Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,197$60,335
Families$55,690$68,956
Married Families$67,578-
Non Families$21,497$41,114

DeRidder Marital Status

DeRidder Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.0%

Female Marriage Rate

DeRidder Married by Age and Sex

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

DeRidder Veterans

1,252

Number of Veterans

1,095

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War462
Vietnam460
Second Gulf War427
Korea52
World War II17
Name Veterans % of Total
White70614.48%
Black45015.24%
Hispanic7314.46%
2 or More4530.20%
Other2430.00%
Indian2022.99%
Hawaiian4100.00%
Asian32.97%

$DeRidder Veterans by Education

6.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

DeRidder Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

DeRidder 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

58.00%

Born in Louisiana

95.89%

Native Born

4.11%

Foreign Born

2.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.89% of DeRidder residents were born in the United States, with 58.00% having been born in Louisiana. 2.31% 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
202010,414-168-1.59%
201910,582-168-1.56%
201810,750-21-0.19%
201710,771-168-1.54%
201610,9391311.21%
201510,808740.69%
201410,73480.07%
201310,726-15-0.14%
201210,741330.31%
201110,708720.68%
201010,6368280.81%
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%