Destrehan, Louisiana Population 2022

11,300
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Destrehan is a city located in St. Charles Parish Louisiana. Destrehan has a 2020 population of 11,300. Destrehan is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -0.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,340 in 2010.

The average household income in Destrehan is $109,559 with a poverty rate of 6.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,076 per month, and the median house value is $261,200. The median age in Destrehan is 40.6 years, 39.4 years for males, and 41.8 years for females.

Destrehan Demographics

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

  • White: 82.66%
  • Black or African American: 15.11%
  • Two or more races: 1.07%
  • Asian: 0.76%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Destrehan, Louisiana is 11,300 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,340.

Destrehan, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,63682.66%
Black or African American1,76115.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.15%
Asian890.76%
Some Other Race290.25%
Two or More Races1251.07%
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Destrehan Population by Race

Destrehan Population Pyramid 2022

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Destrehan Median Age

40.9


Total

40


Male

42


Female

Destrehan Adults

There are 9,099 adults, (1,597 of whom are seniors) in Destrehan.

Destrehan Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Destrehan Sex Ratio

Female

5,785

49.62%

Male

5,873

50.38%

Destrehan Population by Age

Destrehan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Destrehan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.9%5.1%
All81.2%18.8%
Non Family74.1%25.9%
Male61.4%38.6%
Female30.9%69.1%

81.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Destrehan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3812.6681.2
Married2,7962.9494.9
Male1533.9861.4
Female5862.9930.9
Non Family8461.2874.1

2.89

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Destrehan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2132.60%
9th to 12th Grade3654.45%
High School Graduate2,22127.08%
Some College1,52018.53%
Associates Degree5036.13%
Bachelors Degree2,51030.61%
Graduate Degree86910.60%
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Destrehan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Destrehan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian222
2+ Races434343
White6,2696,0182,821
Hispanic627566255
Other Race292911
Black1,2741,008290
Native American1818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Destrehan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$58,411$70,460$45,972
Less Than 9th Grade$30,647$42,350$29,500
High School Graduate$52,181$69,904$40,107
Some College$58,045$66,716$43,307
Bachelors Degree$71,612$94,899$68,438
Graduate Degree$55,164$37,500$56,582

$58,411

Average Earnings

$70,460

Average Male

$45,972

Average Female

Destrehan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Destrehan Language by Age

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Destrehan Language

92.70% of Destrehan residents speak only English, while 7.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.15% of the population.

Destrehan Language

Destrehan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,76133418.97%
Hispanic987747.50%
White8,6293433.97%
OtherNaN%

6.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.80%

Male Poverty Rate

6.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Destrehan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Destrehan is Black, with 18.97% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.87%.

Destrehan Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.01%
High School12.25%
Some College1.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.68%

Destrehan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.47%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.19%
Female Unemployed16.67%

Destrehan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Destrehan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$108,640$112,427
Families$116,733$122,793
Married Families$121,696-
Non Families$42,232$64,584
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Income by Household Type

Destrehan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Destrehan Married by Age and Sex

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Destrehan 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 55-64.

Destrehan Marital Status by Race

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Destrehan Marital Status

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499

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War121
First Gulf War121
Vietnam80
Korea14
World War II6

Destrehan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3425
35 to 54180
55 to 64163
65 to 7470
75+61

Destrehan Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2863.81%
Black20314.34%
2+ Races1011.36%

Destrehan Veterans by Race

Destrehan Veterans by Education

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2.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Destrehan Veterans by Education

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68%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Destrehan Employment by Age

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Destrehan Employment by Race

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Destrehan 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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78.06%

Born in Destrehan

95.21%

Native Born

4.79%

Foreign Born

0.81%

Non Citizen

3.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.21% of Destrehan residents were born in the United States, with 78.06% having been born in Louisiana. 0.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Destrehan Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201011,5350.00%
201111,515-20-0.17%
201211,495-20-0.17%
201311,475-20-0.17%
201411,455-20-0.17%
201511,435-20-0.17%
201611,415-20-0.17%
201711,395-20-0.18%
201811,375-20-0.18%
201911,355-20-0.18%
202011,340-15-0.13%
202111,320-20-0.18%
202211,300-20-0.18%

Destrehan Population by Year