Destrehan, Louisiana Population 2020

10,933

Destrehan is a city located in Louisiana. Destrehan has a 2020 population of 10,933. Destrehan is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,535 in 2010. Destrehan reached it's highest population of 11,535 in 2010.

The average household income in Destrehan is $107,512 with a poverty rate of 3.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,063 per month, and the median house value is $234,500. The median age in Destrehan is 41.7 years, 40.2 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.8 males.

Destrehan Demographics

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

  • White: 83.49%
  • Black or African American: 15.11%
  • Asian: 0.98%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Two or more races: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Destrehan, Louisiana is 10,933, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,933.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,535.

Destrehan, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,12883.49%
Black or African American1,65215.11%
Asian1070.98%
Some Other Race290.27%
Two or More Races170.16%

Destrehan Population Pyramid 2020

Destrehan Median Age

41.7


Total

40.2


Male

43.6


Female

Destrehan Adults

There are 8,620 adults, (1,675 of whom are seniors) in Destrehan.

Destrehan Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Destrehan Sex Ratio

Female

5,670

51.86%

Male

5,263

48.14%

Destrehan Households and Families

Destrehan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Destrehan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.2%3.8%
All85.7%14.3%
Non Family72.1%27.9%
Male65.8%34.2%
Female53.2%46.8%

85.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1732.6285.7
Married2,7602.9496.2
Non Family7851.0872.1
Female4792.9553.2
Male1493.8165.8

2.9

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Destrehan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1371.73%
9th to 12th Grade1802.28%
High School Graduate2,29429.05%
Some College1,55719.71%
Associates Degree6498.22%
Bachelors Degree2,23428.29%
Graduate Degree84710.72%

Destrehan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,7085,4502,190
Black1,3191,307491
Hispanic764728353
Asian1079647
Other Race29187
Multiple Races171717

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,679$69,350$40,685
Less Than High School$40,043$41,552$20,982
High School Grad$40,735$52,446$27,361
Some College$57,917$67,400$38,977
Bachelors Degree$67,614$84,063$52,969
Graduate Degree$56,972$113,203$47,333

$54,679

Average Earnings

$69,350

Average Male

$40,685

Average Female

Destrehan Language

Destrehan Language by Age

Destrehan Language

91.81% of Destrehan residents speak only English, while 8.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.36% of the population.

Destrehan Poverty

Destrehan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,0383083.83%
Black1,652845.08%
Hispanic1,07610.09%
Other2913.45%

3.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.44%

Male Poverty Rate

4.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Destrehan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Destrehan is Black, with 5.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Destrehan is Hispanic, with 0.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.04%
High School8.59%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%
Some College0.77%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.85%
Male Unemployed7.04%
Female Employed2.06%
Male Employed0.39%

Destrehan Income

Destrehan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$92,052$107,512
Families$103,321$117,562
Married Families$113,640-
Non Families$36,176$60,956

Destrehan Marital Status

Destrehan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Destrehan Married by Age and Sex

Destrehan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Destrehan Marital Status by Race

Destrehan Veterans

552

Number of Veterans

535

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam267
First Gulf War82
Second Gulf War59
Korea25
World War II8

$Destrehan Veterans by Education

2.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Destrehan Employment Status

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Destrehan 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

80.65%

Born in Louisiana

95.01%

Native Born

4.99%

Foreign Born

1.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.01% of Destrehan residents were born in the United States, with 80.65% having been born in Louisiana. 1.23% 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
202010,9330.00%
201910,9330.00%
201810,933270.25%
201710,906-305-2.72%
201611,2112171.97%
201510,994-256-2.28%
201411,250-47-0.42%
201311,297-121-1.06%
201211,4184494.09%
201110,969-566-4.91%
201011,5350.00%