Dodson, Louisiana Population 2020

301

Dodson is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 301, it is the 250th largest city in Louisiana and the 15313th largest city in the United States. Dodson is currently declining at a rate of -1.31% annually and its population has decreased by -10.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 337 in 2010. Dodson reached it's highest population of 336 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Dodson has a population density of 134 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dodson is $43,906 with a poverty rate of 26.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $54,200. The median age in Dodson is 23 years, 21.6 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 132.7 males.

Dodson Demographics

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

  • White: 89.95%
  • Black or African American: 4.27%
  • Other race: 3.02%
  • Two or more races: 2.01%
  • Native American: 0.75%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dodson, Louisiana is 301, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 309.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 337.

Dodson, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35889.95%
Black or African American174.27%
Some Other Race123.02%
Two or More Races82.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.75%

Dodson Population Pyramid 2020

Dodson Median Age

23


Total

21.6


Male

34.1


Female

Dodson Adults

There are 269 adults, (47 of whom are seniors) in Dodson.

Dodson Age Dependency

79.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Dodson Sex Ratio

Female

171

42.96%

Male

227

57.04%

Dodson Households and Families

Dodson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dodson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.8%5.2%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
All65.5%34.5%
Male41.2%58.8%
Female22.6%77.4%

65.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1422.865.5
Married582.994.8
Non Family361.1466.7
Female314.7722.6
Male172.4141.2

3.16

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

16.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dodson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1910.50%
9th to 12th Grade2513.81%
High School Graduate8546.96%
Some College2714.92%
Associates Degree84.42%
Bachelors Degree126.63%
Graduate Degree52.76%

Dodson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14411611
Black1612
Hispanic12
Other Race12
Multiple Races666
Native American33

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,750$36,250$15,000
Less Than High School$2,500$$
High School Grad$25,714$27,031$
Some College$$$17,000
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,750

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$15,000

Average Female

Dodson Language

Dodson Language by Age

Dodson Language

100.00% of Dodson residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Dodson Poverty

Dodson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3419628.15%
Black171164.71%

26.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.35%

Male Poverty Rate

31.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dodson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dodson is Black, with 64.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dodson is White, with 28.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.51%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater35.29%
Some College22.86%
High School18.82%
Less Than High School13.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed22.58%
Male Employed0.00%

Dodson Income

Dodson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,500$43,906
Families$31,563$46,228
Married Families$48,750-
Non Families$15,000$26,167

Dodson Marital Status

Dodson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Dodson Married by Age and Sex

Dodson 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 35-44.

Dodson Marital Status by Race

Dodson Veterans

12

Number of Veterans

12

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7
First Gulf War3
Korea1
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Dodson Veterans by Education

8.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

66.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dodson Employment Status

52.8%

Labor Force Participation

51.8%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Dodson 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

76.63%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Dodson residents were born in the United States, with 76.63% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020301-4-1.31%
2019305-4-1.29%
2018309-6-1.90%
2017315-4-1.25%
2016319-3-0.93%
2015322-3-0.92%
2014325-1-0.31%
2013326-6-1.81%
2012332-2-0.60%
2011334-2-0.60%
20103360.00%