Duson is a city located in Lafayette Parish Louisiana. Duson has a 2020 population of 1,759. Duson is currently declining at a rate of -0.17% annually but its population has increased by 0.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,743 in 2010.
The average household income in Duson is $43,610 with a poverty rate of 26.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $79,400. The median age in Duson is 31.2 years, 35.9 years for males, and 30.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dusonwas:
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 black people with a rate of 1.90%.
86.33% of Duson residents speak only English, while 13.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 10.99% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Duson is Black, with 34.89% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Duson is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.51%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Duson
98.71% of Duson residents were born in the United States, with 93.52% having been born in Louisiana. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.