Duson, Louisiana Population 2022

1,248
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Duson is a city located in Lafayette Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,248, it is the 239th largest city in Louisiana and the 13645th largest city in the United States. Duson is currently declining at a rate of -3.03% annually and its population has decreased by -26.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,695 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Duson has a population density of 417 people per square mile.

The average household income in Duson is $43,610 with a poverty rate of 28.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Duson is 31.2 years, 35.9 years for males, and 30.1 years for females.

Duson Demographics

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

  • White: 63.95%
  • Black or African American: 34.10%
  • Two or more races: 1.42%
  • Native American: 0.53%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Duson, Louisiana is 1,248 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,695.

Duson, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

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Duson Population by Race

Duson Population Pyramid 2022

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Duson Median Age

36.1


Total

39.5


Male

34.6


Female

Duson Adults

There are 1,217 adults, (271 of whom are seniors) in Duson.

Duson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Duson Sex Ratio

Female

965

56.93%

Male

730

43.07%

Duson Population by Age

Duson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Duson Household Types

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Duson Households and Families

4.04

Average Family Size

3.28

Average Household Size

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Duson Households by Type

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Duson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Duson Educational Attainment by Race

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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 white people with a rate of 9.19%.

Duson Educational Attainment by Race

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$33,254

Average Earnings

$36,198

Average Male

$28,571

Average Female

Duson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Duson Language by Age

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Duson Language

77.27% of Duson residents speak only English, while 22.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 19.56% of the population.

Duson Language

Duson Poverty by Race

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28.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.55%

Male Poverty Rate

33.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Duson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Duson is Black, with 38.93% 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 9.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.16%.

Duson Poverty

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Duson Poverty Rate by Education

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Duson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Duson Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Duson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

27.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Duson Married by Age and Sex

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Duson 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.

Duson Marital Status by Race

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Duson Marital Status

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29

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Duson Veterans by War

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Duson Veterans by Age

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Duson Veterans by Race

Duson Veterans by Education

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24.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Duson Veterans by Education

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46%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Duson Employment by Age

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Duson Employment by Race

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Duson 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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94.57%

Born in Duson

99.17%

Native Born

0.83%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.17% of Duson residents were born in the United States, with 94.57% 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 Latin America.

Duson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Duson Population by Year