Edgard, Louisiana Population 2021

1,785
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Edgard is a city located in Louisiana. Edgard has a 2020 population of 1,785. Edgard is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -26.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,441 in 2010. Edgard reached it's highest population of 2,531 in 2015.

The average household income in Edgard is $49,893 with a poverty rate of 21.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $719 per month, and the median house value is $97,700. The median age in Edgard is 36.7 years, 35.7 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Edgard Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 91.93%
  • White: 6.27%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Edgard, Louisiana is 1,785 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,053.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,441.

Edgard, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,64191.93%
White1126.27%
Two or More Races321.79%
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Edgard Population by Race

Edgard Population Pyramid $2021

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Edgard Median Age

36.7


Total

35.7


Male

39.5


Female

Edgard Adults

There are 1,458 adults, (288 of whom are seniors) in Edgard.

Edgard Age Dependency

52.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Edgard Sex Ratio

Female

821

45.99%

Male

964

54.01%

Edgard Population by Age

Edgard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Edgard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.4%16.6%
Non Family80.7%19.3%
All80.4%19.6%
Female64.1%35.9%

80.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Edgard Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5713.1380.4
Non Family2231.4380.7
Married1934.4283.4
Female1034.3364.1
Male523.19100

4.19

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

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Edgard Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade634.91%
9th to 12th Grade1148.88%
High School Graduate50939.64%
Some College32525.31%
Associates Degree372.88%
Bachelors Degree23618.38%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Edgard Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Edgard Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,1941,047236
White8050
2+ Races1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 19.77%.

Edgard Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,135$30,221$29,781
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$18,487$$21,094
Some College$31,863$30,637$52,955
Bachelors Degree$31,422$31,250$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,135

Average Earnings

$30,221

Average Male

$29,781

Average Female

Edgard Earnings by Educational Attainment

Edgard Language by Age

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Edgard Language

98.98% of Edgard residents speak only English, while 1.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Edgard Language

Edgard Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,64133020.11%
White1124741.96%

21.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.43%

Male Poverty Rate

25.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edgard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edgard is White, with 41.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edgard is Black, with 20.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.56%.

Edgard Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.81%
High School28.29%
Some College11.60%
Bachelors or Greater2.12%

Edgard Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed17.94%
Male Employed10.43%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Edgard Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Edgard Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,573$49,893
Families$53,382$66,182
Married Families$65,762-
Non Families-$23,476
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Income by Household Type

Edgard Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.3%

Male Marriage Rate

31.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Edgard Married by Age and Sex

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Edgard 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 Over 65.

Edgard Marital Status by Race

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Edgard Marital Status

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76

Number of Veterans

76

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II29
Korea29
Vietnam24
First Gulf War23
Second Gulf War

Edgard Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+29
18 to 3423
55 to 6415
65 to 749
35 to 54

Edgard Veterans by Age

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Edgard Veterans by Race

Edgard Veterans by Education

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19.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edgard Veterans by Education

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53.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.7%

Employment Rate

12.6%

Unemployment Rate

Edgard Employment by Age

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Edgard Employment by Race

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Edgard 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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94.40%

Born in Edgard

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Edgard residents were born in the United States, with 94.40% 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.

Edgard Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,7850.00%
20201,7850.00%
20191,785-268-13.05%
20182,053-262-11.32%
20172,315-151-6.12%
20162,466-65-2.57%
20152,53136116.64%
20142,170100.46%
20132,160-279-11.44%
20122,439291.20%
20112,410-31-1.27%
20102,4410.00%

Edgard Population by Year