Edgard, Louisiana Population 2020

2,053

Edgard is a city located in Louisiana. Edgard has a 2020 population of 2,053. Edgard is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -15.90% 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 $59,208 with a poverty rate of 30.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $652 per month, and the median house value is $93,300. The median age in Edgard is 36.7 years, 35.7 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.0 males.

Edgard Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 92.99%
  • White: 5.70%
  • Two or more races: 1.32%
  • 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 2,053, 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 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,90992.99%
White1175.70%
Two or More Races271.32%

Edgard Population Pyramid 2020

Edgard Median Age

36.7


Total

35.7


Male

39.2


Female

Edgard Adults

There are 1,672 adults, (331 of whom are seniors) in Edgard.

Edgard Age Dependency

53.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Edgard Sex Ratio

Female

1,053

51.29%

Male

1,000

48.71%

Edgard Households and Families

Edgard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Edgard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86.6%13.4%
All69.9%30.1%
Female63.4%36.6%
Non Family55.6%44.4%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7182.8669.9
Non Family2701.3655.6
Married2163.3686.6
Female1834.3763.4
Male493.29100

3.73

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

19.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Edgard Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade533.80%
9th to 12th Grade997.10%
High School Graduate44431.85%
Some College45432.57%
Associates Degree533.80%
Bachelors Degree20314.56%
Graduate Degree886.31%

Edgard Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,2991,174291
White8659
Multiple Races99

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 black people with a rate of 22.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,696$31,292$21,399
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$19,469$$19,716
Some College$29,167$42,649$
Bachelors Degree$29,500$30,438$
Graduate Degree$97,083$$

$26,696

Average Earnings

$31,292

Average Male

$21,399

Average Female

Edgard Language

Edgard Language by Age

Edgard Language

99.59% of Edgard residents speak only English, while 0.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.41% of the population.

Edgard Poverty

Edgard Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,90959831.33%
White1173832.48%

30.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.90%

Male Poverty Rate

43.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edgard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edgard is White, with 32.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edgard is Black, with 31.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.45%
High School26.35%
Some College23.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.75%
Name Poverty
Female Employed32.82%
Female Unemployed10.39%
Male Employed7.87%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Edgard Income

Edgard Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,875$59,208
Families$39,722$75,568
Married Families$65,875-
Non Families$33,464$30,466

Edgard Marital Status

Edgard Marital Status

Marriage Rates

25.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.4%

Male Marriage Rate

23.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Edgard Married by Age and Sex

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

Edgard Veterans

104

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam67
World War II21
Korea21
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War

$Edgard Veterans by Education

7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edgard Employment Status

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

10.2%

Unemployment Rate

Edgard 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

92.45%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Edgard residents were born in the United States, with 92.45% 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
20202,0530.00%
20192,0530.00%
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%