Elmwood, Louisiana Population 2020

5,525

Elmwood is a city located in Louisiana. Elmwood has a 2020 population of 5,525. Elmwood is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 19.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,635 in 2010. Elmwood reached it's highest population of 5,525 in 2018.

The average household income in Elmwood is $76,621 with a poverty rate of 9.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,169 per month, and the median house value is $188,000. The median age in Elmwood is 31.7 years, 31 years for males, and 34.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.0 males.

Elmwood Demographics

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

  • White: 64.96%
  • Black or African American: 27.44%
  • Asian: 3.64%
  • Two or more races: 2.39%
  • Other race: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Elmwood, Louisiana is 5,525, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,525.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,635.

Elmwood, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,58964.96%
Black or African American1,51627.44%
Asian2013.64%
Two or More Races1322.39%
Some Other Race721.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.27%

Elmwood Population Pyramid 2020

Elmwood Median Age

31.7


Total

31


Male

34.3


Female

Elmwood Adults

There are 4,582 adults, (383 of whom are seniors) in Elmwood.

Elmwood Age Dependency

31.6

Age Dependency Ratio

9.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Elmwood Sex Ratio

Female

2,805

50.77%

Male

2,720

49.23%

Elmwood Households and Families

Elmwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Elmwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married29.3%70.7%
Female19.1%80.9%
All16.4%83.6%
Non Family11.4%88.6%
Male0%100%

16.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9431.8716.4
Non Family1,8031.2411.4
Married662329.3
Female4352.6619.1
Male433.280

2.8

Average Family Size

1.87

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Elmwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade812.05%
9th to 12th Grade441.11%
High School Graduate64416.30%
Some College95424.15%
Associates Degree2476.25%
Bachelors Degree1,03626.23%
Graduate Degree94423.90%

Elmwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2762,2661,110
Black1,048984613
Hispanic45340294
Asian128128119
Multiple Races666656
Other Race3434
Native American1515

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 asian people with a rate of 92.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,701$54,764$41,779
Less Than High School$45,700$$
High School Grad$26,709$26,375$27,708
Some College$48,377$53,467$41,339
Bachelors Degree$56,502$62,857$50,750
Graduate Degree$48,750$55,096$41,566

$48,701

Average Earnings

$54,764

Average Male

$41,779

Average Female

Elmwood Language

Elmwood Language by Age

Elmwood Language

85.48% of Elmwood residents speak only English, while 14.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.49% of the population.

Elmwood Poverty

Elmwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,1002447.87%
Black1,5161318.64%
Hispanic63512018.90%
Asian201146.97%
Other721013.89%

9.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.06%

Male Poverty Rate

11.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elmwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elmwood is Hispanic, with 18.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elmwood is Asian, with 6.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.20%
Bachelors or Greater8.59%
Some College8.24%
High School8.07%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.64%
Female Employed6.61%
Male Employed3.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Elmwood Income

Elmwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,049$76,621
Families$76,695$90,223
Married Families$97,019-
Non Families$49,512$66,850

Elmwood Marital Status

Elmwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.0%

Male Marriage Rate

29.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Elmwood Married by Age and Sex

Elmwood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Elmwood Marital Status by Race

Elmwood Veterans

317

Number of Veterans

275

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam131
Second Gulf War65
First Gulf War48
Korea20
World War II

$Elmwood Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elmwood Employment Status

82.2%

Labor Force Participation

80.5%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Elmwood 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

64.40%

Born in Louisiana

91.00%

Native Born

9.00%

Foreign Born

4.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.00% of Elmwood residents were born in the United States, with 64.40% having been born in Louisiana. 4.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,5250.00%
20195,5250.00%
20185,5254889.69%
20175,0373798.14%
20164,6581062.33%
20154,552-206-4.33%
20144,758-187-3.78%
20134,9453808.32%
20124,565-7-0.15%
20114,572-63-1.36%
20104,6350.00%