Erath is a city located in Vermilion Parish Louisiana. Erath has a 2020 population of 1,955. Erath is currently declining at a rate of -1.41% annually and its population has decreased by -7.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,114 in 2010.
The average household income in Erath is $55,260 with a poverty rate of 16.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $79,900. The median age in Erath is 36.4 years, 30.9 years for males, and 39.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Erathwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 77.19%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.48%.
78.08% of Erath residents speak only English, while 21.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 14.42% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Erath is Black, with 31.52% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Erath is Hispanic, with 8.44% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.46%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Erath
94.54% of Erath residents were born in the United States, with 86.11% having been born in Louisiana. 1.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.