Eunice, Louisiana Population 2021

9,594
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Eunice is a city located in St. Landry Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 9,594, it is the 39th largest city in Louisiana and the 3195th largest city in the United States . Eunice is currently declining at a rate of -1.13% annually and its population has decreased by -7.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,398 in 2010. Eunice reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Eunice has a population density of 1,867 people per square mile.

The average household income in Eunice is $53,805 with a poverty rate of 29.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $648 per month, and the median house value is $114,200. The median age in Eunice is 34.5 years, 31.9 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.

Eunice Demographics

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

  • White: 63.62%
  • Black or African American: 33.68%
  • Two or more races: 2.63%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Eunice, Louisiana is 9,594 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,814.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,398.

Eunice, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,45163.62%
Black or African American3,41533.68%
Two or More Races2672.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.07%
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Eunice Population by Race

Eunice Population Pyramid $2021

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Eunice Median Age

34.5


Total

31.9


Male

37.6


Female

Eunice Adults

There are 7,385 adults, (1,536 of whom are seniors) in Eunice.

Eunice Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Eunice Sex Ratio

Female

5,070

50.00%

Male

5,070

50.00%

Eunice Population by Age

Eunice Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Eunice Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male12.7%87.3%
Female39.8%60.2%
All50.7%49.3%
Non Family52.6%47.4%
Married64.9%35.1%

50.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eunice Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6422.7250.7
Married1,3923.4764.9
Non Family1,1721.252.6
Female7013.5239.8
Male3773.2112.7

3.27

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Eunice Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71711.39%
9th to 12th Grade93614.87%
High School Graduate2,60441.37%
Some College1,03016.36%
Associates Degree3064.86%
Bachelors Degree4096.50%
Graduate Degree2924.64%
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Eunice Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eunice Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,0143,030627
Black1,8951,38674
Hispanic33618413
2+ Races6759

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 88.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.62%.

Eunice Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,195$34,766$27,430
Less Than 9th Grade$23,244$24,446$19,045
High School Graduate$25,285$30,144$21,816
Some College$34,904$40,156$31,912
Bachelors Degree$48,500$53,958$33,750
Graduate Degree$54,464$53,009$68,906

$30,195

Average Earnings

$34,766

Average Male

$27,430

Average Female

Eunice Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eunice Language by Age

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Eunice Language

89.12% of Eunice residents speak only English, while 10.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.99% of the population.

Eunice Language

Eunice Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,2011,36042.49%
White5,7091,18620.77%
Multiple26722985.77%
Hispanic63414623.03%

29.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.56%

Male Poverty Rate

34.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eunice

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eunice is Multiple, with 85.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eunice is White, with 20.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.98%.

Eunice Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School25.24%
Less Than 9th Grade21.72%
Some College20.43%
Bachelors or Greater3.69%

Eunice Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed59.68%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed13.76%
Male Employed10.23%

Eunice Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eunice Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,573$53,805
Families$42,184$59,157
Married Families$56,379-
Non Families$20,432$36,337
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Income by Household Type

Eunice Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.7%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Eunice Married by Age and Sex

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Eunice Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Eunice Marital Status by Race

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Eunice Marital Status

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393

Number of Veterans

367

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam166
First Gulf War73
Korea50
World War II13
Second Gulf War

Eunice Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54111
65 to 74107
55 to 6493
75+82
18 to 34

Eunice Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2865.79%
Black1074.70%

Eunice Veterans by Race

Eunice Veterans by Education

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7.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eunice Veterans by Education

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56.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Eunice Employment by Age

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Eunice Employment by Race

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Eunice 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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87.98%

Born in Eunice

96.35%

Native Born

3.65%

Foreign Born

3.21%

Non Citizen

0.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.35% of Eunice residents were born in the United States, with 87.98% having been born in Louisiana. 3.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Eunice Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,594-110-1.13%
20209,704-110-1.12%
20199,814-110-1.11%
20189,924-132-1.31%
201710,056-94-0.93%
201610,150-41-0.40%
201510,191-57-0.56%
201410,248-19-0.19%
201310,267-53-0.51%
201210,320-44-0.42%
201110,364-35-0.34%
201010,399-1,100-1.00%
200011,4993370.30%
199011,162-1,317-1.11%
198012,4791,0890.92%
197011,390640.06%
196011,3263,1423.30%
19508,1842,9424.56%
19405,2421,6453.84%
19303,5973250.95%
19203,2720.00%

Eunice Population by Year