Fenton, Louisiana Population 2021

349
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Fenton is a city located in Jefferson Davis Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 349, it is the 245th largest city in Louisiana and the 14774th largest city in the United States . Fenton is currently declining at a rate of -1.41% annually and its population has decreased by -7.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 379 in 2010. Fenton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 0 miles, Fenton has a population density of 843 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fenton is $35,855 with a poverty rate of 21.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $560 per month, and the median house value is $62,500. The median age in Fenton is 39.6 years, 32.6 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.

Fenton Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 64.29%
  • White: 32.50%
  • Asian: 3.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Fenton, Louisiana is 349 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 359.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 379.

Fenton, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American18064.29%
White9132.50%
Asian93.21%
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Fenton Population by Race

Fenton Population Pyramid $2021

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Fenton Median Age

39.6


Total

32.6


Male

44.9


Female

Fenton Adults

There are 214 adults, (50 of whom are seniors) in Fenton.

Fenton Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Fenton Sex Ratio

Female

139

49.64%

Male

141

50.36%

Fenton Population by Age

Fenton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fenton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female38.5%61.5%
Non Family75%25%
All76.9%23.1%
Married100%0%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fenton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1302.1576.9
Married542.65100
Non Family481.175
Female26338.5
Male230

2.74

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

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Fenton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade105.21%
9th to 12th Grade2714.06%
High School Graduate8343.23%
Some College3216.67%
Associates Degree2412.50%
Bachelors Degree168.33%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Fenton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fenton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1258910
White66666
Asian1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 9.09%.

Fenton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,771$35,000$11,635
Less Than 9th Grade$30,500$30,500$
High School Graduate$15,500$$11,923
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,771

Average Earnings

$35,000

Average Male

$11,635

Average Female

Fenton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fenton Language by Age

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Fenton Language

98.51% of Fenton residents speak only English, while 1.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Fenton Language

Fenton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1803318.33%
White912021.98%
Asian9888.89%

21.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.15%

Male Poverty Rate

24.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fenton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fenton is Asian, with 88.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fenton is Black, with 18.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.00%.

Fenton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College39.29%
Less Than 9th Grade21.62%
High School14.46%
Bachelors or Greater12.50%

Fenton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed17.31%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed5.36%

Fenton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fenton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$24,375$35,855
Families$31,071$45,949
Married Families$63,000-
Non Families$16,136$18,213
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Income by Household Type

Fenton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fenton Married by Age and Sex

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Fenton 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 55-64.

Fenton Marital Status by Race

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Fenton Marital Status

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21

Number of Veterans

21

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War8
Vietnam6
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Fenton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 548
75+7
65 to 746
55 to 64
18 to 34

Fenton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black138.90%
White811.94%

Fenton Veterans by Race

Fenton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fenton Veterans by Education

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48.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Fenton Employment by Age

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Fenton Employment by Race

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Fenton 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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81.07%

Born in Fenton

96.79%

Native Born

3.21%

Foreign Born

2.86%

Non Citizen

0.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.79% of Fenton residents were born in the United States, with 81.07% having been born in Louisiana. 2.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fenton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021349-5-1.41%
2020354-5-1.39%
2019359-5-1.37%
2018364-3-0.82%
2017367-2-0.54%
2016369-3-0.81%
2015372-2-0.53%
20143740.00%
2013374-4-1.06%
2012378-7-1.82%
201138520.52%
20103830.00%

Fenton Population by Year