Fenton, Louisiana Population 2020

363

Fenton is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 363, it is the 242nd largest city in Louisiana and the 14617th largest city in the United States. Fenton is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -4.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 379 in 2010. Fenton reached it's highest population of 385 in 2011. Spanning over 0 miles, Fenton has a population density of 877 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fenton is $36,309 with a poverty rate of 22.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $557 per month, and the median house value is $61,100. The median age in Fenton is 40.8 years, 32.7 years for males, and 46.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.5 males.

Fenton Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.61%
  • White: 35.81%
  • Asian: 2.58%
  • 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 363, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 367.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 379.

Fenton, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American19161.61%
White11135.81%
Asian82.58%

Fenton Population Pyramid 2020

Fenton Median Age

40.8


Total

32.7


Male

46.7


Female

Fenton Adults

There are 232 adults, (61 of whom are seniors) in Fenton.

Fenton Age Dependency

81.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fenton Sex Ratio

Female

168

54.19%

Male

142

45.81%

Fenton Households and Families

Fenton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fenton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All75.2%24.8%
Non Family72.5%27.5%
Female44.4%55.6%
Male0%100%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1412.275.2
Married532.68100
Non Family511.1272.5
Female362.9744.4
Male140

2.8

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fenton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade94.23%
9th to 12th Grade3616.90%
High School Graduate9846.01%
Some College3215.02%
Associates Degree2210.33%
Bachelors Degree167.51%
Graduate Degree0.00%

Fenton Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.29%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,875$40,208$13,571
Less Than High School$$30,500$
High School Grad$15,417$$13,750
Some College$30,893$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,875

Average Earnings

$40,208

Average Male

$13,571

Average Female

Fenton Language

Fenton Language by Age

Fenton Language

93.62% of Fenton residents speak only English, while 6.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.04% of the population.

Fenton Poverty

Fenton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1914423.04%
White1111816.22%
Asian8787.50%

22.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.13%

Male Poverty Rate

23.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fenton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fenton is Asian, with 87.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fenton is White, with 16.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.48%.

Name Poverty
Some College35.19%
Less Than High School31.11%
Bachelors or Greater12.50%
High School11.22%
Name Poverty
Female Employed17.19%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed6.25%

Fenton Income

Fenton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,583$36,309
Families$31,000$44,199
Married Families$60,938-
Non Families$16,875$22,200

Fenton Marital Status

Fenton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fenton Married by Age and Sex

Fenton 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 55-64.

Fenton Marital Status by Race

Fenton Veterans

25

Number of Veterans

25

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War11
Vietnam8
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

$Fenton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fenton Employment Status

46.8%

Labor Force Participation

44.8%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Fenton 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

81.94%

Born in Louisiana

97.42%

Native Born

2.58%

Foreign Born

2.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.42% of Fenton residents were born in the United States, with 81.94% having been born in Louisiana. 2.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020363-2-0.55%
2019365-2-0.54%
2018367-2-0.54%
2017369-2-0.54%
2016371-4-1.07%
2015375-2-0.53%
20143770.00%
2013377-3-0.79%
2012380-5-1.30%
201138520.52%
20103830.00%