Ferriday, Louisiana Population 2022

2,994
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Ferriday is a city located in Concordia Parish Louisiana. Ferriday has a 2020 population of 2,994. Ferriday is currently declining at a rate of -2.28% annually and its population has decreased by -14.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,518 in 2010.

The average household income in Ferriday is $35,940 with a poverty rate of 18.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $619 per month, and the median house value is $48,100. The median age in Ferriday is 41.3 years, 41 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.

Ferriday Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 91.06%
  • White: 8.94%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Ferriday, Louisiana is 2,994 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,994.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,518.

Ferriday, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,01691.06%
White2968.94%
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Ferriday Population by Race

Ferriday Population Pyramid $2022

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Ferriday Median Age

41.3


Total

41


Male

41.4


Female

Ferriday Adults

There are 2,419 adults, (618 of whom are seniors) in Ferriday.

Ferriday Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ferriday Sex Ratio

Female

2,170

65.52%

Male

1,142

34.48%

Ferriday Population by Age

Ferriday Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ferriday Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female34.6%65.4%
Non Family36.9%63.1%
All46.9%53.1%
Married77.2%22.8%

46.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ferriday Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3542.3946.9
Female4922.4634.6
Non Family4691.0436.9
Married3783.7177.2
Male158.930

3.11

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Ferriday Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1878.32%
9th to 12th Grade29112.94%
High School Graduate66929.76%
Some College52823.49%
Associates Degree150.67%
Bachelors Degree38116.95%
Graduate Degree1777.87%
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Ferriday Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ferriday Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,9851,510456
White263260102

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 38.78%.

Ferriday Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,132$28,913$19,263
Less Than 9th Grade$$$16,618
High School Graduate$16,659$$16,802
Some College$19,395$24,805$17,100
Bachelors Degree$46,193$80,577$45,852
Graduate Degree$23,651$$24,105

$23,132

Average Earnings

$28,913

Average Male

$19,263

Average Female

Ferriday Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ferriday Language by Age

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Ferriday Language

99.45% of Ferriday residents speak only English, while 0.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Ferriday Language

Ferriday Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,97850016.79%
White26010640.77%
OtherNaN%

18.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.26%

Male Poverty Rate

21.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ferriday

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ferriday is White, with 40.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ferriday is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.17%.

Ferriday Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School31.61%
Some College23.09%
Less Than 9th Grade14.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Ferriday Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.99%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.70%

Ferriday Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ferriday Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$24,867$35,940
Families$27,157$44,301
Married Families$71,875-
Non Families$16,729$20,161
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Income by Household Type

Ferriday Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

26.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Ferriday Married by Age and Sex

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Ferriday Marriage

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

Ferriday Marital Status by Race

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Ferriday Marital Status

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112

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War64
Vietnam27
First Gulf War15
World War II3
Korea

Ferriday Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5479
65 to 7427
75+3
55 to 643
18 to 34

Ferriday Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1095.06%
White31.14%

Ferriday Veterans by Race

Ferriday Veterans by Education

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14.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ferriday Veterans by Education

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44.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Ferriday Employment by Age

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Ferriday Employment by Race

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Ferriday 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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72.83%

Born in Ferriday

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Ferriday residents were born in the United States, with 72.83% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Ferriday Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20222,994-70-2.28%
20213,064-70-2.23%
20203,134-70-2.18%
20193,204-70-2.14%
20183,274-50-1.50%
20173,324-27-0.81%
20163,351-50-1.47%
20153,401-52-1.51%
20143,453-9-0.26%
20133,462-4-0.12%
20123,466-61-1.73%
20113,52790.26%
20103,518-205-0.56%
20003,723-388-0.99%
19904,111-361-0.84%
19804,472-767-1.57%
19705,2396761.39%
19604,5637161.72%
19503,8479903.02%
19402,8573551.34%
19302,5020.00%

Ferriday Population by Year