Folsom, Louisiana Population 2021

892
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Folsom is a city located in St. Tammany Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 892, it is the 177th largest city in Louisiana and the 10788th largest city in the United States . Folsom is currently growing at a rate of 1.71% annually and its population has increased by 24.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 716 in 2010. Folsom reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Folsom has a population density of 535 people per square mile.

The average household income in Folsom is $52,985 with a poverty rate of 35.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $922 per month, and the median house value is $163,700. The median age in Folsom is 30 years, 27.8 years for males, and 34 years for females.

Folsom Demographics

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

  • White: 77.27%
  • Black or African American: 21.00%
  • Other race: 1.73%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Folsom, Louisiana is 892 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 862.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 716.

Folsom, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White75877.27%
Black or African American20621.00%
Some Other Race171.73%
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Folsom Population by Race

Folsom Population Pyramid $2021

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Folsom Median Age

30


Total

27.8


Male

34


Female

Folsom Adults

There are 660 adults, (87 of whom are seniors) in Folsom.

Folsom Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56

Child Dependency Ratio

Folsom Sex Ratio

Female

492

50.15%

Male

489

49.85%

Folsom Population by Age

Folsom Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Folsom Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female46.6%53.4%
All59.9%40.1%
Non Family65.5%34.5%
Married73%27%

59.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Folsom Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3023.2559.9
Married1523.7173
Female733.7346.6
Non Family551.3365.5
Male223.270

3.47

Average Family Size

3.25

Average Household Size

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Folsom Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade416.69%
9th to 12th Grade579.30%
High School Graduate21434.91%
Some College9515.50%
Associates Degree7812.72%
Bachelors Degree7512.23%
Graduate Degree538.65%
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Folsom Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Folsom Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White36631262
Black17917058
Hispanic68338
Other Race3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 32.40%.

Folsom Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,344$34,333$27,321
Less Than 9th Grade$25,625$26,094$
High School Graduate$31,042$42,813$19,185
Some College$27,500$21,250$31,875
Bachelors Degree$37,500$47,813$37,188
Graduate Degree$$$36,250

$32,344

Average Earnings

$34,333

Average Male

$27,321

Average Female

Folsom Earnings by Educational Attainment

Folsom Language by Age

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Folsom Language

92.92% of Folsom residents speak only English, while 7.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.32% of the population.

Folsom Language

Folsom Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White58916928.69%
Hispanic16812675.00%
Black2064923.79%
Other33100.00%

35.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

41.23%

Male Poverty Rate

30.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Folsom

The race most likely to be in poverty in Folsom is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Folsom is Black, with 23.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 54.28%.

Folsom Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade48.98%
High School27.57%
Some College24.28%
Bachelors or Greater7.81%

Folsom Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed83.33%
Male Employed23.12%
Female Employed5.88%

Folsom Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Folsom Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,464$52,985
Families$48,472$58,598
Married Families$53,750-
Non Families-$23,811
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Income by Household Type

Folsom Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

36.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Folsom Married by Age and Sex

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Folsom 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 35-44.

Folsom Marital Status by Race

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Folsom Marital Status

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77

Number of Veterans

58

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War28
Vietnam19
Second Gulf War10
Korea2
World War II

Folsom Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6433
35 to 5429
18 to 3410
65 to 743
75+2

Folsom Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White429.01%
Black3518.32%

Folsom Veterans by Race

Folsom Veterans by Education

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25.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Folsom Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Folsom Employment by Age

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Folsom Employment by Race

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Folsom 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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81.65%

Born in Folsom

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

1.63%

Non Citizen

0.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.27% of Folsom residents were born in the United States, with 81.65% having been born in Louisiana. 1.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Folsom Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021892151.71%
2020877151.74%
2019862151.77%
2018847161.93%
2017831192.34%
2016812202.53%
2015792344.49%
201475881.07%
2013750202.74%
201273060.83%
201172450.70%
20107190.00%

Folsom Population by Year