Folsom, Louisiana Population 2020

901

Folsom is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 901, it is the 180th largest city in Louisiana and the 10750th largest city in the United States. Folsom is currently growing at a rate of 2.62% annually and its population has increased by 25.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 716 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Folsom has a population density of 540 people per square mile.

The average household income in Folsom is $50,233 with a poverty rate of 36.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $836 per month, and the median house value is $159,300. The median age in Folsom is 30.8 years, 29.3 years for males, and 34.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.8 males.

Folsom Demographics

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

  • White: 80.17%
  • Black or African American: 18.06%
  • Other race: 1.77%
  • 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 901, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 855.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 716.

Folsom, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White67980.17%
Black or African American15318.06%
Some Other Race151.77%

Folsom Population Pyramid 2020

Folsom Median Age

30.8


Total

29.3


Male

34.8


Female

Folsom Adults

There are 583 adults, (79 of whom are seniors) in Folsom.

Folsom Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Folsom Sex Ratio

Female

444

52.42%

Male

403

47.58%

Folsom Households and Families

Folsom Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Folsom Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family74.5%25.5%
Married70.5%29.5%
All57.5%42.5%
Female41.1%58.9%
Male0%100%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2753.0857.5
Married1223.4970.5
Female903.2841.1
Non Family471.5174.5
Male163.440

3.17

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

10.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Folsom Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade397.34%
9th to 12th Grade6211.68%
High School Graduate20939.36%
Some College10319.40%
Associates Degree5610.55%
Bachelors Degree438.10%
Graduate Degree193.58%

Folsom Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35329335
Black12611122
Hispanic52265
Other Race3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 88.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 17.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,896$33,661$25,833
Less Than High School$23,000$25,625$
High School Grad$30,536$40,962$18,988
Some College$22,321$$28,750
Bachelors Degree$46,667$45,417$50,469
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,896

Average Earnings

$33,661

Average Male

$25,833

Average Female

Folsom Language

Folsom Language by Age

Folsom Language

94.64% of Folsom residents speak only English, while 5.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.61% of the population.

Folsom Poverty

Folsom Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55217431.52%
Hispanic1268365.87%
Black1534428.76%
Other33100.00%

36.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.76%

Male Poverty Rate

35.75%

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 28.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 60.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.55%
High School28.23%
Bachelors or Greater22.58%
Some College19.50%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed88.89%
Male Employed15.67%
Female Employed10.33%

Folsom Income

Folsom Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,125$50,233
Families$46,000$54,460
Married Families$65,000-
Non Families$17,813$25,172

Folsom Marital Status

Folsom Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

32.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Folsom Married by Age and Sex

Folsom Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Folsom Marital Status by Race

Folsom Veterans

73

Number of Veterans

58

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War23
Vietnam19
Second Gulf War9
Korea2
World War II

$Folsom Veterans by Education

27.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Folsom Employment Status

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Folsom 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

81.11%

Born in Louisiana

97.87%

Native Born

2.13%

Foreign Born

2.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.87% of Folsom residents were born in the United States, with 81.11% having been born in Louisiana. 2.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020901232.62%
2019878232.69%
2018855161.91%
2017839232.82%
2016816202.51%
2015796334.33%
2014763101.33%
2013753223.01%
201273150.69%
201172650.69%
20107210.00%