Fordoche, Louisiana Population 2020

911

Fordoche is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 911, it is the 178th largest city in Louisiana and the 10706th largest city in the United States. Fordoche is currently growing at a rate of 0.55% annually but its population has decreased by -1.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 928 in 2010. Fordoche reached it's highest population of 929 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Fordoche has a population density of 374 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fordoche is $64,868 with a poverty rate of 17.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $771 per month, and the median house value is $89,800. The median age in Fordoche is 36.9 years, 36.2 years for males, and 40.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.7 males.

Fordoche Demographics

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

  • White: 92.45%
  • Black or African American: 3.35%
  • Other race: 2.68%
  • Asian: 1.24%
  • Two or more races: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fordoche, Louisiana is 911, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 901.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 928.

Fordoche, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White96792.45%
Black or African American353.35%
Some Other Race282.68%
Asian131.24%
Two or More Races30.29%

Fordoche Population Pyramid 2020

Fordoche Median Age

36.9


Total

36.2


Male

40.3


Female

Fordoche Adults

There are 754 adults, (235 of whom are seniors) in Fordoche.

Fordoche Age Dependency

101.5

Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fordoche Sex Ratio

Female

540

51.63%

Male

506

48.37%

Fordoche Households and Families

Fordoche Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fordoche Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.8%11.2%
All81.9%18.1%
Non Family81.3%18.8%
Female61.3%38.7%

81.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3702.8381.9
Married1693.7888.8
Non Family1281.0781.3
Female624.0661.3
Male111.73100

3.66

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fordoche Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade477.36%
9th to 12th Grade9615.02%
High School Graduate31048.51%
Some College10917.06%
Associates Degree182.82%
Bachelors Degree223.44%
Graduate Degree375.79%

Fordoche Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57645742
Black35234
Asian131313
Hispanic12
Multiple Races33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,875$41,176$
Less Than High School$$$10,179
High School Grad$38,750$$27,969
Some College$$39,792$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$36,397$$

$35,875

Average Earnings

$41,176

Average Male

$

Average Female

Fordoche Language

Fordoche Language by Age

Fordoche Language

96.57% of Fordoche residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.93% of the population.

Fordoche Poverty

Fordoche Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White95516517.28%
Black351337.14%

17.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.42%

Male Poverty Rate

18.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fordoche

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fordoche is Black, with 37.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fordoche is White, with 17.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.94%.

Name Poverty
Some College23.62%
Bachelors or Greater20.34%
Less Than High School16.08%
High School8.39%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed23.74%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Fordoche Income

Fordoche Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,714$64,868
Families$50,000$72,362
Married Families$64,625-
Non Families$21,964$47,280

Fordoche Marital Status

Fordoche Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Fordoche Married by Age and Sex

Fordoche 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 45-54.

Fordoche Marital Status by Race

Fordoche Veterans

30

Number of Veterans

28

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
Korea7
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7413
75+9
55 to 648
35 to 54
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White283.98%
Black25.71%

$Fordoche Veterans by Education

6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fordoche Employment Status

44%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Fordoche 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

93.50%

Born in Louisiana

98.76%

Native Born

1.24%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.76% of Fordoche residents were born in the United States, with 93.50% 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 Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202091150.55%
201990650.55%
2018901-9-0.99%
201791050.55%
2016905-3-0.33%
2015908-4-0.44%
2014912-3-0.33%
2013915-9-0.97%
2012924-5-0.54%
20119290.00%
20109290.00%