Gray, Louisiana Population 2022

5,944
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Gray is a city located in Terrebonne Parish Louisiana. Gray has a 2020 population of 5,944. Gray is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 6.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,584 in 2010.

The average household income in Gray is $62,835 with a poverty rate of 15.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $917 per month, and the median house value is $150,200. The median age in Gray is 31.5 years, 33 years for males, and 31.1 years for females.

Gray Demographics

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

  • White: 61.66%
  • Black or African American: 32.89%
  • Native American: 4.69%
  • Two or more races: 0.76%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gray, Louisiana is 5,944 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,944.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,584.

Gray, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,66561.66%
Black or African American1,95532.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native2794.69%
Two or More Races450.76%
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Gray Population by Race

Gray Population Pyramid $2022

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Gray Median Age

31.5


Total

33


Male

31.1


Female

Gray Adults

There are 4,221 adults, (488 of whom are seniors) in Gray.

Gray Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

13.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gray Sex Ratio

Female

2,867

48.23%

Male

3,077

51.77%

Gray Population by Age

Gray Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gray Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female43.2%56.8%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
All71.7%28.3%
Male80.3%19.7%
Married88.7%11.3%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gray Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0942.8471.7
Married8843.6688.7
Non Family7241.3762.2
Female3293.343.2
Male1573.9780.3

3.46

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

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Gray Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1604.54%
9th to 12th Grade3158.95%
High School Graduate1,38239.25%
Some College79522.58%
Associates Degree3189.03%
Bachelors Degree38510.93%
Graduate Degree1664.71%
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Gray Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gray Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,2721,925364
Black900804187
Native American208199
Hispanic131108
2+ Races1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 20.78%.

Gray Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,989$51,322$31,338
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$43,322$55,179$28,705
Some College$40,588$50,841$23,588
Bachelors Degree$38,150$$38,600
Graduate Degree$63,451$61,950$63,750

$41,989

Average Earnings

$51,322

Average Male

$31,338

Average Female

Gray Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gray Language by Age

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Gray Language

95.39% of Gray residents speak only English, while 4.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.42% of the population.

Gray Language

Gray Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,88351227.19%
White3,3662387.07%
Hispanic2997725.75%
Native2797225.81%
Multiple453577.78%
OtherNaN%

15.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.20%

Male Poverty Rate

16.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gray

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gray is Multiple, with 77.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gray is Hispanic, with 25.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.84%.

Gray Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.37%
Some College14.29%
High School11.22%
Bachelors or Greater1.81%

Gray Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed17.41%
Male Employed6.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Gray Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gray Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,773$62,835
Families$54,375$74,289
Married Families$79,569-
Non Families$26,000$37,336
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Income by Household Type

Gray Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Gray Married by Age and Sex

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Gray 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.

Gray Marital Status by Race

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Gray Marital Status

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355

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War124
Vietnam107
Second Gulf War56
Korea33
World War II

Gray Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64134
65 to 7474
75+62
35 to 5462
18 to 3423

Gray Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White31111.06%
Hispanic4630.07%
Black443.90%

Gray Veterans by Race

Gray Veterans by Education

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1.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gray Veterans by Education

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62.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Gray Employment by Age

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Gray Employment by Race

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Gray 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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87.10%

Born in Gray

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.81%

Non Citizen

0.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of Gray residents were born in the United States, with 87.10% having been born in Louisiana. 0.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gray Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20225,9440.00%
20215,9440.00%
20205,9440.00%
20195,944510.87%
20185,8932013.53%
20175,6924308.17%
20165,262-253-4.59%
20155,5153136.02%
20145,202300.58%
20135,1723727.75%
20124,800-615-11.36%
20115,415-169-3.03%
20105,5840.00%

Gray Population by Year