Gueydan, Louisiana Population 2022

1,291
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Gueydan is a city located in Vermilion Parish Louisiana. Gueydan has a 2020 population of 1,291. Gueydan is currently declining at a rate of -1.45% annually and its population has decreased by -7.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,400 in 2010.

The average household income in Gueydan is $51,840 with a poverty rate of 24.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $537 per month, and the median house value is $85,300. The median age in Gueydan is 44.4 years, 40.8 years for males, and 48 years for females.

Gueydan Demographics

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

  • White: 82.95%
  • Black or African American: 15.05%
  • Two or more races: 1.04%
  • Native American: 0.56%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gueydan, Louisiana is 1,291 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,291.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,400.

Gueydan, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,03682.95%
Black or African American18815.05%
Two or More Races131.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.56%
Asian50.40%
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Gueydan Population by Race

Gueydan Population Pyramid $2022

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Gueydan Median Age

44.4


Total

40.8


Male

48


Female

Gueydan Adults

There are 998 adults, (312 of whom are seniors) in Gueydan.

Gueydan Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gueydan Sex Ratio

Female

702

56.20%

Male

547

43.80%

Gueydan Population by Age

Gueydan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gueydan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female58.5%41.5%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Male62.1%37.9%
All68.5%31.5%
Married81%19%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gueydan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5182.3168.5
Married2102.8581
Non Family1851.1260.5
Female943.3958.5
Male292.4162.1

2.87

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Gueydan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade11613.43%
9th to 12th Grade11313.08%
High School Graduate40246.53%
Some College9911.46%
Associates Degree222.55%
Bachelors Degree829.49%
Graduate Degree303.47%
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Gueydan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gueydan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White748537100
Black84719
Hispanic23183
2+ Races77
Native American77
Asian55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.37%.

Gueydan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,107$50,250$17,417
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$22,188$71,875$12,361
Some College$41,250$$29,821
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,107

Average Earnings

$50,250

Average Male

$17,417

Average Female

Gueydan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gueydan Language by Age

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Gueydan Language

86.89% of Gueydan residents speak only English, while 13.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 13.11% of the population.

Gueydan Language

Gueydan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White97117317.82%
Black18410355.98%
Native77100.00%
Multiple10660.00%
Hispanic27414.81%
OtherNaN%

24.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.10%

Male Poverty Rate

31.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gueydan

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gueydan is Hispanic, with 14.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.34%.

Gueydan Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.61%
Some College25.00%
High School15.40%
Bachelors or Greater8.65%

Gueydan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed22.47%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Gueydan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gueydan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,611$51,840
Families$42,917$64,979
Married Families$66,250-
Non Families$19,297$24,949
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Income by Household Type

Gueydan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

34.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gueydan Married by Age and Sex

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Gueydan 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 20-34.

Gueydan Marital Status by Race

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Gueydan Marital Status

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92

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
World War II12
Second Gulf War5
Korea4
First Gulf War2

Gueydan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+38
65 to 7434
55 to 6413
35 to 547
18 to 34

Gueydan Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White687.99%
Black2418.75%
Hispanic1356.52%

Gueydan Veterans by Race

Gueydan Veterans by Education

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10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gueydan Veterans by Education

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45.3%

Labor Force Participation

42.6%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gueydan Employment by Age

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Gueydan Employment by Race

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Gueydan 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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89.67%

Born in Gueydan

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gueydan residents were born in the United States, with 89.67% 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.

Gueydan Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,291-19-1.45%
20211,310-19-1.43%
20201,329-19-1.41%
20191,348-19-1.39%
20181,367-12-0.87%
20171,379-13-0.93%
20161,392-5-0.36%
20151,397-2-0.14%
20141,399-7-0.50%
20131,40650.36%
20121,401-3-0.21%
20111,40440.29%
20101,4000.00%

Gueydan Population by Year