Hammond, Louisiana Population 2022

19,496
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Hammond is a city located in Tangipahoa Parish Louisiana. Hammond has a 2020 population of 19,496. Hammond is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -0.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,584 in 2010.

The average household income in Hammond is $59,111 with a poverty rate of 37.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $803 per month, and the median house value is $174,400. The median age in Hammond is 28.7 years, 27.2 years for males, and 29.7 years for females.

Hammond Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 48.52%
  • White: 48.01%
  • Asian: 2.04%
  • Two or more races: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hammond, Louisiana is 19,496 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 19,584.

Hammond, Louisiana Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010121,4850.00%
2011122,7001,2150.99%
2012123,6469460.77%
2013125,5201,8741.49%
2014127,0101,4901.17%
2015128,7161,7061.33%
2016130,6191,9031.46%
2017132,3531,7341.31%
2018133,8371,4841.11%
2019134,7589210.68%
2020135,6799210.68%
2021136,6009210.67%

Hammond Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,86948.01%
Black or African American9,97448.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.19%
Asian4202.04%
Some Other Race500.24%
Two or More Races2040.99%
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Hammond Population by Race

Hammond Population Pyramid 2022

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Hammond Median Age

27.8


Total

25.7


Male

29


Female

Hammond Adults

There are 16,044 adults, (2,613 of whom are seniors) in Hammond.

Hammond Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hammond Sex Ratio

Female

10,606

51.59%

Male

9,951

48.41%

Hammond Population by Age

Hammond Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hammond Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
All44.5%55.5%
Non Family32.8%67.2%
Female31.7%68.3%
Male24.7%75.3%

44.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hammond Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8062.5844.5
Married1,9843.1775.2
Male2872.7724.7
Female1,6913.6431.7
Non Family2,8441.5232.8

3.26

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Hammond Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5555.02%
9th to 12th Grade1,16310.52%
High School Graduate2,82625.57%
Some College2,16619.60%
Associates Degree9568.65%
Bachelors Degree2,13519.32%
Graduate Degree1,25211.33%
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Hammond Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hammond Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian13313394
White5,7255,3672,599
Native American20207
2+ Races727224
Other Race21215
Hispanic31520346
Black4,7883,540624

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 asian people with a rate of 70.68%.

Hammond Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,957$31,481$32,135
Less Than 9th Grade$$$27,321
High School Graduate$25,067$35,954$16,592
Some College$24,702$24,310$25,652
Bachelors Degree$34,914$19,884$43,676
Graduate Degree$57,772$90,440$52,179

$31,957

Average Earnings

$31,481

Average Male

$32,135

Average Female

Hammond Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hammond Language by Age

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Hammond Language

92.58% of Hammond residents speak only English, while 7.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.29% of the population.

Hammond Language

Hammond Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,6244,83356.04%
Hispanic69832746.85%
Asian38710527.13%
White7,5961,23516.26%
Other19NaN%
Multiple1672514.97%

37.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.90%

Male Poverty Rate

39.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hammond

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hammond is Black, with 56.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hammond is Multiple, with 14.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.00%.

Hammond Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade59.27%
High School32.24%
Some College28.20%
Bachelors or Greater3.29%

Hammond Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed14.67%
Male Unemployed52.27%
Female Employed25.45%
Female Unemployed46.64%

Hammond Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hammond Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,250$57,454
Families$39,538$72,689
Married Families$81,042-
Non Families$23,937$32,506
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Income by Household Type

Hammond Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.7%

Male Marriage Rate

24.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hammond Married by Age and Sex

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Hammond 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.

Hammond Marital Status by Race

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Hammond Marital Status

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552

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War201
First Gulf War75
Vietnam142
Korea35
World War II3

Hammond Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34160
35 to 54121
55 to 6461
65 to 74125
75+85

Hammond Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3814.51%
Black1251.77%
Asian196.13%
2+ Races2717.88%
Hispanic203.60%

Hammond Veterans by Race

Hammond Veterans by Education

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12.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hammond Veterans by Education

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57.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Hammond Employment by Age

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Hammond Employment by Race

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Hammond 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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80.19%

Born in Hammond

96.77%

Native Born

3.23%

Foreign Born

2.79%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.77% of Hammond residents were born in the United States, with 80.19% having been born in Louisiana. 2.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hammond Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19001,5000.00%
19102,9421,4426.97%
19203,8559132.74%
19306,0722,2174.65%
19406,033-39-0.06%
19508,6402,6073.66%
196010,5631,9232.03%
197012,4871,9241.69%
198015,2262,7392.00%
199015,8716450.42%
200017,6391,7681.06%
201020,0192,3801.27%
201119,975-44-0.22%
201219,931-44-0.22%
201319,887-44-0.22%
201419,843-44-0.22%
201519,799-44-0.22%
201619,755-44-0.22%
201719,711-44-0.22%
201819,667-44-0.22%
201919,623-44-0.22%
202019,584-39-0.20%
202119,540-44-0.22%
202219,496-44-0.23%

Hammond Population by Year