Jeanerette, Louisiana Population 2021

5,040
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Jeanerette is a city located in Iberia Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 5,040, it is the 62nd largest city in Louisiana and the 4749th largest city in the United States . Jeanerette is currently declining at a rate of -1.74% annually and its population has decreased by -8.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,530 in 2010. Jeanerette reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Jeanerette has a population density of 2,184 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jeanerette is $45,430 with a poverty rate of 25.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $84,600. The median age in Jeanerette is 35.4 years, 28.5 years for males, and 39 years for females.

Jeanerette Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 77.23%
  • White: 21.10%
  • Other race: 1.67%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Jeanerette, Louisiana is 5,040 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,218.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,530.

Jeanerette, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,15977.23%
White1,13621.10%
Some Other Race901.67%
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Jeanerette Population by Race

Jeanerette Population Pyramid $2021

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Jeanerette Median Age

35.4


Total

28.5


Male

39


Female

Jeanerette Adults

There are 3,952 adults, (707 of whom are seniors) in Jeanerette.

Jeanerette Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jeanerette Sex Ratio

Female

2,773

51.49%

Male

2,612

48.51%

Jeanerette Population by Age

Jeanerette Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jeanerette Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family47.9%52.1%
Female62.7%37.3%
All67.8%32.2%
Male79.3%20.7%
Married88.3%11.7%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jeanerette Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9562.7567.8
Married6953.4588.3
Non Family6321.1647.9
Female5423.762.7
Male872.8779.3

3.26

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

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Jeanerette Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3289.45%
9th to 12th Grade49714.32%
High School Graduate1,56945.22%
Some College60817.52%
Associates Degree1404.03%
Bachelors Degree1724.96%
Graduate Degree1564.50%
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Jeanerette Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jeanerette Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black2,5441,853205
White849715109
Hispanic777714
Other Race777714

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 18.18%.

Jeanerette Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,824$36,803$23,396
Less Than 9th Grade$17,955$15,669$25,098
High School Graduate$27,617$49,479$25,253
Some College$23,862$28,988$21,279
Bachelors Degree$10,438$$
Graduate Degree$47,255$$46,522

$25,824

Average Earnings

$36,803

Average Male

$23,396

Average Female

Jeanerette Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jeanerette Language by Age

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Jeanerette Language

94.51% of Jeanerette residents speak only English, while 5.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.75% of the population.

Jeanerette Language

Jeanerette Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,0791,27631.28%
White1,136736.43%

25.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.16%

Male Poverty Rate

27.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jeanerette

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jeanerette is Black, with 31.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jeanerette is White, with 6.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.28%.

Jeanerette Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.85%
Some College28.74%
Bachelors or Greater13.41%
High School11.85%

Jeanerette Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed32.18%
Female Unemployed28.50%
Female Employed15.67%
Male Employed0.00%

Jeanerette Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jeanerette Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,643$45,430
Families$36,410$50,756
Married Families$77,575-
Non Families$27,302$29,246
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Income by Household Type

Jeanerette Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Jeanerette Married by Age and Sex

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Jeanerette 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 45-54.

Jeanerette Marital Status by Race

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Jeanerette Marital Status

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116

Number of Veterans

98

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam26
First Gulf War18
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Jeanerette Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5440
55 to 6438
75+25
65 to 7413
18 to 34

Jeanerette Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White595.67%
Black572.01%

Jeanerette Veterans by Race

Jeanerette Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jeanerette Veterans by Education

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51.7%

Labor Force Participation

38.8%

Employment Rate

24.9%

Unemployment Rate

Jeanerette Employment by Age

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Jeanerette Employment by Race

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Jeanerette 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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92.01%

Born in Jeanerette

98.33%

Native Born

1.67%

Foreign Born

1.67%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.33% of Jeanerette residents were born in the United States, with 92.01% having been born in Louisiana. 1.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jeanerette Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,040-89-1.74%
20205,129-89-1.71%
20195,218-89-1.68%
20185,307-92-1.70%
20175,399-76-1.39%
20165,475-71-1.28%
20155,546-10-0.18%
20145,556-25-0.45%
20135,58120.04%
20125,579180.32%
20115,561320.58%
20105,529-468-0.81%
20005,997-208-0.34%
19906,205-306-0.48%
19806,5111890.30%
19706,3227541.28%
19605,5688761.73%
19504,6921,3303.39%
19403,3628501.47%
19202,5120.00%

Jeanerette Population by Year