Lake Arthur, Louisiana Population 2020

2,808

Lake Arthur is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 2,808, it is the 97th largest city in Louisiana and the 6436th largest city in the United States. Lake Arthur is currently growing at a rate of 0.61% annually and its population has increased by 2.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,738 in 2010. Lake Arthur reached it's highest population of 3,615 in 1980. Spanning over 2 miles, Lake Arthur has a population density of 1,514 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake Arthur is $49,041 with a poverty rate of 28.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $595 per month, and the median house value is $72,300. The median age in Lake Arthur is 29.4 years, 28.1 years for males, and 33 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.5 males.

Lake Arthur Demographics

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

  • White: 83.17%
  • Black or African American: 11.49%
  • Other race: 3.67%
  • Two or more races: 1.67%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Arthur, Louisiana is 2,808, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,774.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,738.

Lake Arthur, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,28883.17%
Black or African American31611.49%
Some Other Race1013.67%
Two or More Races461.67%

Lake Arthur Population Pyramid 2020

Lake Arthur Median Age

29.4


Total

28.1


Male

33


Female

Lake Arthur Adults

There are 2,029 adults, (381 of whom are seniors) in Lake Arthur.

Lake Arthur Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Arthur Sex Ratio

Female

1,393

50.64%

Male

1,358

49.36%

Lake Arthur Households and Families

Lake Arthur Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake Arthur Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male70%30%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
All55.7%44.3%
Married53.4%46.6%
Female49%51%

55.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9262.9755.7
Married3783.5753.4
Non Family2981.2860.7
Female2004.2149
Male503.5470

3.64

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Arthur Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1669.60%
9th to 12th Grade40423.37%
High School Graduate70740.89%
Some College18810.87%
Associates Degree533.07%
Bachelors Degree1377.92%
Graduate Degree744.28%

Lake Arthur Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,483960201
Black21216510
Hispanic3636
Other Race3131

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 white people with a rate of 13.55%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,762$50,463$21,438
Less Than High School$20,556$$5,208
High School Grad$31,250$52,935$17,404
Some College$32,344$$32,344
Bachelors Degree$53,654$54,038$
Graduate Degree$49,474$$48,816

$32,762

Average Earnings

$50,463

Average Male

$21,438

Average Female

Lake Arthur Language

Lake Arthur Language by Age

Lake Arthur Language

90.33% of Lake Arthur residents speak only English, while 9.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.89% of the population.

Lake Arthur Poverty

Lake Arthur Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,23364929.06%
Black31611737.03%
Hispanic13585.93%
Multiple46817.39%

28.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.77%

Male Poverty Rate

34.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Arthur

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Arthur is Black, with 37.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Arthur is Hispanic, with 5.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.60%
Some College24.07%
High School13.72%
Bachelors or Greater10.90%
Name Poverty
Female Employed20.75%
Female Unemployed17.07%
Male Unemployed9.20%
Male Employed2.30%

Lake Arthur Income

Lake Arthur Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,500$49,041
Families$35,333$51,934
Married Families$47,391-
Non Families$23,000$34,618

Lake Arthur Marital Status

Lake Arthur Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Arthur Married by Age and Sex

Lake Arthur 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.

Lake Arthur Marital Status by Race

Lake Arthur Veterans

99

Number of Veterans

76

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea31
First Gulf War31
Second Gulf War26
Vietnam24
World War II

$Lake Arthur Veterans by Education

14.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Arthur Employment Status

45.3%

Labor Force Participation

37.4%

Employment Rate

17.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Arthur 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

86.84%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lake Arthur residents were born in the United States, with 86.84% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,808170.61%
20192,791170.61%
20182,774180.65%
20172,756170.62%
20162,73930.11%
20152,736-5-0.18%
20142,741190.70%
20132,722-9-0.33%
20122,731-11-0.40%
20112,742-1-0.04%
20102,743-264-0.91%
20003,007-187-0.60%
19903,194-421-1.23%
19803,615640.18%
19703,551100.03%
19603,5416922.20%
19502,8490.00%