Lake Providence is a city located in East Carroll Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,269, it is the 86th largest city in Louisiana and the 5984th largest city in the United States . Lake Providence is currently declining at a rate of -2.39% annually and its population has decreased by -18.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,991 in 2010. Lake Providence reached it's highest population of 6,361 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Lake Providence has a population density of 910 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lake Providence is $63,466 with a poverty rate of 50.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $493 per month, and the median house value is $52,900. The median age in Lake Providence is 35.4 years, 31.9 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.