Lake Providence, Louisiana Population 2022

3,507
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Lake Providence is a city located in East Carroll Parish Louisiana. Lake Providence has a 2020 population of 3,507. Lake Providence is currently declining at a rate of -1.13% annually and its population has decreased by -2.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,587 in 2010.

The average household income in Lake Providence is $63,466 with a poverty rate of 56.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $598 per month, and the median house value is $42,900. The median age in Lake Providence is 35.4 years, 31.9 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Lake Providence Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 82.83%
  • White: 17.17%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Providence, Louisiana is 3,507 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,587.

Lake Providence, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44417.17%
Black or African American2,14282.83%
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Lake Providence Population by Race

Lake Providence Population Pyramid 2022

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Lake Providence Median Age

25.5


Total

17.8


Male

27.4


Female

Lake Providence Adults

There are 1,392 adults, (454 of whom are seniors) in Lake Providence.

Lake Providence Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

127.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Providence Sex Ratio

Female

1,771

68.48%

Male

815

31.52%

Lake Providence Population by Age

Lake Providence Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake Providence Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94.1%5.9%
Married80.8%19.2%
All47.5%52.5%
Non Family38.6%61.4%
Female27.1%72.9%

47.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake Providence Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0002.5847.5
Married2612.6780.8
Male174.3594.1
Female2694.9127.1
Non Family4531.0738.6

3.81

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Lake Providence Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1128.62%
9th to 12th Grade17313.31%
High School Graduate49337.92%
Some College26620.46%
Associates Degree483.69%
Bachelors Degree18013.85%
Graduate Degree282.15%
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Lake Providence Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake Providence Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White292265132
Black1,00875076

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 45.21%.

Lake Providence Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,200$$24,167
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$16,968$$16,906
Some College$23,667$$22,583
Bachelors Degree$35,625$$35,417
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,200

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$24,167

Average Female

Lake Providence Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake Providence Language by Age

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Lake Providence Language

99.78% of Lake Providence residents speak only English, while 0.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.18% of the population.

Lake Providence Language

Lake Providence Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,1341,36063.73%
White4448719.59%
OtherNaN%

56.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

41.64%

Male Poverty Rate

62.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Providence

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Providence is Black, with 63.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Providence is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 50.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 56.70%.

Lake Providence Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade62.81%
High School34.76%
Some College31.94%
Bachelors or Greater10.58%

Lake Providence Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.11%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed28.85%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Lake Providence Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake Providence Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$18,941$47,815
Families$30,436$70,942
Married Families$52,813-
Non Families$11,250$19,642
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Income by Household Type

Lake Providence Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

27.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Providence Married by Age and Sex

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Lake Providence 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.

Lake Providence Marital Status by Race

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Lake Providence Marital Status

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63

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War15
Vietnam33
Korea5
World War II4

Lake Providence Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 546
55 to 6415
65 to 7433
75+9

Lake Providence Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White92.92%
Black544.98%

Lake Providence Veterans by Race

Lake Providence Veterans by Education

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11.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Providence Veterans by Education

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40.1%

Labor Force Participation

39.4%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Providence Employment by Age

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Lake Providence Employment by Race

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Lake Providence 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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85.73%

Born in Lake Providence

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lake Providence residents were born in the United States, with 85.73% 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.

Lake Providence Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19302,8670.00%
19403,7118442.61%
19504,1234121.06%
19605,7811,6583.44%
19706,1834020.67%
19806,3611780.28%
19905,380-981-1.66%
20005,104-276-0.53%
20103,991-1,113-2.43%
20113,951-40-1.00%
20123,911-40-1.01%
20133,871-40-1.02%
20143,831-40-1.03%
20153,791-40-1.04%
20163,751-40-1.06%
20173,711-40-1.07%
20183,671-40-1.08%
20193,631-40-1.09%
20203,587-44-1.21%
20213,547-40-1.12%
20223,507-40-1.13%

Lake Providence Population by Year