Lake Providence is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,417, it is the 83rd largest city in Louisiana and the 5837th largest city in the United States. Lake Providence is currently declining at a rate of -1.87% annually and its population has decreased by -14.38% 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 951 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lake Providence is $46,782 with a poverty rate of 55.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $468 per month, and the median house value is $54,100. The median age in Lake Providence is 34.2 years, 25.3 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.6 males.