Lecom, Louisiana Population 2024

797

Lecom is a city located in Louisiana. Lecom has a 2024 population of 797. Lecom is currently declining at a rate of -1.48% annually and its population has decreased by -5.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 840 in 2020.

The average household income in Lecom is $59,738 with a poverty rate of 20.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lecom is 47.1 years, 46.1 years for males, and 52 years for females.

Lecom Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 63.26%
  • White: 25.82%
  • Other race: 8.37%
  • Two or more races: 1.56%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
1.1 sq mi
Density (mi²)
749.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-5.12% (-43)
The current population of Lecom, Louisiana is 797 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 840.

Lecom, Louisiana Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American44663.26%
White18225.82%
Other race598.37%
Two or more races111.56%
Native American70.99%
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

Black or African American

White

Other race

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lecom Population by Race

Lecom Population Pyramid 2024

Lecom Median Age

47.1

Total

46.1

Male

52

Female

Lecom Adults

There are 555 adults, (106 of whom are seniors) in Lecom.

Lecom Age Dependency

57

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lecom Sex Ratio

Female31544.68%
Male39055.32%

Lecom Population by Age

Lecom Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2992.3667.232.8
Non Family1491.0559.140.9
Married1033.0580.619.4
Male344.685050
Female135.771000
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3.55

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lecom Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lecom Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lecom Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 44.44%.

Lecom Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$21,452

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Lecom Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lecom Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lecom Language

93.53% of Lecom residents speak only English, while 6.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.59% of the population.

Lecom Language

Lecom Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black4437416.7%
Hispanic6565100%
Other5959100%
Multiple11654.55%
White18252.75%
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20.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.76%

Male Poverty Rate

26.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lecom

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lecom is Other, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lecom is White, with 2.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.51%.

Lecom Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School42.25%
Some College16.91%
Bachelors or Greater6.02%
Less Than 9th Grade5.32%
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Lecom Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Male Employed26.72%
Female Employed2.99%
Male Unemployed
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Lecom Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lecom Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lecom Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

38.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lecom Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lecom Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lecom Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lecom Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

23

Number of Veterans

23

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Lecom Veterans by War

count

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Lecom Veterans by Age

count

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Lecom Veterans by Race

Lecom Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

86.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lecom Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

53.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.1%

Employment Rate

12.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lecom Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lecom Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lecom Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

85.11%

Born in Lecom

94.47%

Native Born

5.53%

Foreign Born

5.53%

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.47% of Lecom residents were born in the United States, with 85.11% having been born in Louisiana. 5.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lecom Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029737-12-1.6%
2028749-12-1.58%
2027761-12-1.55%
2026773-12-1.53%
2025785-12-1.51%
2024797-12-1.48%
2023809-12-1.46%
2022821-12-1.44%
2021833-7-0.83%
2020840-323-27.77%
20191,163-6-0.51%
20181,169-7-0.6%
20171,176-8-0.68%
20161,184-4-0.34%
20151,188-10-0.83%
20141,198-8-0.66%
20131,206-8-0.66%
20121,214-7-0.57%
20111,221-5-0.41%
20101,226
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Lecom Population by Year