Lecom, Louisiana Population 2022

1,142
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Lecom is a city located in Louisiana. Lecom has a 2020 population of 1,142. Lecom is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -6.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,226 in 2010.

The average household income in Lecom is $43,275 with a poverty rate of 18.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $613 per month, and the median house value is $86,200. The median age in Lecom is 49.9 years, 49.5 years for males, and 50.9 years for females.

Lecom Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lecomwas:

  • Black or African American: 54.42%
  • White: 39.54%
  • Two or more races: 3.64%
  • Native American: 2.39%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lecom, Louisiana is 1,142 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,142.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,226.

Lecom, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American52354.42%
White38039.54%
Two or More Races353.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native232.39%
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Lecom Population by Race

Lecom Population Pyramid $2022

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Lecom Median Age

49.9


Total

49.5


Male

50.9


Female

Lecom Adults

There are 793 adults, (145 of whom are seniors) in Lecom.

Lecom Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lecom Sex Ratio

Female

464

48.28%

Male

497

51.72%

Lecom Population by Age

Lecom Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lecom Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male50%50%
Non Family50.6%49.4%
Female54.8%45.2%
All62.3%37.7%
Married77%23%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lecom Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4162.3162.3
Non Family1801.1150.6
Married1783.2677
Female422.7654.8
Male164.0650

3.19

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Lecom Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade273.62%
9th to 12th Grade8811.81%
High School Graduate26435.44%
Some College22530.20%
Associates Degree496.58%
Bachelors Degree608.05%
Graduate Degree324.30%
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Lecom Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lecom Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black42133321
White27225168
2+ Races35323
Native American1714
Hispanic88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.00%.

Lecom Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,063$31,250$20,069
Less Than 9th Grade$16,964$$
High School Graduate$18,750$24,500$15,500
Some College$25,789$34,306$21,705
Bachelors Degree$$61,071$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,063

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$20,069

Average Female

Lecom Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lecom Language by Age

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Lecom Language

97.65% of Lecom residents speak only English, while 2.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.81% of the population.

Lecom Language

Lecom Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black52315329.25%
White380153.95%
Multiple35925.71%
OtherNaN%

18.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.33%

Male Poverty Rate

15.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lecom

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lecom is Black, with 29.25% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.90%.

Lecom Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.22%
High School16.67%
Some College14.96%
Bachelors or Greater13.04%

Lecom Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed89.47%
Male Unemployed42.31%
Female Employed6.06%
Male Employed5.62%

Lecom Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lecom Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,833$43,275
Families$49,667$60,002
Married Families$50,156-
Non Families$18,239$20,868
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Income by Household Type

Lecom Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lecom Married by Age and Sex

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Lecom 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 35-44.

Lecom Marital Status by Race

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Lecom Marital Status

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67

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War33
Vietnam23
First Gulf War6
Korea3
World War II

Lecom Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6429
65 to 7414
35 to 5411
18 to 3410
75+3

Lecom Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black4911.32%
White154.87%
2+ Races38.57%

Lecom Veterans by Race

Lecom Veterans by Education

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4.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

71.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lecom Veterans by Education

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52%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lecom Employment by Age

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Lecom Employment by Race

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Lecom 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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89.07%

Born in Lecom

99.69%

Native Born

0.31%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.69% of Lecom residents were born in the United States, with 89.07% 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.

Lecom Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,142-6-0.52%
20211,148-6-0.52%
20201,154-6-0.52%
20191,160-6-0.51%
20181,166-7-0.60%
20171,173-8-0.68%
20161,181-6-0.51%
20151,187-9-0.75%
20141,196-10-0.83%
20131,206-6-0.50%
20121,212-9-0.74%
20111,221-5-0.41%
20101,2260.00%

Lecom Population by Year