Mamou, Louisiana Population 2022

2,874
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Mamou is a city located in Evangeline Parish Louisiana. Mamou has a 2020 population of 2,874. Mamou is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -2.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,936 in 2010.

The average household income in Mamou is $36,784 with a poverty rate of 62.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $464 per month, and the median house value is $66,300. The median age in Mamou is 35.5 years, 25.9 years for males, and 46.6 years for females.

Mamou Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 62.58%
  • White: 29.84%
  • Two or more races: 3.98%
  • Other race: 3.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mamou, Louisiana is 2,874 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,936.

Mamou, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White93629.84%
Black or African American1,96362.58%
Some Other Race1133.60%
Two or More Races1253.98%
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Mamou Population by Race

Mamou Population Pyramid 2022

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Mamou Median Age

34.5


Total

21.8


Male

44.8


Female

Mamou Adults

There are 2,259 adults, (410 of whom are seniors) in Mamou.

Mamou Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Mamou Sex Ratio

Female

1,530

48.77%

Male

1,607

51.23%

Mamou Population by Age

Mamou Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mamou Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married44.6%55.4%
All38.1%61.9%
Female36.7%63.3%
Non Family36.2%63.8%
Male30.8%69.2%

38.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mamou Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2572.4338.1
Married2804.2444.6
Male264.4230.8
Female3302.5636.7
Non Family6211.4736.2

3.35

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Mamou Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25113.36%
9th to 12th Grade33918.04%
High School Graduate94850.45%
Some College1156.12%
Associates Degree1095.80%
Bachelors Degree693.67%
Graduate Degree482.55%
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Mamou Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mamou Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,09370082
White57742335
Other Race5252
Hispanic3232
2+ Races12582

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 7.50%.

Mamou Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,309$30,761$16,446
Less Than 9th Grade$32,055$32,342$
High School Graduate$15,974$15,523$16,105
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$17,309

Average Earnings

$30,761

Average Male

$16,446

Average Female

Mamou Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mamou Language by Age

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Mamou Language

87.49% of Mamou residents speak only English, while 12.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 12.51% of the population.

Mamou Language

Mamou Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3232100.00%
Black1,9491,33168.29%
Multiple1258265.60%
White80434142.41%
Other113NaN%

62.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

63.60%

Male Poverty Rate

62.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mamou

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mamou is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 41.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 62.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 73.58%.

Mamou Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade53.12%
High School66.96%
Some College44.24%
Bachelors or Greater11.97%

Mamou Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed49.26%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed37.79%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Mamou Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mamou Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$20,322$32,655
Families$22,907$40,960
Married Families--
Non Families$14,813$23,210
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Income by Household Type

Mamou Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

22.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.4%

Male Marriage Rate

20.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Mamou Married by Age and Sex

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Mamou 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 20-34.

Mamou Marital Status by Race

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Mamou Marital Status

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47

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam47
Korea7
World War II

Mamou Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 64
65 to 7440
75+7

Mamou Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White394.67%
Black80.64%
Hispanic32100.00%

Mamou Veterans by Race

Mamou Veterans by Education

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80.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mamou Veterans by Education

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47.3%

Labor Force Participation

36.8%

Employment Rate

22.1%

Unemployment Rate

Mamou Employment by Age

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Mamou Employment by Race

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Mamou 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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96.40%

Born in Mamou

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Mamou residents were born in the United States, with 96.40% 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.

Mamou Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19602,9280.00%
19703,2753471.13%
19803,194-81-0.25%
19903,4832890.87%
20003,566830.24%
20103,242-324-0.95%
20113,211-31-0.96%
20123,180-31-0.97%
20133,149-31-0.97%
20143,118-31-0.98%
20153,087-31-0.99%
20163,056-31-1.00%
20173,025-31-1.01%
20182,994-31-1.02%
20192,963-31-1.04%
20202,936-27-0.91%
20212,905-31-1.06%
20222,874-31-1.07%

Mamou Population by Year