Mansfield, Louisiana Population 2023

4,627

Mansfield is a city located in De Soto Parish Louisiana. It is also the county seat of De Soto Parish. With a 2023 population of 4,627, it is the 116th largest city in Louisiana and the 6945th largest city in the United States.Mansfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -1.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,714 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Mansfield has a population density of 1,267 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mansfield is $38,282 with a poverty rate of 33.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mansfield is 37.6 years, 35.5 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.

Mansfield Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 85.77%
  • White: 12.96%
  • Two or more races: 0.86%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.17%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Mansfield, Louisiana is 4,627 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,714.

Mansfield, Louisiana Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Asian

Other race

Mansfield Population by Race

Mansfield Population Pyramid 2023

Mansfield Median Age

37.6

Total

35.5

Male

40.5

Female

Mansfield Adults

There are 3,725 adults, (834 of whom are seniors) in Mansfield.

Mansfield Age Dependency

60.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Mansfield Sex Ratio

Female2,38251.2%
Male2,27048.8%

Mansfield Population by Age

Mansfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.9

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

46.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Mansfield Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Mansfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mansfield Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.52%.

Mansfield Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$19,940

Average Earnings

$23,080

Average Male

$19,054

Average Female

Mansfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mansfield Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Mansfield Language

99.52% of Mansfield residents speak only English, while 0.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Mansfield Language

Mansfield Poverty by Race

rate

33.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.56%

Male Poverty Rate

33.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mansfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mansfield is Multiple, with 173.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mansfield is Hispanic, with 3.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.2%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.76%.

Mansfield Poverty

Mansfield Poverty Rate by Education

Mansfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mansfield Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Mansfield Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

21.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

20.6%

Male Marriage Rate

21.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Mansfield Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Mansfield 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 20-34.

Mansfield Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Mansfield Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

136

Number of Veterans

132

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Mansfield Veterans by War

Mansfield Veterans by Age

count

Mansfield Veterans by Race

Mansfield Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mansfield Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

15.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mansfield Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Mansfield Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Mansfield 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

91.2%

Born in Mansfield

98.43%

Native Born

0.25%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.43% of Mansfield residents were born in the United States, with 91.2% having been born in Louisiana. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Mansfield Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Mansfield Population by Year