Marrero, Louisiana Population 2020

32,088

Marrero is a city located in Louisiana. Marrero has a 2020 population of 32,088. Marrero is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 33,141 in 2010. Marrero reached it's highest population of 33,445 in 2011.

The average household income in Marrero is $52,959 with a poverty rate of 20.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $907 per month, and the median house value is $134,300. The median age in Marrero is 40.3 years, 37.4 years for males, and 42.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.8 males.

Marrero Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.63%
  • White: 41.59%
  • Asian: 4.76%
  • Two or more races: 1.96%
  • Other race: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Marrero, Louisiana is 32,088, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 32,088.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 33,141.

Marrero, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American16,24650.63%
White13,34741.59%
Asian1,5264.76%
Two or More Races6291.96%
Some Other Race2260.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native1140.36%

Marrero Population Pyramid 2020

Marrero Median Age

40.3


Total

37.4


Male

42.2


Female

Marrero Adults

There are 24,379 adults, (5,286 of whom are seniors) in Marrero.

Marrero Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Marrero Sex Ratio

Female

17,271

53.82%

Male

14,817

46.18%

Marrero Households and Families

Marrero Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marrero Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87.3%12.7%
Married87%13%
All66.5%33.5%
Non Family52.9%47.1%
Female51.4%48.6%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,7412.7166.5
Married4,2203.2487
Non Family3,9691.2152.9
Female2,9533.8551.4
Male5993.2287.3

3.39

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marrero Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6327.45%
9th to 12th Grade3,19814.60%
High School Graduate8,04636.73%
Some College4,84322.11%
Associates Degree1,2885.88%
Bachelors Degree2,0399.31%
Graduate Degree8623.93%

Marrero Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black10,1177,9431,511
White9,5817,6501,082
Asian1,130767122
Hispanic890438132
Multiple Races26420379
Other Race185125
Native American979721

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 29.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,509$37,288$27,907
Less Than High School$25,640$35,265$12,944
High School Grad$30,317$36,427$25,346
Some College$33,097$40,502$28,787
Bachelors Degree$40,607$46,000$40,536
Graduate Degree$50,219$60,625$42,039

$32,509

Average Earnings

$37,288

Average Male

$27,907

Average Female

Marrero Language

Marrero Language by Age

Marrero Language

91.07% of Marrero residents speak only English, while 8.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.24% of the population.

Marrero Poverty

Marrero Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,1644,30926.66%
White12,0941,60713.29%
Asian1,50427618.35%
Multiple62923837.84%
Hispanic1,55219312.44%
Other2264118.14%

20.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.53%

Male Poverty Rate

23.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marrero

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marrero is Multiple, with 37.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marrero is Hispanic, with 12.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.63%
High School16.48%
Some College12.13%
Bachelors or Greater4.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.39%
Male Unemployed35.55%
Female Employed9.75%
Male Employed3.86%

Marrero Income

Marrero Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,516$52,959
Families$51,646$60,375
Married Families$66,213-
Non Families$22,306$35,574

Marrero Marital Status

Marrero Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.8%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Marrero Married by Age and Sex

Marrero 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 55-64.

Marrero Marital Status by Race

Marrero Veterans

1,262

Number of Veterans

1,197

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam447
First Gulf War300
Second Gulf War106
Korea101
World War II67
Age Group Veterans
75+361
65 to 74328
35 to 54314
55 to 64198
18 to 3461
Name Veterans % of Total
White7747.18%
Black3813.25%
2 or More7225.90%
Indian3536.08%

$Marrero Veterans by Education

4.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marrero Employment Status

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Marrero Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

82.42%

Born in Louisiana

93.55%

Native Born

6.45%

Foreign Born

2.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.55% of Marrero residents were born in the United States, with 82.42% having been born in Louisiana. 2.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202032,0880.00%
201932,0880.00%
201832,0886632.11%
201731,425-29-0.09%
201631,454-284-0.89%
201531,738-1,525-4.58%
201433,2634391.34%
201332,8243080.95%
201232,516-929-2.78%
201133,4453040.92%
201033,1410.00%