Mathews, Louisiana Population 2021

2,551
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Mathews is a city located in Lafourche Parish Louisiana. Mathews has a 2020 population of 2,551. Mathews is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 15.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,209 in 2010. Mathews reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Mathews is $84,006 with a poverty rate of 11.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $851 per month, and the median house value is $198,100. The median age in Mathews is 41.7 years, 44.6 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Mathews Demographics

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

  • White: 94.04%
  • Asian: 2.35%
  • Two or more races: 2.23%
  • Black or African American: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mathews, Louisiana is 2,551 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,551.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,209.

Mathews, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,39994.04%
Asian602.35%
Two or More Races572.23%
Black or African American351.37%
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Mathews Population by Race

Mathews Population Pyramid $2021

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Mathews Median Age

41.7


Total

44.6


Male

39.2


Female

Mathews Adults

There are 1,963 adults, (434 of whom are seniors) in Mathews.

Mathews Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Mathews Sex Ratio

Female

1,302

51.04%

Male

1,249

48.96%

Mathews Population by Age

Mathews Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mathews Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family74.4%25.6%
All86.9%13.1%
Married94.9%5.1%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%

86.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mathews Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0672.3986.9
Married5853.2994.9
Non Family4301.0974.4
Female353.43100
Male172.18100

3.27

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Mathews Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1789.68%
9th to 12th Grade19910.82%
High School Graduate78142.47%
Some College33318.11%
Associates Degree975.27%
Bachelors Degree1618.75%
Graduate Degree904.89%
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Mathews Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mathews Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7321,415216
Asian60
Black353535
2+ Races1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Mathews Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,673$75,446$41,042
Less Than 9th Grade$31,250$$
High School Graduate$60,313$75,929$35,726
Some College$62,431$76,912$
Bachelors Degree$49,448$96,200$47,452
Graduate Degree$69,474$$68,224

$53,673

Average Earnings

$75,446

Average Male

$41,042

Average Female

Mathews Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mathews Language by Age

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Mathews Language

92.47% of Mathews residents speak only English, while 7.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.11% of the population.

Mathews Language

Mathews Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,3992249.34%
Asian6060100.00%

11.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.09%

Male Poverty Rate

10.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mathews

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mathews is White, with 9.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Mathews Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.71%
Some College11.63%
High School11.40%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Mathews Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed5.14%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Mathews Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mathews Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,616$84,006
Families$95,063$105,649
Married Families$103,456-
Non Families$23,321$51,944
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Income by Household Type

Mathews Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.8%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Mathews Married by Age and Sex

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Mathews 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 45-54.

Mathews Marital Status by Race

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Mathews Marital Status

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59

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
First Gulf War20
Korea17
World War II
Second Gulf War

Mathews Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7422
35 to 5420
75+17
55 to 64
18 to 34

Mathews Veterans by Age

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Mathews Veterans by Race

Mathews Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

66.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mathews Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mathews Employment by Age

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Mathews Employment by Race

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Mathews 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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88.12%

Born in Mathews

97.65%

Native Born

2.35%

Foreign Born

2.35%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.65% of Mathews residents were born in the United States, with 88.12% having been born in Louisiana. 2.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mathews Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,5510.00%
20202,5510.00%
20192,551-98-3.70%
20182,649933.64%
20172,5561305.36%
20162,426391.63%
20152,3871074.69%
20142,280-100-4.20%
20132,380-155-6.11%
20122,535-167-6.18%
20112,70249322.32%
20102,2090.00%

Mathews Population by Year