Mer Rouge is a city located in Morehouse Parish Louisiana. Mer Rouge has a 2020 population of 519. Mer Rouge is currently declining at a rate of -1.89% annually and its population has decreased by -16.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 619 in 2010.
The average household income in Mer Rouge is $46,949 with a poverty rate of 36.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $492 per month, and the median house value is $111,800. The median age in Mer Rouge is 54 years, 52.1 years for males, and 58.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mer Rougewas:
100.00% of Mer Rouge residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mer Rouge is Black, with 49.05% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mer Rouge is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.73%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mer Rouge
100.00% of Mer Rouge residents were born in the United States, with 83.15% 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.