Mermentau is a city located in Acadia Parish Louisiana. Mermentau has a 2020 population of 617. Mermentau is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -6.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 661 in 2010.
The average household income in Mermentau is $46,981 with a poverty rate of 23.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $275 per month, and the median house value is $79,700. The median age in Mermentau is 38.2 years, 40.4 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mermentauwas:
92.63% of Mermentau residents speak only English, while 7.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.37% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mermentau is Black, with 58.87% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mermentau is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.60%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mermentau
100.00% of Mermentau residents were born in the United States, with 92.10% 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.