Montegut, Louisiana Population 2024

1,347

Montegut is a city located in Terrebonne Parish Louisiana. Montegut has a 2024 population of 1,347. Montegut is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has decreased by -25.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,809 in 2020.

The average household income in Montegut is $45,054 with a poverty rate of 41.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Montegut is 51.1 years, 48.8 years for males, and 57 years for females.

Montegut Demographics

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

  • White: 83.89%
  • Native American: 12.77%
  • Two or more races: 2.75%
  • Other race: 0.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.22%
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
4.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
321.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-25.54% (-462)
The current population of Montegut, Louisiana is 1,347 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,809.

Montegut, Louisiana Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,13083.89%
Native American17212.77%
Two or more races372.75%
Other race50.37%
Black or African American30.22%
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
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White

Native American

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Montegut Population by Race

Montegut Population Pyramid 2024

Montegut Median Age

51.1

Total

48.8

Male

57

Female

Montegut Adults

There are 1,048 adults, (211 of whom are seniors) in Montegut.

Montegut Age Dependency

60.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Montegut Sex Ratio

Female61645.73%
Male73154.27%

Montegut Population by Age

Montegut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4972.7170.429.6
Married272365.134.9
Non Family1591.2380.519.5
Female515.3570.629.4
Male154.136040
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3.33

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Montegut Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Montegut Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montegut Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 25%.

Montegut Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$33,214

Average Earnings

$81,500

Average Male

$22,955

Average Female

Montegut Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montegut Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Montegut Language

92.35% of Montegut residents speak only English, while 7.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.57% of the population.

Montegut Language

Montegut Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,13039735.13%
Native17213880.23%
Multiple371335.14%
Hispanic66100%
Other55100%
Black33100%
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41.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

46.24%

Male Poverty Rate

35.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montegut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montegut is Black, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montegut is White, with 35.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 29.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.67%.

Montegut Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade67.02%
High School12.37%
Bachelors or Greater9.8%
Some College2.19%
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Montegut Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed26.06%
Male Unemployed
Female Employed33.17%
Female Unemployed
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Montegut Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montegut Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Montegut Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Montegut Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Montegut 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 35-44.

Montegut Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Montegut Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

102

Number of Veterans

102

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Montegut Veterans by War

count

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Montegut Veterans by Age

count

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Montegut Veterans by Race

Montegut Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montegut Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

30.1%

Labor Force Participation

29.9%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Montegut Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Montegut Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Montegut 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

87.68%

Born in Montegut

97.62%

Native Born

2.38%

Foreign Born

0.15%

Non Citizen

2.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.62% of Montegut residents were born in the United States, with 87.68% having been born in Louisiana. 0.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Montegut Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241,347
20231,347
20221,347-122-8.3%
20211,469-340-18.79%
20201,809-324-15.19%
20192,133492.35%
20182,084924.62%
20171,992-66-3.21%
20162,05849831.92%
20151,5601147.88%
20141,446594.25%
20131,387957.35%
20121,29224022.81%
20111,052-488-31.69%
20101,540
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Montegut Population by Year