Monticello, Louisiana Population 2020

4,479

Monticello is a city located in Louisiana. Monticello has a 2020 population of 4,479. Monticello is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -13.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,172 in 2010. Monticello reached it's highest population of 5,528 in 2013.

The average household income in Monticello is $70,697 with a poverty rate of 8.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $837 per month, and the median house value is $142,900. The median age in Monticello is 38.6 years, 34.6 years for males, and 41.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.2 males.

Monticello Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 90.65%
  • White: 7.66%
  • Two or more races: 1.09%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Monticello, Louisiana is 4,479, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,479.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,172.

Monticello, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,06090.65%
White3437.66%
Two or More Races491.09%
Asian270.60%

Monticello Population Pyramid 2020

Monticello Median Age

38.6


Total

34.6


Male

41.9


Female

Monticello Adults

There are 3,497 adults, (545 of whom are seniors) in Monticello.

Monticello Age Dependency

51.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Monticello Sex Ratio

Female

2,260

50.46%

Male

2,219

49.54%

Monticello Households and Families

Monticello Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monticello Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family93.4%6.6%
Married90.9%9.1%
All86.7%13.3%
Female71.7%28.3%
Male57.1%42.9%

86.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7082.6286.7
Married7053.4190.9
Non Family6041.0793.4
Female3223.6271.7
Male773.457.1

3.39

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monticello Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade361.14%
9th to 12th Grade2156.79%
High School Graduate1,09434.55%
Some College77724.54%
Associates Degree1424.49%
Bachelors Degree65220.59%
Graduate Degree2507.90%

Monticello Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,7972,634861
White31724341
Asian2713
Hispanic1414
Multiple Races1111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 30.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,156$48,750$31,732
Less Than High School$37,727$39,205$
High School Grad$32,930$54,250$27,165
Some College$32,738$60,306$26,313
Bachelors Degree$42,380$36,417$45,536
Graduate Degree$56,029$54,286$56,324

$38,156

Average Earnings

$48,750

Average Male

$31,732

Average Female

Monticello Language

Monticello Language by Age

Monticello Language

98.54% of Monticello residents speak only English, while 1.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Monticello Poverty

Monticello Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,0603709.11%
White329113.34%

8.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.96%

Male Poverty Rate

11.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monticello

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monticello is Black, with 9.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monticello is White, with 3.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.91%.

Name Poverty
Some College9.79%
Bachelors or Greater8.87%
High School7.50%
Less Than High School0.80%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed67.35%
Female Unemployed9.09%
Female Employed3.26%
Male Employed0.86%

Monticello Income

Monticello Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,875$70,697
Families$78,154$82,043
Married Families$99,097-
Non Families$36,754$46,733

Monticello Marital Status

Monticello Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Monticello Married by Age and Sex

Monticello Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Monticello Marital Status by Race

Monticello Veterans

333

Number of Veterans

284

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam144
First Gulf War119
Korea35
Second Gulf War10
World War II8

$Monticello Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monticello Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Monticello 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

90.56%

Born in Louisiana

98.64%

Native Born

1.36%

Foreign Born

0.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.64% of Monticello residents were born in the United States, with 90.56% having been born in Louisiana. 0.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,4790.00%
20194,4790.00%
20184,479-242-5.13%
20174,721-341-6.74%
20165,062-198-3.76%
20155,260-171-3.15%
20145,431-97-1.75%
20135,528561.02%
20125,4724078.04%
20115,065-107-2.07%
20105,1720.00%