Morse, Louisiana Population 2020

782

Morse is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 782, it is the 192nd largest city in Louisiana and the 11390th largest city in the United States. Morse is currently declining at a rate of -0.89% annually and its population has decreased by -3.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 812 in 2010. Morse reached it's highest population of 815 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Morse has a population density of 558 people per square mile.

The average household income in Morse is $54,177 with a poverty rate of 21.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $69,600. The median age in Morse is 33.5 years, 32.9 years for males, and 33.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.0 males.

Morse Demographics

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

  • White: 95.20%
  • Two or more races: 3.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.85%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Morse, Louisiana is 782, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 796.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 812.

Morse, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White89395.20%
Two or More Races373.94%
Black or African American80.85%

Morse Population Pyramid 2020

Morse Median Age

33.5


Total

32.9


Male

33.6


Female

Morse Adults

There are 668 adults, (77 of whom are seniors) in Morse.

Morse Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Morse Sex Ratio

Female

481

51.28%

Male

457

48.72%

Morse Households and Families

Morse Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morse Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All74.8%25.2%
Male63.4%36.6%
Non Family57.1%42.9%
Female48.8%51.2%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3103.0374.8
Married1653.0190.9
Non Family631.4157.1
Female414.4148.8
Male414.1763.4

3.23

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

15.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morse Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8614.10%
9th to 12th Grade8513.93%
High School Graduate28246.23%
Some College9315.25%
Associates Degree335.41%
Bachelors Degree233.77%
Graduate Degree81.31%

Morse Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 72.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 5.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,942$41,518$20,813
Less Than High School$42,857$47,679$42,679
High School Grad$24,444$41,161$14,821
Some College$25,795$43,125$
Bachelors Degree$49,821$$48,571
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,942

Average Earnings

$41,518

Average Male

$20,813

Average Female

Morse Language

Morse Language by Age

Morse Language

83.99% of Morse residents speak only English, while 16.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 14.99% of the population.

Morse Poverty

Morse Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White89316818.81%
Multiple372772.97%
Black8562.50%

21.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.01%

Male Poverty Rate

21.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morse

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morse is Multiple, with 72.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morse is White, with 18.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.24%
High School18.79%
Some College13.49%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed40.91%
Female Employed12.50%
Male Employed7.92%

Morse Income

Morse Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,587$54,177
Families$48,967$55,635
Married Families$50,536-
Non Families$19,485$44,940

Morse Marital Status

Morse Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Morse Married by Age and Sex

Morse Marriage

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

Morse Marital Status by Race

Morse Veterans

57

Number of Veterans

54

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War9
Korea2
World War II

$Morse Veterans by Education

12.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morse Employment Status

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Morse 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

97.65%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Morse residents were born in the United States, with 97.65% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020782-7-0.89%
2019789-7-0.88%
2018796-6-0.75%
2017802-7-0.87%
2016809-4-0.49%
2015813-2-0.25%
201481510.12%
2013814-1-0.12%
20128150.00%
201181510.12%
20108140.00%