New Roads, Louisiana Population 2022

4,493
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New Roads is a city located in Pointe Coupee Parish Louisiana. New Roads has a 2020 population of 4,493. New Roads is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -1.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,549 in 2010.

The average household income in New Roads is $56,278 with a poverty rate of 25.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $937 per month, and the median house value is $133,000. The median age in New Roads is 39.1 years, 33.5 years for males, and 51.3 years for females.

New Roads Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of New Roadswas:

  • Black or African American: 61.27%
  • White: 36.98%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Two or more races: 0.78%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Roads, Louisiana is 4,493 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,549.

New Roads, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,66436.98%
Black or African American2,75761.27%
Asian360.80%
Some Other Race80.18%
Two or More Races350.78%
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New Roads Population by Race

New Roads Population Pyramid 2022

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New Roads Median Age

37.7


Total

37.3


Male

41.4


Female

New Roads Adults

There are 3,537 adults, (954 of whom are seniors) in New Roads.

New Roads Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

New Roads Sex Ratio

Female

2,195

48.78%

Male

2,305

51.22%

New Roads Population by Age

New Roads Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Roads Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All57.7%42.3%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Female35%65%
Male27.9%72.1%

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Roads Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7342.5257.7
Married4972.8984.1
Male614.327.9
Female3664.6635
Non Family8101.1954.1

3.56

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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New Roads Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1554.73%
9th to 12th Grade54816.72%
High School Graduate1,22137.26%
Some College49415.07%
Associates Degree34810.62%
Bachelors Degree38111.63%
Graduate Degree1303.97%
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New Roads Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Roads Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races23239
White1,4171,200370
Asian36155
Black1,7891,324127
Other Race88
Hispanic2222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 39.13%.

New Roads Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,419$39,286$29,607
Less Than 9th Grade$21,786$30,179$15,556
High School Graduate$25,451$$19,500
Some College$38,869$53,264$29,929
Bachelors Degree$49,750$51,923$41,563
Graduate Degree$51,250$$50,745

$32,419

Average Earnings

$39,286

Average Male

$29,607

Average Female

New Roads Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Roads Language by Age

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New Roads Language

97.83% of New Roads residents speak only English, while 2.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.53% of the population.

New Roads Language

New Roads Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,7111,01337.37%
White1,586955.99%
OtherNaN%

25.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.98%

Male Poverty Rate

29.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Roads

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Roads is Black, with 37.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Roads is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.27%.

New Roads Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.01%
High School24.17%
Some College8.58%
Bachelors or Greater1.80%

New Roads Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.86%
Male Unemployed89.80%
Female Employed19.34%
Female Unemployed0.00%

New Roads Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Roads Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,313$55,227
Families$52,500$69,347
Married Families$64,417-
Non Families$21,364$37,868
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Income by Household Type

New Roads Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

28.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.4%

Male Marriage Rate

28.2%

Female Marriage Rate

New Roads Married by Age and Sex

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New Roads 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.

New Roads Marital Status by Race

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New Roads Marital Status

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250

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War55
First Gulf War33
Vietnam75
Korea14
World War II1

New Roads Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3447
35 to 5425
55 to 6428
65 to 7459
75+91

New Roads Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1208.11%
Black1306.53%

New Roads Veterans by Race

New Roads Veterans by Education

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19.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Roads Veterans by Education

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59.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

New Roads Employment by Age

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New Roads Employment by Race

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New Roads Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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92.76%

Born in New Roads

99.20%

Native Born

0.80%

Foreign Born

0.69%

Non Citizen

0.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.20% of New Roads residents were born in the United States, with 92.76% having been born in Louisiana. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

New Roads Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19502,8180.00%
19603,9651,1473.47%
19703,945-20-0.05%
19803,924-21-0.05%
19905,3031,3793.06%
20004,966-337-0.65%
20104,831-135-0.28%
20114,803-28-0.58%
20124,775-28-0.58%
20134,747-28-0.59%
20144,719-28-0.59%
20154,691-28-0.59%
20164,663-28-0.60%
20174,635-28-0.60%
20184,607-28-0.60%
20194,579-28-0.61%
20204,549-30-0.66%
20214,521-28-0.62%
20224,493-28-0.62%

New Roads Population by Year