Newellton, Louisiana Population 2021

899
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Newellton is a city located in Tensas Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 899, it is the 175th largest city in Louisiana and the 10754th largest city in the United States . Newellton is currently declining at a rate of -3.44% annually and its population has decreased by -24.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,187 in 2010. Newellton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Newellton has a population density of 1,184 people per square mile.

The average household income in Newellton is $35,779 with a poverty rate of 43.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $611 per month, and the median house value is $59,400. The median age in Newellton is 36.7 years, 37.1 years for males, and 34.6 years for females.

Newellton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Newelltonwas:

  • Black or African American: 66.64%
  • White: 33.36%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Newellton, Louisiana is 899 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 963.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,187.

Newellton, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American79366.64%
White39733.36%
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Newellton Population by Race

Newellton Population Pyramid $2021

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Newellton Median Age

36.7


Total

37.1


Male

34.6


Female

Newellton Adults

There are 881 adults, (197 of whom are seniors) in Newellton.

Newellton Age Dependency

74

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Newellton Sex Ratio

Female

574

48.24%

Male

616

51.76%

Newellton Population by Age

Newellton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Newellton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male49.3%50.7%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
All63.8%36.2%
Married70.9%29.1%
Female79.1%20.9%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newellton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4032.9563.8
Non Family1581.258.2
Female864.6479.1
Married863.6670.9
Male733.9349.3

4.02

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Newellton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade445.86%
9th to 12th Grade17022.64%
High School Graduate39252.20%
Some College759.99%
Associates Degree314.13%
Bachelors Degree314.13%
Graduate Degree81.07%
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Newellton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Newellton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black47334218
White26818921
Hispanic106

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 72.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.84%.

Newellton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,146$22,125$20,769
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,360$$20,192
Some College$15,385$$
Bachelors Degree$76,389$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,146

Average Earnings

$22,125

Average Male

$20,769

Average Female

Newellton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Newellton Language by Age

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Newellton Language

97.28% of Newellton residents speak only English, while 2.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.91% of the population.

Newellton Language

Newellton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black79346558.64%
White3875413.95%
Hispanic10110.00%

43.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

45.78%

Male Poverty Rate

41.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newellton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newellton is Black, with 58.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newellton is Hispanic, with 10.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.66%.

Newellton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College44.34%
Less Than 9th Grade43.46%
High School29.85%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Newellton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed63.64%
Male Unemployed50.77%
Female Employed21.21%
Male Employed13.90%

Newellton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Newellton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$24,196$35,779
Families$27,411$42,792
Married Families$45,833-
Non Families$17,083$24,043
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Income by Household Type

Newellton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

28.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.5%

Male Marriage Rate

31.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Newellton Married by Age and Sex

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Newellton 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.

Newellton Marital Status by Race

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Newellton Marital Status

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38

Number of Veterans

38

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
First Gulf War9
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Newellton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7421
35 to 549
75+8
55 to 64
18 to 34

Newellton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White216.52%
Black173.04%
Hispanic220.00%

Newellton Veterans by Race

Newellton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newellton Veterans by Education

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

39.3%

Employment Rate

23.6%

Unemployment Rate

Newellton Employment by Age

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Newellton Employment by Race

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Newellton 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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82.69%

Born in Newellton

98.74%

Native Born

1.26%

Foreign Born

1.01%

Non Citizen

0.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.74% of Newellton residents were born in the United States, with 82.69% having been born in Louisiana. 1.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Newellton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021899-32-3.44%
2020931-32-3.32%
2019963-32-3.22%
2018995-25-2.45%
20171,020-21-2.02%
20161,041-29-2.71%
20151,070-21-1.92%
20141,091-21-1.89%
20131,112-16-1.42%
20121,128-23-2.00%
20111,151-31-2.62%
20101,1820.00%

Newellton Population by Year