Newellton, Louisiana Population 2020

970

Newellton is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 970, it is the 171st largest city in Louisiana and the 10444th largest city in the United States. Newellton is currently declining at a rate of -1.72% annually and its population has decreased by -18.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,187 in 2010. Newellton reached it's highest population of 1,182 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Newellton has a population density of 1,278 people per square mile.

The average household income in Newellton is $31,300 with a poverty rate of 49.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $469 per month, and the median house value is $65,700. The median age in Newellton is 30.2 years, 32.2 years for males, and 24.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.4 males.

Newellton Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 67.17%
  • White: 32.83%
  • 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 970, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,004.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,187.

Newellton, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American93167.17%
White45532.83%

Newellton Population Pyramid 2020

Newellton Median Age

30.2


Total

32.2


Male

24.7


Female

Newellton Adults

There are 922 adults, (196 of whom are seniors) in Newellton.

Newellton Age Dependency

90.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Newellton Sex Ratio

Female

662

47.76%

Male

724

52.24%

Newellton Households and Families

Newellton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newellton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male68.7%31.3%
Married62.1%37.9%
All54.2%45.8%
Female51.9%48.1%
Non Family45.2%54.8%

54.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4133.3654.2
Non Family1551.2345.2
Female1045.6651.9
Married874.2362.1
Male673.5568.7

4.5

Average Family Size

3.36

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newellton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade435.76%
9th to 12th Grade17823.86%
High School Graduate35847.99%
Some College8511.39%
Associates Degree435.76%
Bachelors Degree304.02%
Graduate Degree91.21%

Newellton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black45532320
White27018719
Hispanic2115

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 71.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.04%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,938$25,156$20,000
Less Than High School$$$28,438
High School Grad$21,042$36,429$18,417
Some College$15,729$$
Bachelors Degree$75,972$$75,625
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,938

Average Earnings

$25,156

Average Male

$20,000

Average Female

Newellton Language

Newellton Language by Age

Newellton Language

97.39% of Newellton residents speak only English, while 2.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.61% of the population.

Newellton Poverty

Newellton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black93160564.98%
White4347717.74%
Hispanic2129.52%

49.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

53.45%

Male Poverty Rate

44.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newellton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newellton is Black, with 64.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newellton is Hispanic, with 9.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 22.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.17%.

Name Poverty
Some College53.13%
Less Than High School46.15%
High School41.62%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.00%
Male Unemployed58.62%
Female Employed28.19%
Male Employed15.79%

Newellton Income

Newellton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$22,806$31,300
Families$23,523$35,017
Married Families$41,625-
Non Families$17,813$24,189

Newellton Marital Status

Newellton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

24.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.5%

Male Marriage Rate

24.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Newellton Married by Age and Sex

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

Newellton Veterans

60

Number of Veterans

60

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War9
World War II
Korea

$Newellton Veterans by Education

23.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newellton Employment Status

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

36.1%

Employment Rate

28.7%

Unemployment Rate

Newellton 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

80.09%

Born in Louisiana

98.92%

Native Born

1.08%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.92% of Newellton residents were born in the United States, with 80.09% having been born in Louisiana. 0.58% 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
2020970-17-1.72%
2019987-17-1.69%
20181,004-28-2.71%
20171,032-17-1.62%
20161,049-29-2.69%
20151,078-19-1.73%
20141,097-19-1.70%
20131,116-14-1.24%
20121,130-21-1.82%
20111,151-31-2.62%
20101,1820.00%