Oak Grove, Louisiana Population 2021

1,497
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Oak Grove is a city located in West Carroll Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,497, it is the 136th largest city in Louisiana and the 8712th largest city in the United States . Oak Grove is currently declining at a rate of -1.84% annually and its population has decreased by -13.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,727 in 2010. Oak Grove reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Oak Grove has a population density of 871 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oak Grove is $34,736 with a poverty rate of 30.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $538 per month, and the median house value is $84,800. The median age in Oak Grove is 45 years, 39.6 years for males, and 49.5 years for females.

Oak Grove Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oak Grovewas:

  • White: 63.61%
  • Black or African American: 35.35%
  • Other race: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Oak Grove, Louisiana is 1,497 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,553.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,727.

Oak Grove, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,04963.61%
Black or African American58335.35%
Some Other Race171.03%
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Oak Grove Population by Race

Oak Grove Population Pyramid $2021

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Oak Grove Median Age

45


Total

39.6


Male

49.5


Female

Oak Grove Adults

There are 1,292 adults, (354 of whom are seniors) in Oak Grove.

Oak Grove Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Oak Grove Sex Ratio

Female

922

55.91%

Male

727

44.09%

Oak Grove Population by Age

Oak Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oak Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Female59.6%40.4%
All66.1%33.9%
Married80.5%19.5%
Male100%0%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oak Grove Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6522.4366.1
Non Family2681.153.4
Married2563.0580.5
Female1143.9559.6
Male144.21100

3.27

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Oak Grove Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12810.85%
9th to 12th Grade21618.31%
High School Graduate48941.44%
Some College17514.83%
Associates Degree635.34%
Bachelors Degree796.69%
Graduate Degree302.54%
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Oak Grove Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oak Grove Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White71456588
Black45425921
Hispanic88
Other Race44

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 white people with a rate of 12.32%.

Oak Grove Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,327$31,250$21,471
Less Than 9th Grade$19,167$$15,714
High School Graduate$17,207$$16,528
Some College$30,268$$23,906
Bachelors Degree$40,750$31,607$70,972
Graduate Degree$60,625$$

$24,327

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$21,471

Average Female

Oak Grove Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oak Grove Language by Age

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Oak Grove Language

98.80% of Oak Grove residents speak only English, while 1.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Oak Grove Language

Oak Grove Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black57429250.87%
White97618719.16%
Other17952.94%

30.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.89%

Male Poverty Rate

37.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oak Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oak Grove is Other, with 52.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oak Grove is White, with 19.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.00%.

Oak Grove Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade46.47%
High School36.13%
Some College10.50%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Oak Grove Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed8.46%
Male Employed0.00%

Oak Grove Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oak Grove Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$24,474$34,736
Families$34,125$44,103
Married Families$43,125-
Non Families$13,654$18,074
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Income by Household Type

Oak Grove Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

33.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Oak Grove Married by Age and Sex

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Oak Grove 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 35-44.

Oak Grove Marital Status by Race

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Oak Grove Marital Status

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53

Number of Veterans

42

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War25
Second Gulf War6
Vietnam4
Korea3
World War II

Oak Grove Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5429
75+12
65 to 7410
18 to 342
55 to 64

Oak Grove Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White435.40%
Black102.04%

Oak Grove Veterans by Race

Oak Grove Veterans by Education

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3.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oak Grove Veterans by Education

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40%

Labor Force Participation

38.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Oak Grove Employment by Age

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Oak Grove Employment by Race

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Oak Grove 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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77.87%

Born in Oak Grove

99.82%

Native Born

0.18%

Foreign Born

0.18%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.82% of Oak Grove residents were born in the United States, with 77.87% 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 North America.

Oak Grove Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,497-28-1.84%
20201,525-28-1.80%
20191,553-28-1.77%
20181,581-6-0.38%
20171,587-32-1.98%
20161,619-28-1.70%
20151,647-42-2.49%
20141,68940.24%
20131,685-14-0.82%
20121,699-8-0.47%
20111,707-14-0.81%
20101,7210.00%

Oak Grove Population by Year