Oak Grove, Louisiana Population 2020

1,535

Oak Grove is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,535, it is the 136th largest city in Louisiana and the 8628th largest city in the United States. Oak Grove is currently declining at a rate of -1.85% annually and its population has decreased by -11.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,727 in 2010. Oak Grove reached it's highest population of 1,721 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Oak Grove has a population density of 893 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oak Grove is $34,100 with a poverty rate of 31.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $521 per month, and the median house value is $89,400. The median age in Oak Grove is 46.9 years, 41.9 years for males, and 50.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.8 males.

Oak Grove Demographics

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

  • White: 63.85%
  • Black or African American: 34.71%
  • Other race: 1.21%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Oak Grove, Louisiana is 1,535, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,593.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,727.

Oak Grove, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,11163.85%
Black or African American60434.71%
Some Other Race211.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.23%

Oak Grove Population Pyramid 2020

Oak Grove Median Age

46.9


Total

41.9


Male

50.8


Female

Oak Grove Adults

There are 1,367 adults, (422 of whom are seniors) in Oak Grove.

Oak Grove Age Dependency

84.1

Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Oak Grove Sex Ratio

Female

957

55.00%

Male

783

45.00%

Oak Grove Households and Families

Oak Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oak Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married77.5%22.5%
All65.8%34.2%
Female61%39%
Non Family52%48%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6952.4165.8
Married2802.7377.5
Non Family2461.152
Female1463.861
Male233.83100

3.06

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oak Grove Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1018.10%
9th to 12th Grade27221.81%
High School Graduate48638.97%
Some College18915.16%
Associates Degree655.21%
Bachelors Degree907.22%
Graduate Degree443.53%

Oak Grove Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White799614101
Black43024233
Hispanic1414
Other Race44
Native American44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,086$25,750$22,031
Less Than High School$17,500$18,000$
High School Grad$20,476$$18,750
Some College$29,167$31,827$22,656
Bachelors Degree$32,143$30,714$68,750
Graduate Degree$60,625$$

$23,086

Average Earnings

$25,750

Average Male

$22,031

Average Female

Oak Grove Language

Oak Grove Language by Age

Oak Grove Language

99.35% of Oak Grove residents speak only English, while 0.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Oak Grove Poverty

Oak Grove Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black59634457.72%
White1,03816916.28%
Other211361.90%
Hispanic14428.57%
Native44100.00%

31.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.14%

Male Poverty Rate

38.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oak Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oak Grove is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oak Grove is White, with 16.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.49%
High School32.62%
Some College10.63%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed60.87%
Female Unemployed43.75%
Female Employed10.18%
Male Employed0.00%

Oak Grove Income

Oak Grove Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$23,798$34,100
Families$33,988$40,791
Married Families$43,676-
Non Families$12,857$19,411

Oak Grove Marital Status

Oak Grove Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

32.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Oak Grove Married by Age and Sex

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

Oak Grove Veterans

81

Number of Veterans

68

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War32
Second Gulf War10
Korea3
Vietnam3
World War II2

$Oak Grove Veterans by Education

2.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oak Grove Employment Status

39.2%

Labor Force Participation

36.5%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Oak Grove 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

78.45%

Born in Louisiana

99.83%

Native Born

0.17%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.83% of Oak Grove residents were born in the United States, with 78.45% having been born in Louisiana. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,535-29-1.85%
20191,564-29-1.82%
20181,593-4-0.25%
20171,597-29-1.78%
20161,626-27-1.63%
20151,653-42-2.48%
20141,69560.36%
20131,689-14-0.82%
20121,703-6-0.35%
20111,709-12-0.70%
20101,7210.00%