Old Jefferson, Louisiana Population 2022

7,659
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Old Jefferson is a city located in Louisiana. Old Jefferson has a 2020 population of 7,659. Old Jefferson is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 9.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,980 in 2010.

The average household income in Old Jefferson is $90,218 with a poverty rate of 5.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,210 per month, and the median house value is $202,000. The median age in Old Jefferson is 33.9 years, 35.4 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.

Old Jefferson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Old Jeffersonwas:

  • White: 69.50%
  • Black or African American: 19.71%
  • Two or more races: 6.34%
  • Asian: 4.44%
  • Other race: 0.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Old Jefferson, Louisiana is 7,659 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,659.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,980.

Old Jefferson, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,08869.50%
Black or African American1,44319.71%
Asian3254.44%
Some Other Race10.01%
Two or More Races4646.34%
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Old Jefferson Population by Race

Old Jefferson Population Pyramid 2022

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Old Jefferson Median Age

32.7


Total

34.4


Male

32.2


Female

Old Jefferson Adults

There are 5,455 adults, (549 of whom are seniors) in Old Jefferson.

Old Jefferson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

11.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Old Jefferson Sex Ratio

Female

3,685

50.33%

Male

3,636

49.67%

Old Jefferson Population by Age

Old Jefferson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Old Jefferson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All77.3%22.7%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Male65.1%34.9%
Female48.1%51.9%

77.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Old Jefferson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6092.877.3
Married1,5303.1887.8
Male1095.3165.1
Female2873.3848.1
Non Family6831.367.9

3.28

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

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Old Jefferson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade611.26%
9th to 12th Grade1833.78%
High School Graduate93019.19%
Some College1,22025.17%
Associates Degree4258.77%
Bachelors Degree1,58932.78%
Graduate Degree4399.06%
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Old Jefferson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Old Jefferson Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,5303,3621,769
Black711709180
Asian32525268
2+ Races15515511
Hispanic126125
Other Race1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 50.11%.

Old Jefferson Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,133$55,114$41,026
Less Than 9th Grade$46,684$46,528$
High School Graduate$32,229$$26,008
Some College$44,402$50,933$39,239
Bachelors Degree$51,509$60,714$49,625
Graduate Degree$61,250$73,185$49,408

$48,133

Average Earnings

$55,114

Average Male

$41,026

Average Female

Old Jefferson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Old Jefferson Language by Age

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Old Jefferson Language

93.46% of Old Jefferson residents speak only English, while 6.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.26% of the population.

Old Jefferson Language

Old Jefferson Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3128226.28%
Black1,44320714.35%
White4,9441012.04%
Other1NaN%

5.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.13%

Male Poverty Rate

4.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Old Jefferson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Old Jefferson is Hispanic, with 26.28% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.87%.

Old Jefferson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.43%
High School13.55%
Some College4.62%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Old Jefferson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.49%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.40%
Female Unemployed36.64%

Old Jefferson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Old Jefferson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,681$94,848
Families$86,000$102,678
Married Families$94,224-
Non Families$52,708$65,272
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Income by Household Type

Old Jefferson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Old Jefferson Married by Age and Sex

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Old Jefferson 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.

Old Jefferson Marital Status by Race

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Old Jefferson Marital Status

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314

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War103
First Gulf War74
Vietnam80
Korea
World War II

Old Jefferson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3444
35 to 54160
55 to 6417
65 to 7448
75+45

Old Jefferson Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2696.67%
2+ Races4516.61%

Old Jefferson Veterans by Race

Old Jefferson Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Old Jefferson Veterans by Education

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73.9%

Labor Force Participation

71.2%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Old Jefferson Employment by Age

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Old Jefferson Employment by Race

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Old Jefferson 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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71.36%

Born in Old Jefferson

93.72%

Native Born

6.28%

Foreign Born

4.17%

Non Citizen

2.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.72% of Old Jefferson residents were born in the United States, with 71.36% having been born in Louisiana. 4.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Old Jefferson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20106,9800.00%
20116,302-678-9.71%
20126,5202183.46%
20136,9254056.21%
20147,1822573.71%
20156,999-183-2.55%
20167,91191213.03%
20178,2833724.70%
20188,065-218-2.63%
20197,659-406-5.03%
20207,6590.00%
20217,6590.00%
20227,6590.00%

Old Jefferson Population by Year