Palmetto, Louisiana Population 2021

160
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Palmetto is a city located in St. Landry Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 160, it is the 288th largest city in Louisiana and the 17285th largest city in the United States . Palmetto is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 164 in 2010. Palmetto reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Palmetto has a population density of 180 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palmetto is $46,563 with a poverty rate of 25.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $482 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Palmetto is 42.6 years, 42.8 years for males, and 42.3 years for females.

Palmetto Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.49%
  • White: 35.14%
  • Two or more races: 3.38%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Palmetto, Louisiana is 160 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 160.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 164.

Palmetto, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American9161.49%
White5235.14%
Two or More Races53.38%
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Palmetto Population by Race

Palmetto Population Pyramid $2021

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Palmetto Median Age

42.6


Total

42.8


Male

42.3


Female

Palmetto Adults

There are 104 adults, (34 of whom are seniors) in Palmetto.

Palmetto Age Dependency

111.4

Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Palmetto Sex Ratio

Female

83

56.08%

Male

65

43.92%

Palmetto Population by Age

Palmetto Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Palmetto Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female28.6%71.4%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
All65.1%34.9%
Married100%0%
Male100%0%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Palmetto Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All632.3565.1
Non Family341.1864.7
Female144.7928.6
Married122.42100
Male34100

3.72

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Palmetto Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1817.48%
9th to 12th Grade2019.42%
High School Graduate2827.18%
Some College2019.42%
Associates Degree65.83%
Bachelors Degree1110.68%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Palmetto Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Palmetto Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black56315
White40324
2+ Races5
Hispanic222

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Palmetto Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,583$40,750$28,542
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,500$41,500$
Some College$29,583$$29,167
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,583

Average Earnings

$40,750

Average Male

$28,542

Average Female

Palmetto Earnings by Educational Attainment

Palmetto Language by Age

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Palmetto Language

94.59% of Palmetto residents speak only English, while 5.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.41% of the population.

Palmetto Language

Palmetto Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black913336.26%
Multiple55100.00%

25.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.08%

Male Poverty Rate

27.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palmetto

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palmetto is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palmetto is Black, with 36.26% 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 20.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.77%.

Palmetto Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.47%
High School17.86%
Some College7.69%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Palmetto Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed9.52%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Palmetto Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Palmetto Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$23,523$46,563
Families$40,313$34,690
Married Families$51,000-
Non Families$17,500$56,691
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Income by Household Type

Palmetto Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

22.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.0%

Male Marriage Rate

22.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Palmetto Married by Age and Sex

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Palmetto Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Palmetto Marital Status by Race

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Palmetto Marital Status

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6

Number of Veterans

1

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War5
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
Second Gulf War

Palmetto Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 546
75+
65 to 74
55 to 64
18 to 34

Palmetto Veterans by Age

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Palmetto Veterans by Race

Palmetto Veterans by Education

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83.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palmetto Veterans by Education

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40.4%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Palmetto Employment by Age

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Palmetto Employment by Race

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Palmetto 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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100.00%

Born in Palmetto

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Palmetto residents were born in the United States, with 100.00% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Palmetto Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211600.00%
20201600.00%
20191600.00%
2018160-2-1.23%
2017162-2-1.22%
20161640.00%
201516410.61%
20141630.00%
2013163-1-0.61%
201216410.61%
2011163-1-0.61%
20101640.00%

Palmetto Population by Year