Patterson, Louisiana Population 2020

5,617

Patterson is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 5,617, it is the 57th largest city in Louisiana and the 4451st largest city in the United States. Patterson is currently declining at a rate of -1.94% annually and its population has decreased by -8.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,112 in 2010. Patterson reached it's highest population of 6,114 in 2014. Spanning over 3 miles, Patterson has a population density of 2,226 people per square mile.

The average household income in Patterson is $58,842 with a poverty rate of 14.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $111,800. The median age in Patterson is 37.7 years, 37 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.1 males.

Patterson Demographics

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

  • White: 54.56%
  • Black or African American: 35.41%
  • Two or more races: 5.87%
  • Asian: 1.95%
  • Other race: 1.86%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Patterson, Louisiana is 5,617, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,839.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,112.

Patterson, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,28054.56%
Black or African American2,12935.41%
Two or More Races3535.87%
Asian1171.95%
Some Other Race1121.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.35%

Patterson Population Pyramid 2020

Patterson Median Age

37.7


Total

37


Male

38.5


Female

Patterson Adults

There are 4,578 adults, (915 of whom are seniors) in Patterson.

Patterson Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Patterson Sex Ratio

Female

3,035

50.48%

Male

2,977

49.52%

Patterson Households and Families

Patterson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Patterson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
Female67.9%32.1%
All63.1%36.9%
Non Family47%53%
Male33.9%66.1%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2652.663.1
Non Family9741.1647
Married9113.682.4
Female2714.1167.9
Male1093.4333.9

3.61

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Patterson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3508.49%
9th to 12th Grade51812.56%
High School Graduate1,82944.36%
Some College74718.12%
Associates Degree1964.75%
Bachelors Degree3398.22%
Graduate Degree1443.49%

Patterson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9811,654235
Black1,8251,366232
Hispanic14484
Other Race11270
Asian929216
Multiple Races5643
Native American88

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 asian people with a rate of 17.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,759$51,614$26,915
Less Than High School$26,250$58,200$14,688
High School Grad$35,451$52,548$25,096
Some College$41,646$50,513$
Bachelors Degree$52,344$68,676$41,181
Graduate Degree$42,417$37,393$42,656

$40,759

Average Earnings

$51,614

Average Male

$26,915

Average Female

Patterson Language

Patterson Language by Age

Patterson Language

94.58% of Patterson residents speak only English, while 5.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.08% of the population.

Patterson Poverty

Patterson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,12441613.32%
Black2,07825212.13%
Hispanic1639658.90%
Multiple3537822.10%
Other1127768.75%

14.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.51%

Male Poverty Rate

16.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Patterson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Patterson is Other, with 68.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Patterson is Black, with 12.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.93%
High School15.96%
Some College8.32%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.79%
Female Employed9.75%
Male Employed2.13%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Patterson Income

Patterson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,631$58,842
Families$59,028$73,505
Married Families$80,806-
Non Families$28,488$39,064

Patterson Marital Status

Patterson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.5%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Patterson Married by Age and Sex

Patterson Marriage

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

Patterson Marital Status by Race

Patterson Veterans

254

Number of Veterans

254

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam105
First Gulf War58
Korea9
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Patterson Veterans by Education

17.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Patterson Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Patterson 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

85.60%

Born in Louisiana

97.75%

Native Born

2.25%

Foreign Born

1.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.75% of Patterson residents were born in the United States, with 85.60% having been born in Louisiana. 1.10% 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
20205,617-111-1.94%
20195,728-111-1.90%
20185,839-105-1.77%
20175,944-111-1.83%
20166,055-53-0.87%
20156,108-6-0.10%
20146,11460.10%
20136,108360.59%
20126,072-34-0.56%
20116,106-7-0.11%
20106,1139831.77%
20005,1303940.80%
19904,736430.09%
19804,6932840.63%
19704,4091,4864.20%
19602,9233850.35%
19202,538-460-1.65%
19102,9980.00%