Port Allen, Louisiana Population 2022

4,891
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Port Allen is a city located in West Baton Rouge Parish Louisiana. Port Allen has a 2020 population of 4,891. Port Allen is currently declining at a rate of -0.49% annually and its population has decreased by -0.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,939 in 2010.

The average household income in Port Allen is $70,523 with a poverty rate of 11.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $926 per month, and the median house value is $139,800. The median age in Port Allen is 42.9 years, 40.4 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Port Allen Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Port Allenwas:

  • Black or African American: 58.22%
  • White: 39.71%
  • Two or more races: 1.39%
  • Other race: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Port Allen, Louisiana is 4,891 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,939.

Port Allen, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,93939.71%
Black or African American2,84358.22%
Some Other Race330.68%
Two or More Races681.39%
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Port Allen Population by Race

Port Allen Population Pyramid 2022

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Port Allen Median Age

42.9


Total

40.8


Male

45


Female

Port Allen Adults

There are 3,995 adults, (993 of whom are seniors) in Port Allen.

Port Allen Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Allen Sex Ratio

Female

2,732

55.95%

Male

2,151

44.05%

Port Allen Population by Age

Port Allen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Port Allen Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
Male66.7%33.3%
All61.6%38.4%
Non Family54.2%45.8%
Female30.1%69.9%

61.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Port Allen Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0322.3461.6
Married7542.6982.1
Male1743.0166.7
Female3363.7230.1
Non Family7681.2354.2

2.93

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Port Allen Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1263.39%
9th to 12th Grade38310.31%
High School Graduate1,25733.84%
Some College75920.44%
Associates Degree39410.61%
Bachelors Degree54614.70%
Graduate Degree2496.70%
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Port Allen Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Port Allen Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races343434
Hispanic1019149
White1,5571,475391
Black2,0771,660370
Other Race3333

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Port Allen Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,379$46,000$32,841
Less Than 9th Grade$16,667$16,000$17,857
High School Graduate$32,140$37,070$27,237
Some College$37,500$38,393$36,250
Bachelors Degree$51,111$61,771$46,635
Graduate Degree$39,458$$39,269

$38,379

Average Earnings

$46,000

Average Male

$32,841

Average Female

Port Allen Earnings by Educational Attainment

Port Allen Language by Age

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Port Allen Language

99.31% of Port Allen residents speak only English, while 0.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.41% of the population.

Port Allen Language

Port Allen Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,84346616.39%
White1,917753.91%
OtherNaN%

11.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.92%

Male Poverty Rate

11.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Allen

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Allen is Black, with 16.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Allen 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 4.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.43%.

Port Allen Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade46.56%
High School7.96%
Some College9.11%
Bachelors or Greater3.77%

Port Allen Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.51%
Male Unemployed37.21%
Female Employed2.74%
Female Unemployed20.00%

Port Allen Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Port Allen Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,219$69,906
Families$63,362$85,645
Married Families$91,324-
Non Families$33,226$42,236
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Income by Household Type

Port Allen Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Allen Married by Age and Sex

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Port Allen 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 55-64.

Port Allen Marital Status by Race

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Port Allen Marital Status

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241

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War82
First Gulf War80
Vietnam23
Korea37
World War II

Port Allen Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 346
35 to 5465
55 to 64104
65 to 7416
75+50

Port Allen Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White794.72%
Black1627.24%

Port Allen Veterans by Race

Port Allen Veterans by Education

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4.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Allen Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Port Allen Employment by Age

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Port Allen Employment by Race

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Port Allen 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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93.06%

Born in Port Allen

99.73%

Native Born

0.27%

Foreign Born

0.27%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.73% of Port Allen residents were born in the United States, with 93.06% having been born in Louisiana. 0.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Port Allen Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19503,0970.00%
19605,0261,9294.96%
19705,7287021.32%
19806,1143860.65%
19906,2771630.26%
20005,278-999-1.72%
20105,180-98-0.19%
20115,156-24-0.46%
20125,132-24-0.47%
20135,108-24-0.47%
20145,084-24-0.47%
20155,060-24-0.47%
20165,036-24-0.47%
20175,012-24-0.48%
20184,988-24-0.48%
20194,964-24-0.48%
20204,939-25-0.50%
20214,915-24-0.49%
20224,891-24-0.49%

Port Allen Population by Year