Port Barre is a city located in St. Landry Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,691, it is the 208th largest city in Louisiana and the 11864th largest city in the United States. Port Barre is currently declining at a rate of -1.74% annually and its population has decreased by -3.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,751 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Port Barre has a population density of 1,569 people per square mile.
The average household income in Port Barre is $36,772 with a poverty rate of 31.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Port Barre is 34.6 years, 25.3 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Port Barrewas:
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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 black people with a rate of 6.57%.
91.78% of Port Barre residents speak only English, while 8.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.09% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Barre is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Barre is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.97%.
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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 Over 65.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Port Barre
100.00% of Port Barre residents were born in the United States, with 94.07% 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.