Port Barre, Louisiana Population 2021

2,087
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Port Barre is a city located in St. Landry Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 2,087, it is the 112th largest city in Louisiana and the 7455th largest city in the United States . Port Barre is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually but its population has increased by 1.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,055 in 2010. Port Barre reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Port Barre has a population density of 1,937 people per square mile.

The average household income in Port Barre is $36,772 with a poverty rate of 34.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $566 per month, and the median house value is $100,600. The median age in Port Barre is 34.6 years, 25.3 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.

Port Barre Demographics

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

  • White: 79.16%
  • Black or African American: 17.98%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Two or more races: 0.62%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Port Barre, Louisiana is 2,087 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,111.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,055.

Port Barre, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,40979.16%
Black or African American32017.98%
Some Other Race402.25%
Two or More Races110.62%
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Port Barre Population by Race

Port Barre Population Pyramid $2021

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Port Barre Median Age

34.6


Total

25.3


Male

42.4


Female

Port Barre Adults

There are 1,205 adults, (258 of whom are seniors) in Port Barre.

Port Barre Age Dependency

88

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Barre Sex Ratio

Female

964

54.16%

Male

816

45.84%

Port Barre Population by Age

Port Barre Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Port Barre Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female23.8%76.2%
Male42.3%57.7%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
All64.1%35.9%
Married87.3%12.7%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Port Barre Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6802.6264.1
Married2923.1287.3
Non Family2111.3263.5
Female1513.4623.8
Male262.6542.3

3.16

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Port Barre Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12110.79%
9th to 12th Grade23420.87%
High School Graduate52046.39%
Some College15013.38%
Associates Degree484.28%
Bachelors Degree484.28%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Port Barre Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Port Barre Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 73.15%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 6.71%.

Port Barre Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,559$35,250$24,375
Less Than 9th Grade$22,031$32,396$17,054
High School Graduate$27,433$31,756$25,461
Some College$40,786$48,173$
Bachelors Degree$30,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,559

Average Earnings

$35,250

Average Male

$24,375

Average Female

Port Barre Earnings by Educational Attainment

Port Barre Language by Age

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Port Barre Language

91.82% of Port Barre residents speak only English, while 8.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.18% of the population.

Port Barre Language

Port Barre Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,40937026.26%
Black32023774.06%

34.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.92%

Male Poverty Rate

38.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Barre

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Barre is Black, with 74.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Barre is White, with 26.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.15%.

Port Barre Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College27.78%
High School26.15%
Less Than 9th Grade23.94%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Port Barre Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed30.09%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Port Barre Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Port Barre Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$26,250$36,772
Families$34,837$44,367
Married Families$45,714-
Non Families$15,221$17,745
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Income by Household Type

Port Barre Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Barre Married by Age and Sex

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Port Barre 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 Barre Marital Status by Race

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Port Barre Marital Status

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61

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
Second Gulf War18
First Gulf War11
World War II
Korea

Port Barre Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
18 to 3418
35 to 5411
75+8
55 to 64

Port Barre Veterans by Age

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Port Barre Veterans by Race

Port Barre Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

6.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Barre Veterans by Education

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46.7%

Labor Force Participation

43.8%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Port Barre Employment by Age

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Port Barre Employment by Race

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Port Barre 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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94.89%

Born in Port Barre

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Port Barre residents were born in the United States, with 94.89% 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.

Port Barre Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,087-12-0.57%
20202,099-12-0.57%
20192,111-12-0.57%
20182,123-13-0.61%
20172,13610.05%
20162,135100.47%
20152,12530.14%
20142,122110.52%
20132,11140.19%
20122,10770.33%
20112,10030.14%
20102,0970.00%

Port Barre Population by Year