Port Barre, Louisiana Population 2020

2,120

Port Barre is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 2,120, it is the 113th largest city in Louisiana and the 7382nd largest city in the United States. Port Barre is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,055 in 2010. Port Barre reached it's highest population of 2,133 in 2016. Spanning over 1 miles, Port Barre has a population density of 1,967 people per square mile.

The average household income in Port Barre is $30,571 with a poverty rate of 42.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $598 per month, and the median house value is $88,600. The median age in Port Barre is 33.3 years, 18.3 years for males, and 36.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.1 males.

Port Barre Demographics

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

  • White: 80.38%
  • Black or African American: 17.76%
  • Other race: 1.18%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Port Barre, Louisiana is 2,120, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,120.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,055.

Port Barre, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,42680.38%
Black or African American31517.76%
Some Other Race211.18%
Two or More Races120.68%

Port Barre Population Pyramid 2020

Port Barre Median Age

33.3


Total

18.3


Male

36.8


Female

Port Barre Adults

There are 1,121 adults, (288 of whom are seniors) in Port Barre.

Port Barre Age Dependency

113

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

78.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Barre Sex Ratio

Female

933

52.59%

Male

841

47.41%

Port Barre Households and Families

Port Barre Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Port Barre Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married90.3%9.7%
Non Family76.9%23.1%
All69.7%30.3%
Female32.8%67.2%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6942.5669.7
Married2592.9390.3
Non Family2251.2876.9
Female1983.4932.8
Male123100

3.13

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

10.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Port Barre Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12712.11%
9th to 12th Grade19418.49%
High School Graduate48546.23%
Some College13913.25%
Associates Degree474.48%
Bachelors Degree535.05%
Graduate Degree40.38%

Port Barre Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 70.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 7.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,891$32,393$19,333
Less Than High School$18,000$30,208$14,643
High School Grad$26,346$31,793$
Some College$41,553$48,403$40,568
Bachelors Degree$28,750$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,891

Average Earnings

$32,393

Average Male

$19,333

Average Female

Port Barre Language

Port Barre Language by Age

Port Barre Language

90.65% of Port Barre residents speak only English, while 9.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.35% of the population.

Port Barre Poverty

Port Barre Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,42651536.12%
Black31524778.41%

42.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.64%

Male Poverty Rate

46.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Barre

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Barre is Black, with 78.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Barre is White, with 36.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 56.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.32%.

Name Poverty
High School37.32%
Some College28.49%
Less Than High School28.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed37.10%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Port Barre Income

Port Barre Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$21,900$30,571
Families$27,452$35,921
Married Families$41,750-
Non Families$15,094$17,584

Port Barre Marital Status

Port Barre Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Barre Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Port Barre Marital Status by Race

Port Barre Veterans

77

Number of Veterans

77

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam29
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War11
World War II
Korea

$Port Barre Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Barre Employment Status

40.7%

Labor Force Participation

39.8%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Port Barre 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

95.66%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Port Barre residents were born in the United States, with 95.66% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,1200.00%
20192,1200.00%
20182,120-13-0.61%
20172,1330.00%
20162,133100.47%
20152,12330.14%
20142,120100.47%
20132,11030.14%
20122,10780.38%
20112,09910.05%
20102,0980.00%