Poydras is a city located in Louisiana. Poydras has a 2020 population of 2,790. Poydras is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 18.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,351 in 2010.
The average household income in Poydras is $38,933 with a poverty rate of 37.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,063 per month, and the median house value is $94,900. The median age in Poydras is 33.7 years, 33.6 years for males, and 33.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Poydraswas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 80.60%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 12.55%.
96.08% of Poydras residents speak only English, while 3.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.91% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Poydras is Black, with 41.30% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Poydras is Multiple, with 18.18% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.36%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Poydras
98.17% of Poydras residents were born in the United States, with 80.72% having been born in Louisiana. 0.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.