Raceland, Louisiana Population 2021

10,698
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Raceland is a city located in Lafourche Parish Louisiana. Raceland has a 2020 population of 10,698. Raceland is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,193 in 2010. Raceland reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Raceland is $62,854 with a poverty rate of 18.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $643 per month, and the median house value is $133,500. The median age in Raceland is 42 years, 39.8 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Raceland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Racelandwas:

  • White: 65.50%
  • Black or African American: 32.62%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Native American: 0.69%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Raceland, Louisiana is 10,698 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,698.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,193.

Raceland, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,00765.50%
Black or African American3,49032.62%
Two or More Races1271.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native740.69%
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Raceland Population by Race

Raceland Population Pyramid $2021

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Raceland Median Age

42


Total

39.8


Male

43.4


Female

Raceland Adults

There are 8,346 adults, (1,827 of whom are seniors) in Raceland.

Raceland Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Raceland Sex Ratio

Female

5,415

50.62%

Male

5,283

49.38%

Raceland Population by Age

Raceland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Raceland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female49.3%50.7%
Male62.6%37.4%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
All76.6%23.4%
Married95.7%4.3%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Raceland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9712.6776.6
Married1,8733.0195.7
Non Family1,1591.4164.8
Female6743.649.3
Male2653.4762.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Raceland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6478.71%
9th to 12th Grade1,37018.45%
High School Graduate3,04340.97%
Some College98613.28%
Associates Degree3905.25%
Bachelors Degree6268.43%
Graduate Degree3654.91%
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Raceland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Raceland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,1894,145922
Black1,9921,08917
Hispanic12412433
Native American692219
2+ Races5330

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 27.54%.

Raceland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,648$49,479$25,323
Less Than 9th Grade$24,090$44,333$17,054
High School Graduate$35,634$51,250$20,818
Some College$30,645$43,750$25,943
Bachelors Degree$51,071$65,865$41,406
Graduate Degree$55,161$85,195$53,651

$36,648

Average Earnings

$49,479

Average Male

$25,323

Average Female

Raceland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Raceland Language by Age

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Raceland Language

91.16% of Raceland residents speak only English, while 8.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.31% of the population.

Raceland Language

Raceland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,4041,20935.52%
White6,6996209.26%
Multiple1276047.24%
Hispanic291186.19%
Native671217.91%

18.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.60%

Male Poverty Rate

22.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Raceland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Raceland is Multiple, with 47.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Raceland is Hispanic, with 6.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.62%.

Raceland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.64%
Some College17.91%
High School6.95%
Bachelors or Greater5.35%

Raceland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed54.73%
Female Unemployed39.46%
Female Employed10.05%
Male Employed3.18%

Raceland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Raceland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,128$62,854
Families$55,021$69,070
Married Families$71,771-
Non Families$30,781$44,247
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Income by Household Type

Raceland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Raceland Married by Age and Sex

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Raceland Marriage

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 35-44.

Raceland Marital Status by Race

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Raceland Marital Status

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518

Number of Veterans

464

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam208
First Gulf War75
Second Gulf War36
Korea28
World War II26

Raceland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54157
65 to 74138
75+137
55 to 6486
18 to 34

Raceland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4027.04%
Black1164.62%

Raceland Veterans by Race

Raceland Veterans by Education

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8.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Raceland Veterans by Education

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56.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Raceland Employment by Age

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Raceland Employment by Race

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Raceland 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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89.20%

Born in Raceland

97.96%

Native Born

2.04%

Foreign Born

0.99%

Non Citizen

1.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.96% of Raceland residents were born in the United States, with 89.20% having been born in Louisiana. 0.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Raceland Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,6980.00%
202010,6980.00%
201910,698120.11%
201810,6863643.53%
201710,322-311-2.92%
201610,633770.73%
201510,5565805.81%
20149,976-233-2.28%
201310,20990.09%
201210,200260.26%
201110,174-19-0.19%
201010,1930.00%

Raceland Population by Year