Rayne, Louisiana Population 2020

8,107

Rayne is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 8,107, it is the 46th largest city in Louisiana and the 3590th largest city in the United States. Rayne is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 1.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,953 in 2010. Rayne reached it's highest population of 9,510 in 1970. Spanning over 4 miles, Rayne has a population density of 2,138 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rayne is $48,106 with a poverty rate of 24.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $556 per month, and the median house value is $107,100. The median age in Rayne is 38.3 years, 34.9 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.1 males.

Rayne Demographics

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

  • White: 63.53%
  • Black or African American: 33.19%
  • Two or more races: 3.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rayne, Louisiana is 8,107, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,071.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,953.

Rayne, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,13063.53%
Black or African American2,68033.19%
Two or More Races2653.28%

Rayne Population Pyramid 2020

Rayne Median Age

38.3


Total

34.9


Male

39.7


Female

Rayne Adults

There are 6,083 adults, (1,335 of whom are seniors) in Rayne.

Rayne Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Rayne Sex Ratio

Female

4,077

50.49%

Male

3,998

49.51%

Rayne Households and Families

Rayne Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rayne Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.1%31.9%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family56.6%43.4%
All56.5%43.5%
Female24.4%75.6%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9522.6956.5
Married1,3463.2568.1
Non Family9491.1556.6
Female5253.6724.4
Male1324.1266.7

3.22

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rayne Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade61611.65%
9th to 12th Grade57210.82%
High School Graduate2,05438.86%
Some College1,30624.71%
Associates Degree3075.81%
Bachelors Degree3005.68%
Graduate Degree1312.48%

Rayne Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5803,007306
Black1,5551,01593
Multiple Races1367632
Hispanic15

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.99%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 23.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,305$39,353$22,693
Less Than High School$16,236$$12,155
High School Grad$28,483$43,426$16,794
Some College$30,257$40,915$19,766
Bachelors Degree$40,089$$29,859
Graduate Degree$36,406$$35,813

$29,305

Average Earnings

$39,353

Average Male

$22,693

Average Female

Rayne Language

Rayne Language by Age

Rayne Language

90.13% of Rayne residents speak only English, while 9.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.10% of the population.

Rayne Poverty

Rayne Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,6451,28248.47%
White5,00158711.74%
Multiple2613312.64%
Hispanic391230.77%

24.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.23%

Male Poverty Rate

34.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rayne

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rayne is Black, with 48.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rayne is White, with 11.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.73%
High School21.67%
Bachelors or Greater14.25%
Some College9.82%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.32%
Male Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed23.41%
Male Employed0.78%

Rayne Income

Rayne Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,670$48,106
Families$42,303$52,760
Married Families$54,130-
Non Families$18,610$28,876

Rayne Marital Status

Rayne Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Rayne Married by Age and Sex

Rayne 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 35-44.

Rayne Marital Status by Race

Rayne Veterans

445

Number of Veterans

405

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam155
First Gulf War145
Second Gulf War42
Korea31
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64144
35 to 54113
75+98
65 to 7448
18 to 3442
Name Veterans % of Total
White3438.68%
Black974.94%
Hispanic640.00%
2 or More52.99%

$Rayne Veterans by Education

10.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rayne Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rayne 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

90.23%

Born in Louisiana

99.22%

Native Born

0.78%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.22% of Rayne residents were born in the United States, with 90.23% having been born in Louisiana. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,107180.22%
20198,089180.22%
20188,071-68-0.84%
20178,139180.22%
20168,1211151.44%
20158,006-34-0.42%
20148,040220.27%
20138,01890.11%
20128,0091031.30%
20117,906-36-0.45%
20107,942-610-0.74%
20008,552500.06%
19908,502-564-0.64%
19809,066-444-0.48%
19709,5108760.97%
19608,6342,1492.90%
19506,4851,5112.69%
19404,9741,2642.98%
19303,7109903.15%
19202,7200.00%