Simmesport is a city located in Avoyelles Parish Louisiana. Simmesport has a 2020 population of 2,024. Simmesport is currently declining at a rate of -0.59% annually and its population has decreased by -6.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,161 in 2010.
The average household income in Simmesport is $34,164 with a poverty rate of 59.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $427 per month, and the median house value is $52,800. The median age in Simmesport is 29 years, 24.7 years for males, and 32.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Simmesportwas:
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 white people with a rate of 8.92%.
97.63% of Simmesport residents speak only English, while 2.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.37% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Simmesport is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Simmesport is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 25.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 67.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 62.61%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Simmesport
100.00% of Simmesport residents were born in the United States, with 95.31% 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.