Sorrento, Louisiana Population 2021

1,754
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Sorrento is a city located in Ascension Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,754, it is the 129th largest city in Louisiana and the 8111th largest city in the United States . Sorrento is currently growing at a rate of 1.45% annually and its population has increased by 25.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,401 in 2010. Sorrento reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Sorrento has a population density of 481 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sorrento is $70,007 with a poverty rate of 7.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $847 per month, and the median house value is $165,700. The median age in Sorrento is 33.1 years, 33.4 years for males, and 32.6 years for females.

Sorrento Demographics

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

  • White: 76.26%
  • Black or African American: 18.56%
  • Two or more races: 4.94%
  • Asian: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sorrento, Louisiana is 1,754 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,704.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,401.

Sorrento, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,28276.26%
Black or African American31218.56%
Two or More Races834.94%
Asian40.24%
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Sorrento Population by Race

Sorrento Population Pyramid $2021

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Sorrento Median Age

33.1


Total

33.4


Male

32.6


Female

Sorrento Adults

There are 1,283 adults, (183 of whom are seniors) in Sorrento.

Sorrento Age Dependency

52.8

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sorrento Sex Ratio

Female

871

51.81%

Male

810

48.19%

Sorrento Population by Age

Sorrento Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sorrento Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male10.5%89.5%
Female71.2%28.8%
Non Family75.6%24.4%
All78.2%21.8%
Married85%15%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sorrento Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6342.6578.2
Married3393.4285
Non Family2171.2375.6
Female593.171.2
Male193.7410.5

3.36

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Sorrento Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade242.17%
9th to 12th Grade918.23%
High School Graduate50946.02%
Some College26223.69%
Associates Degree968.68%
Bachelors Degree1109.95%
Graduate Degree141.27%
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Sorrento Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sorrento Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White82475092
Black20117932
Hispanic4228
2+ Races3530
Asian44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 15.92%.

Sorrento Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,335$43,894$31,759
Less Than 9th Grade$31,875$41,071$25,625
High School Graduate$40,859$44,107$29,375
Some College$41,923$43,947$31,765
Bachelors Degree$50,592$51,346$35,417
Graduate Degree$54,444$$54,444

$41,335

Average Earnings

$43,894

Average Male

$31,759

Average Female

Sorrento Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sorrento Language by Age

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Sorrento Language

95.30% of Sorrento residents speak only English, while 4.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.47% of the population.

Sorrento Language

Sorrento Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,225776.29%
Multiple832934.94%
Black312123.85%

7.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.19%

Male Poverty Rate

8.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sorrento

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sorrento is Multiple, with 34.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sorrento is Black, with 3.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.35%.

Sorrento Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.13%
High School5.89%
Some College5.59%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Sorrento Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed63.64%
Male Employed0.49%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sorrento Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sorrento Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,207$70,007
Families$71,250$81,902
Married Families$87,708-
Non Families$31,319$46,985
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Income by Household Type

Sorrento Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Sorrento Married by Age and Sex

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Sorrento 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 55-64.

Sorrento Marital Status by Race

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Sorrento Marital Status

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45

Number of Veterans

41

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War23
First Gulf War20
Vietnam11
World War II4
Korea

Sorrento Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5420
65 to 7411
18 to 3410
75+4
55 to 64

Sorrento Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White353.47%
Black104.24%

Sorrento Veterans by Race

Sorrento Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sorrento Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Sorrento Employment by Age

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Sorrento Employment by Race

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Sorrento 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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82.87%

Born in Sorrento

94.88%

Native Born

5.12%

Foreign Born

4.34%

Non Citizen

0.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.88% of Sorrento residents were born in the United States, with 82.87% having been born in Louisiana. 4.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sorrento Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,754251.45%
20201,729251.47%
20191,704251.49%
20181,679271.63%
20171,652261.60%
20161,626311.94%
20151,595301.92%
20141,565382.49%
20131,527342.28%
20121,493302.05%
20111,463342.38%
20101,4290.00%

Sorrento Population by Year