South Vacherie, Louisiana Population 2020

3,565

South Vacherie is a city located in Louisiana. South Vacherie has a 2020 population of 3,565. South Vacherie is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,642 in 2010. South Vacherie reached it's highest population of 3,664 in 2011.

The average household income in South Vacherie is $66,275 with a poverty rate of 10.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $124,400. The median age in South Vacherie is 39.6 years, 36.9 years for males, and 44.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.2 males.

South Vacherie Demographics

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

  • White: 61.43%
  • Black or African American: 36.52%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of South Vacherie, Louisiana is 3,565, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,565.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,642.

South Vacherie, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,19061.43%
Black or African American1,30236.52%
Two or More Races641.80%
Some Other Race90.25%

South Vacherie Population Pyramid 2020

South Vacherie Median Age

39.6


Total

36.9


Male

44.7


Female

South Vacherie Adults

There are 2,765 adults, (632 of whom are seniors) in South Vacherie.

South Vacherie Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

South Vacherie Sex Ratio

Female

1,763

49.45%

Male

1,802

50.55%

South Vacherie Households and Families

South Vacherie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

South Vacherie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.2%2.8%
All86.2%13.8%
Male80.9%19.1%
Non Family73.9%26.1%
Female71.9%28.1%

86.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2882.7786.2
Married6883.1597.2
Non Family2831.0473.9
Female2703.5671.9
Male47380.9

3.2

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

South Vacherie Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1797.31%
9th to 12th Grade1606.53%
High School Graduate1,21049.41%
Some College35114.33%
Associates Degree2028.25%
Bachelors Degree2219.02%
Graduate Degree1265.14%

South Vacherie Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6491,407187
Black774685160
Multiple Races179
Other Race99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 20.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,394$53,021$30,647
Less Than High School$31,107$41,667$
High School Grad$27,148$47,528$17,317
Some College$46,892$68,250$38,125
Bachelors Degree$65,313$110,962$40,592
Graduate Degree$54,397$$54,107

$42,394

Average Earnings

$53,021

Average Male

$30,647

Average Female

South Vacherie Language

South Vacherie Language by Age

South Vacherie Language

95.83% of South Vacherie residents speak only English, while 4.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.17% of the population.

South Vacherie Poverty

South Vacherie Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,17727712.72%
Multiple6464100.00%
Black1,302312.38%
Hispanic1313100.00%

10.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.10%

Male Poverty Rate

12.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Vacherie

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Vacherie is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Vacherie is Black, with 2.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.61%
Some College8.14%
High School6.78%
Bachelors or Greater4.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Male Employed5.10%
Female Employed2.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%

South Vacherie Income

South Vacherie Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,730$66,275
Families$57,829$73,776
Married Families$69,063-
Non Families$17,313$32,852

South Vacherie Marital Status

South Vacherie Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

South Vacherie Married by Age and Sex

South Vacherie 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.

South Vacherie Marital Status by Race

South Vacherie Veterans

167

Number of Veterans

155

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam81
Korea14
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War6
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7459
75+56
55 to 6439
35 to 5413
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1458.00%
Black222.37%

$South Vacherie Veterans by Education

5.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Vacherie Employment Status

53%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

South Vacherie 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

98.06%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of South Vacherie residents were born in the United States, with 98.06% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,5650.00%
20193,5650.00%
20183,565110.31%
20173,554-2-0.06%
20163,556-21-0.59%
20153,577-29-0.80%
20143,6061544.46%
20133,452-172-4.75%
20123,624-40-1.09%
20113,664220.60%
20103,6420.00%