Sunset is a city located in St. Landry Parish Louisiana. Sunset has a 2020 population of 2,911. Sunset is currently growing at a rate of 0.03% annually and its population has increased by 0.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,909 in 2010.
The average household income in Sunset is $56,958 with a poverty rate of 37.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $542 per month, and the median house value is $171,300. The median age in Sunset is 32.6 years, 30.7 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sunsetwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
94.07% of Sunset residents speak only English, while 5.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.44% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sunset is Native, with 69.23% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sunset is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.72%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sunset
98.15% of Sunset residents were born in the United States, with 92.20% having been born in Louisiana. 1.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.