Swartz, Louisiana Population 2024

4,953

Swartz is a city located in Ouachita Parish Louisiana. Swartz has a 2024 population of 4,953. Swartz is currently growing at a rate of 1.54% annually but its population has decreased by -4.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,176 in 2020.

The average household income in Swartz is $90,709 with a poverty rate of 12.68%. The median age in Swartz is 33.4 years: 30.6 years for males, and 37.4 years for females.

Swartz Demographics

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

  • White: 76.04%
  • Black or African American: 21.11%
  • Two or more races: 2.6%
  • Asian: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
8.1 sq mi
Density (mi²)
608.90/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-4.31% (-223)
The current population of Swartz, Louisiana is 4,953 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 5,176.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White3,65276.04%
Black or African American1,01421.11%
Two or more races1252.6%
Asian120.25%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Swartz Population by Race

Swartz Population Pyramid 2024

Swartz Median Age

33.4

Total

30.6

Male

37.4

Female

Swartz Adults

There are 3,718 adults, (635 of whom are seniors) in Swartz.

Swartz Age Dependency

55.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Swartz Sex Ratio

Female2,53352.74%
Male2,27047.26%

Swartz Population by Age

Swartz Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,6152.9780.419.6
Married8723.3694.75.3
Non Family4851.1161.238.8
Female1475.6243.556.5
Male1114.451000

3.6

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

80.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Swartz Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade1935.87%
Associates Degree2327.06%
Bachelors Degree77023.43%
Graduate Degree1484.5%
High School Graduate1,00930.7%
Less Than 9th Grade280.85%
Some College90727.59%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Swartz Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Swartz Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White2,6282,440751
Black53650397
2+ Races727258
Hispanic39390
Asian121212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

Swartz Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$67,845$70,078$49,719
Graduate Degree$71,563$0$68,333
High School Graduate$27,125$35,723$22,115
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$39,629$45,359$39,121
Some College$39,362$0$39,155

$39,629

Average Earnings

$45,359

Average Male

$39,121

Average Female

Swartz Earnings by Educational Attainment

Swartz Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Swartz Language

99.87% of Swartz residents speak only English, while 0.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.13% of the population.

Swartz Language

Swartz Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,61347913.26%
Black1,014706.9%
Hispanic3939100%
Multiple1252116.8%

12.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.94%

Male Poverty Rate

13.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Swartz

The race most likely to be in poverty in Swartz is Hispanic, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Swartz is Black, with 6.9% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.14%.

Swartz Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.91%
High School19.23%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%
Some College2.02%

Swartz Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed4.26%
Male Employed4.12%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Swartz Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Swartz Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$82,847$100,990
Households$68,925$90,709
Married Families$82,940$-999,999,999
Non Families$38,396$63,668

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Swartz Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Swartz Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Swartz Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Swartz Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Swartz Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

293

Number of Veterans

280

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam131
First Gulf War69
Second Gulf War13
Korea5
World War II0

Swartz Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7494
35 to 5487
75+86
55 to 6426
18 to 340

Swartz Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White2789.56%
Black152.11%

Swartz Veterans by Race

Swartz Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.3%

Veteran Disability Rate

Swartz Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

0.4%

Unemployment Rate

Swartz Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Swartz Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Swartz Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

74.6%

Born in Swartz

99.17%

Native Born

0.83%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.17% of Swartz residents were born in the United States, with 74.6% having been born in Louisiana. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Swartz Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20244,953751.54%
20234,878751.56%
20224,803751.59%
20214,728-448-8.66%
20205,17654711.82%
20194,629-32-0.69%
20184,661-178-3.68%
20174,839-396-7.56%
20165,2352996.06%
20154,936-41-0.82%
20144,9771883.93%
20134,789751.59%
20124,7141312.86%
20114,583471.04%
20104,53600%

Swartz Population by Year