Terrytown, Louisiana Population 2021

24,953
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Terrytown is a city located in Louisiana. Terrytown has a 2020 population of 24,953. Terrytown is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,319 in 2010. Terrytown reached it's highest population of 24,959 in 2016.

The average household income in Terrytown is $66,748 with a poverty rate of 22.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $953 per month, and the median house value is $162,700. The median age in Terrytown is 33.1 years, 32.9 years for males, and 33.4 years for females.

Terrytown Demographics

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

  • White: 39.85%
  • Black or African American: 39.40%
  • Other race: 11.71%
  • Two or more races: 4.71%
  • Asian: 3.09%
  • Native American: 1.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Terrytown, Louisiana is 24,953 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 24,244.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,319.

Terrytown, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,94439.85%
Black or African American9,83239.40%
Some Other Race2,92211.71%
Two or More Races1,1754.71%
Asian7713.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native3091.24%
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Terrytown Population by Race

Terrytown Population Pyramid $2021

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Terrytown Median Age

33.1


Total

32.9


Male

33.4


Female

Terrytown Adults

There are 17,914 adults, (2,781 of whom are seniors) in Terrytown.

Terrytown Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Terrytown Sex Ratio

Female

12,596

50.48%

Male

12,357

49.52%

Terrytown Population by Age

Terrytown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Terrytown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.8%36.2%
All47.8%52.2%
Non Family41.6%58.4%
Female29%71%
Male24.9%75.1%

47.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Terrytown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6092.947.8
Married3,6993.8563.8
Non Family2,8381.2141.6
Female1,4263.6629
Male6463.1224.9

3.6

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

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Terrytown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5379.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,66210.57%
High School Graduate5,29833.70%
Some College3,35121.32%
Associates Degree9145.81%
Bachelors Degree2,41215.34%
Graduate Degree5473.48%
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Terrytown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Terrytown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,0465,3091,474
Black5,6034,691985
Hispanic3,3181,871328
Other Race1,722821131
Asian529414115
2+ Races46636865
Native American16614364

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 38.55%.

Terrytown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,198$31,191$28,056
Less Than 9th Grade$21,259$22,512$11,354
High School Graduate$28,133$32,500$20,066
Some College$28,867$29,351$27,165
Bachelors Degree$43,675$45,154$42,723
Graduate Degree$52,973$48,472$53,920

$30,198

Average Earnings

$31,191

Average Male

$28,056

Average Female

Terrytown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Terrytown Language by Age

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Terrytown Language

71.97% of Terrytown residents speak only English, while 28.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.53% of the population.

Terrytown Language

Terrytown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,8162,74127.92%
Hispanic5,9401,80630.40%
White8,00096812.10%
Other2,92291031.14%
Multiple1,17523119.66%
Asian771172.20%

22.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.48%

Male Poverty Rate

23.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Terrytown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Terrytown is Other, with 31.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Terrytown is Asian, with 2.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.55%.

Terrytown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.88%
Some College17.14%
High School14.53%
Bachelors or Greater2.37%

Terrytown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed70.74%
Male Unemployed31.52%
Male Employed12.81%
Female Employed10.99%

Terrytown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Terrytown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,638$66,748
Families$53,361$75,208
Married Families$70,365-
Non Families$35,795$45,290
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Income by Household Type

Terrytown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Terrytown Married by Age and Sex

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Terrytown 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 45-54.

Terrytown Marital Status by Race

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Terrytown Marital Status

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1,224

Number of Veterans

1,166

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War298
Vietnam287
First Gulf War204
Korea144
World War II60

Terrytown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+397
55 to 64306
18 to 34219
35 to 54201
65 to 74101

Terrytown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White86710.90%
Black3084.71%
Hispanic1002.60%
Native American3520.00%
2+ Races61.09%
Asian60.88%
Other Race20.10%

Terrytown Veterans by Race

Terrytown Veterans by Education

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9.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Terrytown Veterans by Education

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70.1%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Terrytown Employment by Age

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Terrytown Employment by Race

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Terrytown 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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65.76%

Born in Terrytown

80.85%

Native Born

19.15%

Foreign Born

14.40%

Non Citizen

4.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.85% of Terrytown residents were born in the United States, with 65.76% having been born in Louisiana. 14.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Terrytown Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202124,9530.00%
202024,9530.00%
201924,9537092.92%
201824,244280.12%
201724,216-743-2.98%
201624,959490.20%
201524,9101,0104.23%
201423,900-318-1.31%
201324,2187263.09%
201223,4928713.85%
201122,621-698-2.99%
201023,3190.00%

Terrytown Population by Year