Urania, Louisiana Population 2021

1,297
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Urania is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,297, it is the 149th largest city in Louisiana and the 9255th largest city in the United States . Urania is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually and its population has decreased by -1.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,313 in 2010. Urania reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Urania has a population density of 946 people per square mile.

The average household income in Urania is $58,095 with a poverty rate of 23.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $75,700. The median age in Urania is 39.7 years, 38.8 years for males, and 44.7 years for females.

Urania Demographics

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

  • White: 59.65%
  • Black or African American: 35.88%
  • Native American: 1.82%
  • Two or more races: 1.74%
  • Other race: 0.91%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Urania, Louisiana is 1,297 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,301.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,313.

Urania, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White78859.65%
Black or African American47435.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native241.82%
Two or More Races231.74%
Some Other Race120.91%
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Urania Population by Race

Urania Population Pyramid $2021

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Urania Median Age

39.7


Total

38.8


Male

44.7


Female

Urania Adults

There are 1,197 adults, (127 of whom are seniors) in Urania.

Urania Age Dependency

23.5

Age Dependency Ratio

11.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

11.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Urania Sex Ratio

Female

269

20.36%

Male

1,052

79.64%

Urania Population by Age

Urania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Urania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Female73.3%26.7%
Married79.3%20.7%
All84.8%15.2%
Non Family97.4%2.6%

84.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Urania Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2172.5284.8
Married1113.4179.3
Non Family76097.4
Female303.0773.3
Male00

3.34

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Urania Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade797.30%
9th to 12th Grade34231.61%
High School Graduate44741.31%
Some College14113.03%
Associates Degree80.74%
Bachelors Degree444.07%
Graduate Degree211.94%
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Urania Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Urania Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White62945465
Black392179
Native American2416
2+ Races23
Hispanic1412
Other Race1212

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 white people with a rate of 10.33%.

Urania Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,179$33,438$37,250
Less Than 9th Grade$14,219$14,219$
High School Graduate$31,250$32,500$
Some College$$76,071$37,750
Bachelors Degree$51,250$75,156$45,938
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,179

Average Earnings

$33,438

Average Male

$37,250

Average Female

Urania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Urania Language by Age

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Urania Language

96.43% of Urania residents speak only English, while 3.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.36% of the population.

Urania Language

Urania Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White49410020.24%
Black322475.00%
Hispanic55100.00%

23.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.37%

Male Poverty Rate

31.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Urania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Urania is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Urania is White, with 20.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 62.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.72%.

Urania Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School23.68%
Less Than 9th Grade9.76%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Urania Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed24.32%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed18.18%

Urania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Urania Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,250$58,095
Families$75,938$70,606
Married Families$85,469-
Non Families$18,750$34,883
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Income by Household Type

Urania Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

21.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Urania Married by Age and Sex

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Urania 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 20-34.

Urania Marital Status by Race

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Urania Marital Status

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46

Number of Veterans

41

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War15
First Gulf War13
Vietnam10
World War II
Korea

Urania Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5420
65 to 7410
55 to 648
18 to 348
75+

Urania Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White304.52%
Native American833.33%
Black81.69%

Urania Veterans by Race

Urania Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Urania Veterans by Education

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19%

Labor Force Participation

18.7%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Urania Employment by Age

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Urania Employment by Race

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Urania 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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81.98%

Born in Urania

99.39%

Native Born

0.61%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.39% of Urania residents were born in the United States, with 81.98% 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 Latin America.

Urania Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,297-2-0.15%
20201,299-2-0.15%
20191,301-2-0.15%
20181,303-1-0.08%
20171,304-9-0.69%
20161,31310.08%
20151,31240.31%
20141,30820.15%
20131,306-3-0.23%
20121,309-5-0.38%
20111,31410.08%
20101,3130.00%

Urania Population by Year