Urania, Louisiana Population 2020

1,275

Urania is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,275, it is the 150th largest city in Louisiana and the 9329th largest city in the United States. Urania is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -2.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,313 in 2010. Urania reached it's highest population of 1,313 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Urania has a population density of 930 people per square mile.

The average household income in Urania is $59,658 with a poverty rate of 20.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $66,900. The median age in Urania is 35.6 years, 35.7 years for males, and 34.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 326.9 males.

Urania Demographics

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

  • White: 60.30%
  • Black or African American: 35.60%
  • Native American: 2.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Other race: 0.85%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Urania, Louisiana is 1,275, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,295.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,313.

Urania, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White85260.30%
Black or African American50335.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native312.19%
Two or More Races151.06%
Some Other Race120.85%

Urania Population Pyramid 2020

Urania Median Age

35.6


Total

35.7


Male

34.9


Female

Urania Adults

There are 1,248 adults, (95 of whom are seniors) in Urania.

Urania Age Dependency

22.5

Age Dependency Ratio

8.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Urania Sex Ratio

Female

331

23.43%

Male

1,082

76.57%

Urania Households and Families

Urania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Urania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
All81.7%18.3%
Married76.7%23.3%
Female71.9%28.1%
Male0%0%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2352.8281.7
Married1463.5376.7
Non Family570100
Female322.8171.9
Male00

3.4

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Urania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade918.43%
9th to 12th Grade33931.39%
High School Graduate41738.61%
Some College12611.67%
Associates Degree333.06%
Bachelors Degree555.09%
Graduate Degree191.76%

Urania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White61942871
Black3991913
Native American3116
Hispanic1615
Multiple Races15
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 11.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,604$32,569$32,708
Less Than High School$11,875$11,875$
High School Grad$30,625$32,917$
Some College$39,000$44,091$23,750
Bachelors Degree$45,893$76,094$35,417
Graduate Degree$49,583$$

$32,604

Average Earnings

$32,569

Average Male

$32,708

Average Female

Urania Language

Urania Language by Age

Urania Language

97.06% of Urania residents speak only English, while 2.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Urania Poverty

Urania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White59810918.23%
Black312374.19%
Hispanic18316.67%

20.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.39%

Male Poverty Rate

27.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Urania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Urania is Black, with 74.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Urania is Hispanic, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.26%.

Name Poverty
High School25.53%
Less Than High School7.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed23.91%
Male Employed15.43%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Urania Income

Urania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,361$59,658
Families$59,286$66,840
Married Families$81,250-
Non Families-$37,230

Urania Marital Status

Urania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

20.7%

Male Marriage Rate

61.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Urania Married by Age and Sex

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

Urania Veterans

35

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War10
Vietnam9
Second Gulf War8
World War II
Korea
Name Veterans % of Total
White192.77%
Indian825.81%
Black81.59%
Hispanic310.00%

$Urania Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Urania Employment Status

22.6%

Labor Force Participation

21%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Urania 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

82.45%

Born in Louisiana

99.50%

Native Born

0.50%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.50% of Urania residents were born in the United States, with 82.45% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,275-10-0.78%
20191,285-10-0.77%
20181,295-3-0.23%
20171,298-10-0.76%
20161,30810.08%
20151,30740.31%
20141,3030.00%
20131,303-4-0.31%
20121,307-5-0.38%
20111,312-1-0.08%
20101,3130.00%