Vidalia, Louisiana Population 2020

3,826

Vidalia is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,826, it is the 76th largest city in Louisiana and the 5533rd largest city in the United States. Vidalia is currently declining at a rate of -1.16% annually and its population has decreased by -11.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,299 in 2010. Vidalia reached it's highest population of 5,936 in 1980. Spanning over 3 miles, Vidalia has a population density of 1,475 people per square mile.

The average household income in Vidalia is $45,850 with a poverty rate of 17.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $739 per month, and the median house value is $92,100. The median age in Vidalia is 36.2 years, 27 years for males, and 41.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.9 males.

Vidalia Demographics

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

  • White: 66.39%
  • Black or African American: 31.77%
  • Other race: 1.34%
  • Asian: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Vidalia, Louisiana is 3,826, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,916.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,299.

Vidalia, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,68366.39%
Black or African American1,28431.77%
Some Other Race541.34%
Asian200.49%

Vidalia Population Pyramid 2020

Vidalia Median Age

36.2


Total

27


Male

41.3


Female

Vidalia Adults

There are 2,919 adults, (719 of whom are seniors) in Vidalia.

Vidalia Age Dependency

83.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51

Child Dependency Ratio

Vidalia Sex Ratio

Female

2,052

50.78%

Male

1,989

49.22%

Vidalia Households and Families

Vidalia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vidalia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77%23%
Non Family71.9%28.1%
All70.3%29.7%
Male65.1%34.9%
Female56.5%43.5%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5842.5570.3
Non Family6011.0871.9
Married5873.4777
Female3333.4756.5
Male633.1465.1

3.36

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vidalia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade913.73%
9th to 12th Grade32913.49%
High School Graduate92237.82%
Some College50920.88%
Associates Degree1706.97%
Bachelors Degree28011.48%
Graduate Degree1375.62%

Vidalia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5581,272302
Black75162081
Hispanic12012028
Other Race282828
Asian966

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,815$32,396$24,639
Less Than High School$25,962$$
High School Grad$25,266$27,548$25,246
Some College$29,145$36,288$24,178
Bachelors Degree$26,471$37,978$25,993
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,815

Average Earnings

$32,396

Average Male

$24,639

Average Female

Vidalia Language

Vidalia Language by Age

Vidalia Language

94.81% of Vidalia residents speak only English, while 5.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.38% of the population.

Vidalia Poverty

Vidalia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,28430423.68%
White2,5472539.93%
Hispanic19013671.58%

17.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.04%

Male Poverty Rate

18.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vidalia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vidalia is Hispanic, with 71.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vidalia is White, with 9.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.24%
Some College23.71%
High School19.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.58%
Male Employed10.34%
Female Employed8.81%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Vidalia Income

Vidalia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,012$45,850
Families$44,473$55,085
Married Families$56,683-
Non Families$16,558$25,840

Vidalia Marital Status

Vidalia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Vidalia Married by Age and Sex

Vidalia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Vidalia Marital Status by Race

Vidalia Veterans

214

Number of Veterans

189

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam101
Korea43
World War II36
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War7

$Vidalia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vidalia Employment Status

56.1%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Vidalia 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

36.87%

Born in Louisiana

98.37%

Native Born

1.63%

Foreign Born

1.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.37% of Vidalia residents were born in the United States, with 36.87% having been born in Louisiana. 1.16% 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
20203,826-45-1.16%
20193,871-45-1.15%
20183,916-71-1.78%
20173,987-45-1.12%
20164,032-70-1.71%
20154,102-68-1.63%
20144,170-16-0.38%
20134,186-11-0.26%
20124,197-86-2.01%
20114,283-14-0.33%
20104,297-246-0.56%
20004,543-410-0.86%
19904,953-983-1.79%
19805,9363980.70%
19705,5381,2252.53%
19604,3130.00%