Violet, Louisiana Population 2022

5,755
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Violet is a city located in St. Bernard Parish Louisiana. Violet has a 2020 population of 5,755. Violet is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 15.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,973 in 2010.

The average household income in Violet is $48,540 with a poverty rate of 22.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $922 per month, and the median house value is $133,500. The median age in Violet is 37.7 years, 35.3 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.

Violet Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 64.48%
  • White: 31.78%
  • Other race: 3.06%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Violet, Louisiana is 5,755 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,755.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,973.

Violet, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,71164.48%
White1,82931.78%
Some Other Race1763.06%
Two or More Races390.68%
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Violet Population by Race

Violet Population Pyramid $2022

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Violet Median Age

37.7


Total

35.3


Male

41.4


Female

Violet Adults

There are 4,248 adults, (764 of whom are seniors) in Violet.

Violet Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Violet Sex Ratio

Female

3,079

53.50%

Male

2,676

46.50%

Violet Population by Age

Violet Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Violet Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female58%42%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family80%20%
Married82.9%17.1%
Male91.2%8.8%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Violet Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8163.1677.4
Married8263.9282.9
Non Family4911.0480
Female3863.958
Male1134.2791.2

3.92

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

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Violet Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2305.85%
9th to 12th Grade63716.21%
High School Graduate1,44236.69%
Some College1,08327.56%
Associates Degree2506.36%
Bachelors Degree1995.06%
Graduate Degree892.26%
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Violet Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Violet Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black2,4302,062262
White1,21681326
Hispanic291195
Other Race10539
2+ Races2929

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 10.78%.

Violet Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,097$32,152$21,742
Less Than 9th Grade$17,220$30,857$16,020
High School Graduate$26,338$35,625$21,202
Some College$31,449$51,667$27,188
Bachelors Degree$31,579$31,602$31,458
Graduate Degree$53,125$$56,944

$27,097

Average Earnings

$32,152

Average Male

$21,742

Average Female

Violet Earnings by Educational Attainment

Violet Language by Age

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Violet Language

91.80% of Violet residents speak only English, while 8.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.74% of the population.

Violet Language

Violet Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,7111,06128.59%
White1,64919912.07%
Hispanic440296.59%
Other9NaN%

22.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.84%

Male Poverty Rate

24.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Violet

The race most likely to be in poverty in Violet is Black, with 28.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Violet is Hispanic, with 6.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.87%.

Violet Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.22%
Some College22.51%
Bachelors or Greater18.75%
High School13.31%

Violet Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed16.57%
Male Unemployed9.34%
Male Employed5.85%

Violet Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Violet Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,792$48,540
Families$51,575$57,368
Married Families$57,679-
Non Families$15,089$23,473
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Income by Household Type

Violet Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

36.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Violet Married by Age and Sex

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Violet 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 55-64.

Violet Marital Status by Race

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Violet Marital Status

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168

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam95
First Gulf War24
Korea18
Second Gulf War11
World War II

Violet Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7460
75+56
18 to 3424
55 to 6417
35 to 5411

Violet Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1389.87%
Black301.10%

Violet Veterans by Race

Violet Veterans by Education

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7.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Violet Veterans by Education

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55.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.8%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Violet Employment by Age

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Violet Employment by Race

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Violet 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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85.37%

Born in Violet

96.66%

Native Born

3.34%

Foreign Born

2.03%

Non Citizen

1.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.66% of Violet residents were born in the United States, with 85.37% having been born in Louisiana. 2.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Violet Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20225,7550.00%
20215,7550.00%
20205,7550.00%
20195,7553316.10%
20185,424-281-4.93%
20175,705841.49%
20165,621-498-8.14%
20156,119170.28%
20146,1021362.28%
20135,9665159.45%
20125,4514288.52%
20115,023501.01%
20104,9730.00%

Violet Population by Year