Welsh, Louisiana Population 2022

3,355
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Welsh is a city located in Jefferson Davis Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,355, it is the 140th largest city in Louisiana and the 8337th largest city in the United States. Welsh is currently growing at a rate of 0.33% annually and its population has increased by 0.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,333 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Welsh has a population density of 531 people per square mile.

The average household income in Welsh is $51,962 with a poverty rate of 16.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Welsh is 35.8 years, 31.2 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.

Welsh Demographics

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

  • White: 78.34%
  • Black or African American: 16.64%
  • Two or more races: 4.49%
  • Other race: 0.53%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Welsh, Louisiana is 3,355 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,333.

Welsh, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

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Welsh Population by Race

Welsh Population Pyramid 2022

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Welsh Median Age

34.8


Total

25.9


Male

38.5


Female

Welsh Adults

There are 2,333 adults, (397 of whom are seniors) in Welsh.

Welsh Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Welsh Sex Ratio

Female

1,557

48.52%

Male

1,652

51.48%

Welsh Population by Age

Welsh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Welsh Household Types

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Welsh Households and Families

3.79

Average Family Size

3.27

Average Household Size

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Welsh Households by Type

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Welsh Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Welsh Educational Attainment by Race

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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 2+ races people with a rate of 27.78%.

Welsh Educational Attainment by Race

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$33,311

Average Earnings

$48,125

Average Male

$30,830

Average Female

Welsh Earnings by Educational Attainment

Welsh Language by Age

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Welsh Language

93.05% of Welsh residents speak only English, while 6.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.23% of the population.

Welsh Language

Welsh Poverty by Race

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16.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.56%

Male Poverty Rate

22.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Welsh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Welsh is Black, with 64.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Welsh is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.39%.

Welsh Poverty

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Welsh Poverty Rate by Education

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Welsh Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Welsh Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Welsh Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Welsh Married by Age and Sex

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Welsh Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Welsh Marital Status by Race

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Welsh Marital Status

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124

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Welsh Veterans by War

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Welsh Veterans by Age

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Welsh Veterans by Race

Welsh Veterans by Education

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27.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Welsh Veterans by Education

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53.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Welsh Employment by Age

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Welsh Employment by Race

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Welsh 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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87.82%

Born in Welsh

98.69%

Native Born

1.31%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.69% of Welsh residents were born in the United States, with 87.82% 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 Oceania.

Welsh Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Welsh Population by Year