Wisner, Louisiana Population 2020

899

Wisner is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 899, it is the 181st largest city in Louisiana and the 10765th largest city in the United States. Wisner is currently declining at a rate of -0.77% annually and its population has decreased by -6.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 964 in 2010. Wisner reached it's highest population of 965 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Wisner has a population density of 1,129 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wisner is $30,330 with a poverty rate of 41.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $435 per month, and the median house value is $67,600. The median age in Wisner is 50.9 years, 47 years for males, and 60.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 72.7 males.

Wisner Demographics

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

  • White: 54.43%
  • Black or African American: 43.21%
  • Two or more races: 1.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.69%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wisner, Louisiana is 899, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 913.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 964.

Wisner, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39354.43%
Black or African American31243.21%
Two or More Races121.66%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.69%

Wisner Population Pyramid 2020

Wisner Median Age

50.9


Total

47


Male

60.7


Female

Wisner Adults

There are 592 adults, (235 of whom are seniors) in Wisner.

Wisner Age Dependency

102.2

Age Dependency Ratio

65.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wisner Sex Ratio

Female

418

57.89%

Male

304

42.11%

Wisner Households and Families

Wisner Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wisner Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All65.4%34.6%
Female63.2%36.8%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Male45%55%

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All315265.4
Non Family1411.0657.4
Married782.8787.2
Female762.6863.2
Male202.645

2.73

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wisner Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7614.18%
9th to 12th Grade13725.56%
High School Graduate16330.41%
Some College8215.30%
Associates Degree112.05%
Bachelors Degree244.48%
Graduate Degree438.02%

Wisner Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29320736
Black23811126
Islander555
Hispanic3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,250$30,625$12,031
Less Than High School$14,250$14,000$
High School Grad$$27,031$5,694
Some College$$38,889$11,250
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$
Graduate Degree$53,125$$

$16,250

Average Earnings

$30,625

Average Male

$12,031

Average Female

Wisner Language

Wisner Language by Age

Wisner Language

98.27% of Wisner residents speak only English, while 1.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.01% of the population.

Wisner Poverty

Wisner Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black29014248.97%
White32212137.58%
Hispanic33100.00%

41.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.45%

Male Poverty Rate

48.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wisner

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wisner is White, with 37.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 54.70%.

Name Poverty
Some College53.76%
Less Than High School46.91%
High School34.68%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed29.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed7.92%

Wisner Income

Wisner Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$20,050$30,330
Families$24,375$40,017
Married Families$44,375-
Non Families$12,986$17,421

Wisner Marital Status

Wisner Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.5%

Male Marriage Rate

24.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wisner Married by Age and Sex

Wisner Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wisner Marital Status by Race

Wisner Veterans

26

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War8
Korea4
World War II2
Vietnam2

$Wisner Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wisner Employment Status

33.4%

Labor Force Participation

33.1%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Wisner 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

81.16%

Born in Louisiana

99.31%

Native Born

0.69%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.31% of Wisner residents were born in the United States, with 81.16% 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 Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020899-7-0.77%
2019906-7-0.77%
2018913-7-0.76%
2017920-7-0.76%
2016927-2-0.22%
2015929-4-0.43%
2014933-7-0.74%
2013940-6-0.63%
2012946-11-1.15%
2011957-8-0.83%
20109650.00%