Zwolle, Louisiana Population 2020

1,896

Zwolle is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 1,896, it is the 122nd largest city in Louisiana and the 7800th largest city in the United States. Zwolle is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually but its population has increased by 7.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,759 in 2010. Zwolle reached it's highest population of 1,992 in 2011. Spanning over 5 miles, Zwolle has a population density of 416 people per square mile.

The average household income in Zwolle is $33,650 with a poverty rate of 37.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $579 per month, and the median house value is $62,100. The median age in Zwolle is 34.3 years, 27.8 years for males, and 37.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.2 males.

Zwolle Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 44.23%
  • White: 39.34%
  • Native American: 8.78%
  • Two or more races: 4.29%
  • Other race: 3.21%
  • Asian: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Zwolle, Louisiana is 1,896, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,924.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,759.

Zwolle, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American86744.23%
White77139.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native1728.78%
Two or More Races844.29%
Some Other Race633.21%
Asian30.15%

Zwolle Population Pyramid 2020

Zwolle Median Age

34.3


Total

27.8


Male

37.6


Female

Zwolle Adults

There are 1,357 adults, (297 of whom are seniors) in Zwolle.

Zwolle Age Dependency

84.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Zwolle Sex Ratio

Female

999

50.97%

Male

961

49.03%

Zwolle Households and Families

Zwolle Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Zwolle Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male79.3%20.7%
Married65.6%34.4%
All46.9%53.1%
Non Family42.8%57.2%
Female20.6%79.4%

46.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7312.5746.9
Non Family3181.1542.8
Married1953.0765.6
Female1604.2520.6
Male584.179.3

3.61

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Zwolle Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade796.73%
9th to 12th Grade14612.44%
High School Graduate55146.93%
Some College17815.16%
Associates Degree907.67%
Bachelors Degree968.18%
Graduate Degree342.90%

Zwolle Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49743084
Black45134717
Native American13412023
Hispanic82465
Multiple Races32286
Other Race3117
Asian33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 18.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,799$28,438$17,981
Less Than High School$10,833$20,500$8,214
High School Grad$21,295$26,339$16,042
Some College$19,621$36,250$18,788
Bachelors Degree$39,167$42,000$36,786
Graduate Degree$40,000$$

$21,799

Average Earnings

$28,438

Average Male

$17,981

Average Female

Zwolle Language

Zwolle Language by Age

Zwolle Language

96.16% of Zwolle residents speak only English, while 3.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.84% of the population.

Zwolle Poverty

Zwolle Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black85244952.70%
White65413120.03%
Hispanic1485738.51%
Multiple845767.86%
Other632234.92%
Native172116.40%

37.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.84%

Male Poverty Rate

41.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Zwolle

The race most likely to be in poverty in Zwolle is Multiple, with 67.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Zwolle is Native, with 6.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School55.87%
High School28.60%
Some College26.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.08%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.00%
Female Employed29.84%
Female Unemployed27.27%
Male Employed7.19%

Zwolle Income

Zwolle Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$21,169$33,650
Families$32,708$41,922
Married Families$41,094-
Non Families$15,571$21,224

Zwolle Marital Status

Zwolle Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.3%

Male Marriage Rate

30.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Zwolle Married by Age and Sex

Zwolle 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 45-54.

Zwolle Marital Status by Race

Zwolle Veterans

96

Number of Veterans

84

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam58
Second Gulf War14
World War II5
Korea4
First Gulf War3
Name Veterans % of Total
Black5110.04%
White243.93%
Indian2112.96%
Hispanic44.08%

$Zwolle Veterans by Education

11.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Zwolle Employment Status

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.3%

Employment Rate

17%

Unemployment Rate

Zwolle 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

88.32%

Born in Louisiana

98.88%

Native Born

1.12%

Foreign Born

0.97%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.88% of Zwolle residents were born in the United States, with 88.32% having been born in Louisiana. 0.97% 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
20201,896-14-0.73%
20191,910-14-0.73%
20181,924-4-0.21%
20171,928-14-0.72%
20161,942-15-0.77%
20151,95720.10%
20141,955-15-0.76%
20131,970-10-0.51%
20121,980-12-0.60%
20111,992110.56%
20101,9810.00%