Allen Parish, Louisiana Population 2021

Allen Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 25,747 with a growth rate of 0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allen Parish, Louisiana is the 38th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 25,702 and has seen a growth of 0.18% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202125,747600.23%
202025,687600.23%
201925,627600.23%
201825,567-16-0.06%
201725,583-97-0.38%
201625,680490.19%
201525,631-83-0.32%
201425,714500.19%
201325,664420.16%
201225,622-118-0.46%
201125,740380.15%
201025,7024,47621.09%
199021,226-164-0.77%
198021,3905962.87%
197020,7949274.67%
196019,8671,0325.48%
195018,8351,2957.38%
194017,5402,27914.93%
193015,261-3,121-16.98%
192018,3820.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.23%
Founded
1912
County Seat
2010 Population
25,702
Growth Since 2010
0.18%
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Allen Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,94173.94%
Black or African American4,84518.91%
Two or More Races7102.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native5302.07%
Some Other Race4401.72%
Asian1520.59%
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Allen Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

Allen Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid $2021

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Allen Parish, Louisiana Median Age

38.2


Total

37.3


Male

40.8


Female

Allen Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 19,882 adults, (3,775 of whom are seniors) in Allen Parish, Louisiana.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

11,076

43.24%

Male

14,542

56.76%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

Allen Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Allen Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All74.5%25.5%
Male73.5%26.5%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Female48.7%51.3%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Allen Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9252.6974.5
Married3,8303.2285.1
Non Family2,3591.1368.5
Female9823.2248.7
Male7544.1373.5

3.15

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Allen Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1746.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,45913.74%
High School Graduate7,92844.30%
Some College3,13517.52%
Associates Degree1,1796.59%
Bachelors Degree1,4057.85%
Graduate Degree6153.44%
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Allen Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Allen Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,66210,4181,613
Black3,4742,388284
Hispanic1,2031,00061
Native American355293
2+ Races33222720
Other Race2802038
Asian14114159

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 asian people with a rate of 41.84%.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,996$43,664$25,234
Less Than 9th Grade$25,403$31,315$22,724
High School Graduate$32,500$45,148$23,171
Some College$26,881$45,491$23,361
Bachelors Degree$43,929$44,821$43,333
Graduate Degree$45,444$47,596$39,280

$31,996

Average Earnings

$43,664

Average Male

$25,234

Average Female

Allen Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

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Allen Parish, Louisiana Language

90.06% of Allen Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 9.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.62% of the population.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Language

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7172,20713.20%
Black2,84353818.92%
Multiple56213724.38%
Native50513025.74%
Hispanic4835611.59%
Other1742212.64%
Asian961010.42%

14.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.01%

Male Poverty Rate

16.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 25.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 10.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.46%.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.07%
Some College13.74%
High School11.70%
Bachelors or Greater6.19%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed31.60%
Male Unemployed12.29%
Female Employed8.04%
Male Employed4.18%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Allen Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,446$61,465
Families$57,347$73,932
Married Families$79,063-
Non Families$19,552$27,407
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Income by Household Type

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

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Allen Parish, Louisiana 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 45-54.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

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Allen Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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1,272

Number of Veterans

1,201

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam365
Second Gulf War341
First Gulf War221
Korea82
World War II37

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34304
35 to 54300
65 to 74291
75+219
55 to 64158

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0427.03%
Black2045.20%
Hispanic403.16%
Other Race175.90%
Native American82.14%
2+ Races10.30%

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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5.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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47.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.4%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Allen Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

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Allen Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

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Allen Parish, Louisiana 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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80.61%

Born in Allen Parish, Louisiana

95.59%

Native Born

4.41%

Foreign Born

3.77%

Non Citizen

0.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.59% of Allen Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 80.61% having been born in Louisiana. 3.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Allen Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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