Assumption Parish, Louisiana Population 2022

Assumption Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 20,727 with a growth rate of -1.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Assumption Parish, Louisiana is the 44th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 23,333 and has seen a growth of -11.17% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18102,4720.00%
18203,5761,10444.66%
18305,6692,09358.53%
18407,1411,47225.97%
185010,5383,39747.57%
186015,3794,84145.94%
187013,234-2,145-13.95%
188017,0103,77628.53%
189019,6292,61915.40%
190021,6201,99110.14%
191024,1282,50811.60%
192017,912-6,216-25.76%
193015,990-1,922-10.73%
194018,5412,55115.95%
195017,278-1,263-6.81%
196017,9917134.13%
197019,6541,6639.24%
198022,0842,43012.36%
199022,7536693.03%
201023,3335802.55%
201123,185-148-0.63%
201223,072-113-0.49%
201323,1991270.55%
201423,047-152-0.66%
201522,898-149-0.65%
201622,756-142-0.62%
201722,568-188-0.83%
201822,279-289-1.28%
201921,891-388-1.74%
202021,503-388-1.77%
202121,115-388-1.80%
202220,727-388-1.84%
map placeholder

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,96367.29%
Black or African American6,73930.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native1020.46%
Asian210.09%
Some Other Race980.44%
Two or More Races3131.41%
Loading...

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Median Age

41.4


Total

39.2


Male

42


Female

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 17,422 adults, (4,036 of whom are seniors) in Assumption Parish, Louisiana.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

11,582

52.09%

Male

10,654

47.91%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All77.6%22.4%
Non Family67.4%32.6%
Male59.9%40.1%
Female54.8%45.2%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,9412.4677.6
Married4,3742.8692.9
Male5512.6259.9
Female1,3263.854.8
Non Family2,6901.1267.4

2.99

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

Loading...

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2077.80%
9th to 12th Grade2,55816.53%
High School Graduate6,27840.56%
Some College2,71117.52%
Associates Degree7344.74%
Bachelors Degree1,5229.83%
Graduate Degree4683.02%
Loading...

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races16916870
White10,7398,6381,563
Hispanic46426049
Black4,0382,647330
Asian2121
Native American9224
Other Race98

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 2+ races people with a rate of 41.42%.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,396$60,667$28,801
Less Than 9th Grade$27,361$47,788$
High School Graduate$42,397$56,445$22,265
Some College$41,064$68,355$23,175
Bachelors Degree$35,947$100,938$32,172
Graduate Degree$60,223$$56,786

$40,396

Average Earnings

$60,667

Average Male

$28,801

Average Female

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Loading...

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Language

89.52% of Assumption Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 10.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.49% of the population.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Language

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian2121100.00%
Native1022928.43%
Multiple3138326.52%
Hispanic69718326.26%
Black6,6621,52022.82%
White14,4132,23115.48%
OtherNaN%

18.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.36%

Male Poverty Rate

20.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Assumption Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Assumption Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.32%.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.72%
High School16.56%
Some College13.25%
Bachelors or Greater6.01%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.37%
Male Unemployed16.25%
Female Employed8.09%
Female Unemployed76.65%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$44,742$63,770
Families$62,655$77,357
Married Families$73,516-
Non Families$18,682$30,266
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Assumption 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 55-64.

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Loading...

1,299

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War425
First Gulf War117
Vietnam488
Korea69
World War II41

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
18 to 3478
35 to 54410
55 to 64139
65 to 74372
75+300

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White8737.22%
Black4258.64%
2+ Races10.68%

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

21.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

57%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

Loading...

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Loading...

Assumption Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

92.24%

Born in Assumption Parish, Louisiana

98.93%

Native Born

1.07%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

0.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.93% of Assumption Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 92.24% having been born in Louisiana. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Assumption 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

Sources