Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population 2021

Caddo Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 234,946 with a growth rate of -1.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Caddo Parish, Louisiana is the 7th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 255,590 and has seen a growth of -8.08% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021234,946-2,629-1.11%
2020237,575-2,629-1.09%
2019240,204-2,629-1.08%
2018242,833-3,102-1.26%
2017245,935-2,902-1.17%
2016248,837-2,508-1.00%
2015251,345-1,260-0.50%
2014252,605-2,522-0.99%
2013255,127-2,125-0.83%
2012257,2522850.11%
2011256,9671,3770.54%
2010255,5907,3372.96%
1990248,253-4,105-1.63%
1980252,35822,1749.63%
1970230,1846,3252.83%
1960223,85947,31226.80%
1950176,54726,34417.54%
1940150,20325,53320.48%
1930124,67041,40549.73%
192083,26525,06543.07%
191058,20013,70130.79%
190044,49912,94441.02%
189031,5555,25920.00%
188026,2964,58221.10%
187021,7149,57478.86%
186012,1403,25636.65%
18508,8843,60268.19%
18405,2820.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.11%
County Website
Founded
January 18, 1838
County Seat
2010 Population
255,590
Growth Since 2010
-8.08%
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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American120,92549.19%
White113,48946.17%
Two or More Races5,0272.04%
Asian3,1661.29%
Some Other Race2,1680.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native9330.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1230.05%
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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid $2021

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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Median Age

37.7


Total

36


Male

39.2


Female

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 186,997 adults, (40,601 of whom are seniors) in Caddo Parish, Louisiana.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

129,385

52.63%

Male

116,446

47.37%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All59.8%40.2%
Male50.9%49.1%
Non Family47.9%52.1%
Female43.2%56.8%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All95,8642.5159.8
Non Family36,9301.1947.9
Married36,1873.1481.4
Female17,9123.6843.2
Male4,8353.5950.9

3.25

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,7043.44%
9th to 12th Grade15,8359.54%
High School Graduate55,94433.72%
Some College37,10522.37%
Associates Degree12,2527.39%
Bachelors Degree24,15914.56%
Graduate Degree14,9048.98%
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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White82,19575,28725,707
Black75,53762,20010,926
Hispanic3,8773,006823
Asian2,1381,8541,136
2+ Races2,0571,909519
Other Race1,289884139
Native American703632147
Islander44449

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 asian people with a rate of 53.13%.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,859$39,555$26,872
Less Than 9th Grade$19,051$22,894$13,218
High School Graduate$25,386$30,482$20,273
Some College$30,753$39,031$25,090
Bachelors Degree$45,236$54,420$41,020
Graduate Degree$56,917$81,134$49,963

$31,859

Average Earnings

$39,555

Average Male

$26,872

Average Female

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language

96.57% of Caddo Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.70% of the population.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Language

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black118,17540,18834.01%
White108,20613,19012.19%
Hispanic6,8581,86227.15%
Other2,1381,07950.47%
Multiple4,93165113.20%
Asian3,15932810.38%
Native92014515.76%

23.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.68%

Male Poverty Rate

24.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 50.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Caddo Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 10.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.27%.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.91%
High School22.17%
Some College15.47%
Bachelors or Greater5.83%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.58%
Male Unemployed33.73%
Female Employed14.34%
Male Employed8.65%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,797$65,177
Families$56,007$80,129
Married Families$79,443$103,945
Non Families$25,929$39,066
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Income by Household Type

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.5%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

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Caddo 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.

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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16,031

Number of Veterans

14,568

Male Veterans

1,463

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6,104
First Gulf War3,836
Second Gulf War2,986
Korea970
World War II435

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 544,530
65 to 744,078
55 to 643,264
75+3,033
18 to 341,126

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8,8679.67%
Black6,6657.64%
Hispanic3116.91%
2+ Races28410.99%
Native American10012.33%
Asian582.33%
Other Race573.95%

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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11.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Caddo Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

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Caddo Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

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Caddo 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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77.24%

Born in Caddo Parish, Louisiana

97.72%

Native Born

2.28%

Foreign Born

1.27%

Non Citizen

1.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.72% of Caddo Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 77.24% having been born in Louisiana. 1.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Caddo 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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