Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Population 2020

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 15,828 with a growth rate of -0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Claiborne Parish, Louisiana is the 51st largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202015,828-58-0.37%
201915,886-58-0.36%
201815,944-58-0.36%
201716,002-145-0.90%
201616,147-119-0.73%
201516,266-139-0.85%
201416,405-261-1.57%
201316,666-203-1.20%
201216,869-67-0.40%
201116,936-239-1.39%
201017,175-230-1.32%
199017,4053101.81%
198017,095710.42%
197017,024-2,383-12.28%
196019,407-5,656-22.57%
195025,063-4,792-16.05%
194029,855-2,430-7.53%
193032,2854,40015.78%
192027,8852,83511.32%
191025,0502,0218.78%
190023,029-283-1.21%
189023,3124,47523.76%
188018,837-1,403-6.93%
187020,2403,39220.13%
186016,8489,377125.51%
18507,4711,28620.79%
18406,1854,421250.62%
18301,7640.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.37%
County Website
Founded
March 13, 1828
County Seat

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American8,39751.98%
White7,39845.80%
Two or More Races2221.37%
Some Other Race780.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native360.22%
Asian220.14%

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2020

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Median Age

42.2


Total

39.8


Male

46.2


Female

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 13,219 adults, (2,992 of whom are seniors) in Claiborne Parish, Louisiana.

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

6,948

43.01%

Male

9,205

56.99%

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All65.8%34.2%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Male47.7%52.3%
Female47.4%52.6%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8912.465.8
Married2,4483.0482
Non Family2,1151.1258.5
Female8543.5847.4
Male4742.747.7

3.03

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7636.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,47112.39%
High School Graduate4,92341.45%
Some College2,54021.39%
Associates Degree4383.69%
Bachelors Degree1,1309.51%
Graduate Degree6125.15%

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,8934,398431
White5,7345,0991,283
Hispanic150555
Other Race78334
Multiple Races66669
Native American332815
Asian1410

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 45.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,384$22,053$18,301
Less Than High School$11,826$15,288$7,153
High School Grad$17,689$19,794$14,081
Some College$19,311$27,061$14,861
Bachelors Degree$36,169$63,047$27,888
Graduate Degree$47,543$33,750$48,201

$20,384

Average Earnings

$22,053

Average Male

$18,301

Average Female

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Language

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Language

98.80% of Claiborne Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 1.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black7,3753,17643.06%
White6,36798515.47%
Hispanic1349268.66%
Multiple2076933.33%

30.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.26%

Male Poverty Rate

28.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Claiborne Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Claiborne Parish, Louisiana is Hispanic, with 68.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Claiborne Parish, Louisiana is White, with 15.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School52.03%
High School29.74%
Some College15.99%
Bachelors or Greater5.93%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.92%
Male Unemployed26.49%
Female Employed23.97%
Male Employed16.53%

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Income

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,303$43,588
Families$37,470$55,119
Married Families$46,437-
Non Families$15,255$21,874

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Claiborne 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 35-44.

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Veterans

972

Number of Veterans

886

Male Veterans

86

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam310
First Gulf War248
Second Gulf War149
Korea61
World War II16
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54343
75+232
65 to 74226
55 to 64139
18 to 3432
Name Veterans % of Total
White5749.24%
Black3635.33%
Hispanic3119.75%
Other3139.74%
Asian428.57%

$Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

2.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

42.8%

Labor Force Participation

38.7%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Claiborne Parish, Louisiana 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

79.81%

Born in Louisiana

99.01%

Native Born

0.99%

Foreign Born

0.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.01% of Claiborne Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 79.81% having been born in Louisiana. 0.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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