St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population 2023

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana's estimated 2023 population is 46,125 with a growth rate of 1.74% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana is the 25th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 population was 35,897 and has seen a growth of 28.49% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2023

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Median Age

34.5

Total

33.9

Male

34.9

Female

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 34,307 adults, (5,323 of whom are seniors) in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female23,88351.15%
Male22,81148.85%

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.76

Average Family Size

3.06

Average Household Size

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 71.82%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 20.18%.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$36,654

Average Earnings

$43,775

Average Male

$31,255

Average Female

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Language

90.46% of St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 9.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.44% of the population.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Language

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

rate

29.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.11%

Male Poverty Rate

25.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 54.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana is Native, with 9.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.73%.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Poverty

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

38.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.2%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

male

female

St. Bernard 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.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,690

Number of Veterans

1,589

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

count

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

22.8%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

89.1%

Born in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana

101.61%

Native Born

5.08%

Foreign Born

2.98%

Non Citizen

2.1%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

101.61% of St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 89.1% having been born in Louisiana. 2.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

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