St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population 2022

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 9,967 with a growth rate of -0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. St. Helena Parish, Louisiana is the 59th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 11,197 and has seen a growth of -10.99% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18203,0260.00%
18304,0281,00233.11%
18403,525-503-12.49%
18504,5611,03629.39%
18607,1302,56956.33%
18705,423-1,707-23.94%
18807,5042,08138.37%
18908,0625587.44%
19008,4794175.17%
19109,1726938.17%
19208,427-745-8.12%
19308,492650.77%
19409,5421,05012.36%
19509,013-529-5.54%
19609,1621491.65%
19709,9377758.46%
19809,827-110-1.11%
19909,874470.48%
201011,1971,32313.40%
201110,955-242-2.16%
201210,979240.22%
201310,771-208-1.89%
201410,519-252-2.34%
201510,457-62-0.59%
201610,389-68-0.65%
201710,322-67-0.64%
201810,187-135-1.31%
201910,132-55-0.54%
202010,077-55-0.54%
202110,022-55-0.55%
20229,967-55-0.55%
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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,69745.93%
Black or African American5,34352.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native720.70%
Asian310.30%
Some Other Race110.11%
Two or More Races730.71%
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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2022

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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Median Age

41.4


Total

40.6


Male

41.9


Female

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 8,080 adults, (1,991 of whom are seniors) in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

5,326

52.08%

Male

4,901

47.92%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

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

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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
Non Family81.7%18.3%
Male79.3%20.7%
All77.8%22.2%
Female53.8%46.2%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8852.5977.8
Married1,9132.9384.4
Male2083.0879.3
Female7153.7853.8
Non Family1,0491.0581.7

3.08

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4285.92%
9th to 12th Grade1,08615.01%
High School Graduate2,91840.34%
Some College1,09915.19%
Associates Degree5127.08%
Bachelors Degree6789.37%
Graduate Degree5137.09%
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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races575757
Asian311410
White3,4582,822623
Black3,5482,747493
Hispanic116568
Native American2424

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,389$38,621$28,729
Less Than 9th Grade$26,173$26,862$16,550
High School Graduate$27,139$38,262$17,654
Some College$36,281$52,500$22,417
Bachelors Degree$48,707$62,885$45,435
Graduate Degree$61,985$$72,827

$32,389

Average Earnings

$38,621

Average Male

$28,729

Average Female

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Language

96.28% of St. Helena Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 3.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.48% of the population.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Language

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,2141,81534.81%
White4,4394389.87%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic194115.67%
Multiple7345.48%

22.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.99%

Male Poverty Rate

27.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 34.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 5.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.90%.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.64%
High School19.24%
Some College19.06%
Bachelors or Greater11.09%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.92%
Male Unemployed32.65%
Female Employed21.81%
Female Unemployed50.78%

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

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,063$60,423
Families$56,395$72,862
Married Families$80,105-
Non Families$15,625$25,567
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Income by Household Type

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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413

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War117
First Gulf War58
Vietnam197
Korea43
World War II

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3492
35 to 5440
55 to 6429
65 to 74151
75+101

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2526.40%
Black1483.67%
Native American1354.17%

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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1.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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56.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

17.3%

Unemployment Rate

St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

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St. Helena 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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84.85%

Born in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana

98.12%

Native Born

1.88%

Foreign Born

1.67%

Non Citizen

0.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.12% of St. Helena Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 84.85% having been born in Louisiana. 1.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

St. Helena 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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