Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population 2021

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 58,761 with a growth rate of -0.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Vermilion Parish, Louisiana is the 20th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 58,085 and has seen a growth of 1.16% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202158,761-375-0.63%
202059,136-375-0.63%
201959,511-375-0.63%
201859,886-50-0.08%
201759,936-138-0.23%
201660,0741560.26%
201559,9183840.65%
201459,5342500.42%
201359,2846481.11%
201258,6364380.75%
201158,1981130.19%
201058,0858,03016.04%
199050,0551,5973.30%
198048,4585,38712.51%
197043,0714,21610.85%
196038,8551,9265.22%
195036,929-821-2.17%
194037,7504,06612.07%
193033,6847,20227.20%
192026,482920.35%
191026,3905,68527.46%
190020,7056,47145.46%
189014,2345,50663.08%
18808,7284,20092.76%
18704,5282044.72%
18604,32491526.84%
18503,4090.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.63%
County Website
Founded
1844
County Seat
2010 Population
58,085
Growth Since 2010
1.16%
map placeholder

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48,73781.41%
Black or African American8,69314.52%
Asian1,1891.99%
Two or More Races6641.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native2790.47%
Some Other Race2540.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander490.08%
Loading...

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Median Age

38


Total

37


Male

38.6


Female

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 44,516 adults, (9,008 of whom are seniors) in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

68.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

30,929

51.66%

Male

28,936

48.34%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
All77.2%22.8%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Male58%42%
Female52.7%47.3%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,0862.6977.2
Married11,1973.2792.1
Non Family6,9431.3466.3
Female2,8293.5252.7
Male1,1173.0958

3.21

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

Loading...

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2108.05%
9th to 12th Grade5,62414.10%
High School Graduate16,45941.26%
Some College6,27915.74%
Associates Degree2,6676.69%
Bachelors Degree3,9319.85%
Graduate Degree1,7254.32%
Loading...

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

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White32,53026,4905,201
Black4,9053,474257
Hispanic1,118653106
Asian85721350
Native American2586825
Other Race2191259
2+ Races1951258

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 81.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.99%.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,021$52,552$26,608
Less Than 9th Grade$22,481$37,722$15,884
High School Graduate$34,887$52,728$22,139
Some College$42,587$53,666$32,074
Bachelors Degree$46,321$55,583$42,615
Graduate Degree$77,105$111,250$60,907

$39,021

Average Earnings

$52,552

Average Male

$26,608

Average Female

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Loading...

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language

84.35% of Vermilion Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 15.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 11.38% of the population.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Language

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,1745,83812.64%
Black8,6053,24337.69%
Hispanic2,09665831.39%
Asian1,18919916.74%
Native27317764.84%
Multiple64915523.88%
Other25411645.67%
Islander4949100.00%

17.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.95%

Male Poverty Rate

20.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana is White, with 12.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.81%.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.21%
High School13.34%
Some College10.20%
Bachelors or Greater5.80%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed55.48%
Male Unemployed20.97%
Female Employed10.87%
Male Employed3.31%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$51,945$66,097
Families$63,386$76,939
Married Families$75,572$88,951
Non Families$26,039$39,052
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Vermilion 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.

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Loading...

3,278

Number of Veterans

3,059

Male Veterans

219

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam919
Second Gulf War758
First Gulf War705
Korea391
World War II124

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
75+926
35 to 54801
65 to 74755
55 to 64419
18 to 34377

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7467.42%
Black4387.71%
Hispanic1239.40%
Other Race3415.53%
2+ Races317.54%
Native American2911.24%

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

8.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

57%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

Loading...

Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Loading...

Vermilion 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...

88.91%

Born in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana

97.40%

Native Born

2.60%

Foreign Born

1.58%

Non Citizen

1.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.40% of Vermilion Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 88.91% having been born in Louisiana. 1.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Vermilion 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