Webster Parish, Louisiana Population 2021

Webster Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 37,436 with a growth rate of -1.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Webster Parish, Louisiana is the 30th largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 41,199 and has seen a growth of -9.13% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202137,436-452-1.19%
202037,888-452-1.18%
201938,340-452-1.17%
201838,792-472-1.20%
201739,264-487-1.23%
201639,751-310-0.77%
201540,061-224-0.56%
201440,285-375-0.92%
201340,660-248-0.61%
201240,908-336-0.81%
201141,244450.11%
201041,199-790-1.88%
199041,989-1,642-3.76%
198043,6313,6929.24%
197039,9392380.60%
196039,7013,99711.19%
195035,7042,0286.02%
194033,6764,21814.32%
193029,4584,75119.23%
192024,7075,52128.78%
191019,1864,06126.85%
190015,1252,65921.33%
189012,4662,46124.60%
188010,0050.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.19%
County Website
Founded
1871
County Seat
2010 Population
41,199
Growth Since 2010
-9.13%
map placeholder

Webster Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,99363.69%
Black or African American13,34634.01%
Two or More Races5571.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native1640.42%
Asian1060.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander510.13%
Some Other Race250.06%
Loading...

Webster Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

Webster Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Webster Parish, Louisiana Median Age

41.4


Total

39.1


Male

43.5


Female

Webster Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 30,365 adults, (7,567 of whom are seniors) in Webster Parish, Louisiana.

Webster Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

72.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

20,071

51.15%

Male

19,171

48.85%

Webster Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

Webster Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Webster Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All66.9%33.1%
Male61.7%38.3%
Non Family60%40%
Female46.4%53.6%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webster Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,5512.3166.9
Married6,8602.9981.2
Non Family6,2561.1560
Female2,4003.1646.4
Male1,0352.8261.7

2.96

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

Loading...

Webster Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8953.29%
9th to 12th Grade3,49512.84%
High School Graduate11,42741.99%
Some College5,22319.19%
Associates Degree1,9807.28%
Bachelors Degree2,93410.78%
Graduate Degree1,2584.62%
Loading...

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

Webster Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White17,63515,5322,906
Black8,6846,5861,113
Hispanic34826269
2+ Races28519932
Native American16015730
Asian857142
Islander5151
Other Race2522

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 49.41%.

Webster Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,762$27,373$18,362
Less Than 9th Grade$19,250$22,285$13,529
High School Graduate$18,906$21,745$13,215
Some College$25,619$33,171$18,606
Bachelors Degree$28,904$49,926$22,438
Graduate Degree$48,158$46,932$48,942

$21,762

Average Earnings

$27,373

Average Male

$18,362

Average Female

Webster Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Webster Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Loading...

Webster Parish, Louisiana Language

97.98% of Webster Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 2.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Webster Parish, Louisiana Language

Webster Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,9485,92145.73%
White23,7564,87420.52%
Hispanic76132342.44%
Multiple55522240.00%
Native1645533.54%
Islander513364.71%
Asian9633.13%
Other14321.43%

29.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.64%

Male Poverty Rate

31.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster Parish, Louisiana is Islander, with 64.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 3.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.00%.

Webster Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.61%
High School26.10%
Some College19.36%
Bachelors or Greater7.31%

Webster Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed56.53%
Male Unemployed23.22%
Female Employed18.97%
Male Employed14.31%

Webster Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Webster Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$28,951$43,967
Families$38,462$54,526
Married Families$48,464-
Non Families$18,170$24,921
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Webster Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Webster 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.

Webster Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Webster Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Loading...

2,254

Number of Veterans

2,071

Male Veterans

183

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam847
First Gulf War352
Second Gulf War321
Korea144
World War II103

Webster Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
75+613
65 to 74583
35 to 54487
55 to 64415
18 to 34156

Webster Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4917.61%
Black6856.81%
Native American3320.12%
2+ Races247.92%
Hispanic112.35%
Other Race1178.57%
Islander1019.61%

Webster Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Webster Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

10.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

49%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Webster Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

Loading...

Webster Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Loading...

Webster 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...

81.58%

Born in Webster Parish, Louisiana

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

0.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.89% of Webster Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 81.58% having been born in Louisiana. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Webster 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