West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Population 2021

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 15,720 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana is the 53rd largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 15,641 and has seen a growth of 0.51% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202115,720760.49%
202015,644760.49%
201915,568760.49%
201815,4921210.79%
201715,371440.29%
201615,327-56-0.36%
201515,38340.03%
201415,379-83-0.54%
201315,462-14-0.09%
201215,476-41-0.26%
201115,517-124-0.79%
201015,6412,72621.11%
199012,9157295.98%
198012,1868107.12%
197011,376-1,019-8.22%
196012,3952,22621.89%
195010,169-1,551-13.23%
194011,7207967.29%
193010,924-1,379-11.21%
192012,303-1,146-8.52%
191013,449-2,545-15.91%
190015,9949326.19%
189015,0622,25317.59%
188012,8092,31022.00%
187010,499-1,172-10.04%
186011,671-1,574-11.88%
185013,2452,33521.40%
184010,9102,28126.43%
18308,6290.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.49%
County Website
Founded
1824
County Seat
2010 Population
15,641
Growth Since 2010
0.51%
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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,25053.47%
Black or African American6,86144.47%
Two or More Races1741.13%
Asian940.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.19%
Some Other Race190.12%
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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid $2021

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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Median Age

41.4


Total

41


Male

42.1


Female

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 12,912 adults, (2,170 of whom are seniors) in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana.

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

43.6

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Child Dependency Ratio

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

5,553

35.99%

Male

9,875

64.01%

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All73.2%26.8%
Non Family63%37%
Male48.2%51.8%
Female38.4%61.6%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8693.0973.2
Married1,8223.7792.9
Non Family1,3721.1763
Female5115.3838.4
Male1644.5748.2

4.12

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6745.83%
9th to 12th Grade1,39612.08%
High School Graduate3,68031.84%
Some College2,53021.89%
Associates Degree4844.19%
Bachelors Degree2,04217.67%
Graduate Degree7506.49%
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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,9775,3541,888
Black5,1633,842804
Hispanic19110714
2+ Races10882
Asian949486
Native American3014
Other Race1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 91.49%.

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,717$44,488$32,153
Less Than 9th Grade$18,414$19,016$10,684
High School Graduate$32,107$33,004$28,558
Some College$34,905$49,861$31,750
Bachelors Degree$50,708$62,218$43,571
Graduate Degree$62,000$89,964$42,961

$36,717

Average Earnings

$44,488

Average Male

$32,153

Average Female

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Language

96.74% of West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 3.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.58% of the population.

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Language

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,5691,09924.05%
White7,2403314.57%
Asian721520.83%
Hispanic13121.53%

11.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.02%

Male Poverty Rate

11.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana is Black, with 24.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana is Hispanic, with 1.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.40%.

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.36%
High School13.09%
Bachelors or Greater4.98%
Some College4.84%

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed30.41%
Female Unemployed10.39%
Female Employed6.32%
Male Employed1.92%

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,637$85,586
Families$86,033$107,277
Married Families$122,926-
Non Families$34,500$45,336
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Income by Household Type

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.3%

Male Marriage Rate

37.1%

Female Marriage Rate

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

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West Feliciana 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 45-54.

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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1,024

Number of Veterans

956

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam383
First Gulf War257
Second Gulf War109
Korea36
World War II5

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74315
35 to 54312
75+205
55 to 64160
18 to 3432

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White78811.88%
Black2283.78%
Hispanic4724.61%
2+ Races87.41%

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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49.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.5%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

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West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

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West Feliciana 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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79.69%

Born in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana

98.06%

Native Born

1.94%

Foreign Born

1.38%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.06% of West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 79.69% having been born in Louisiana. 1.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

West Feliciana 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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