Population Demographics for Lake Charles, Louisiana in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population71,993100
Black or African American34,31947
White33,82046
Hispanic or Latino2,0692
Two or More Races1,4762
Asian1,1931
Some Other Race8641
American Indian294Below 1%
Three or more races203Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population34,79437,19971,993
Black or African American16,45317,86634,319
White16,41217,40833,820
Hispanic or Latino1,1059642,069
Two or More Races6917851,476
Asian6215721,193
Some Other Race460404864
American Indian146148294
Three or more races83120203

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Lake Charles

 
Total Population:71,993
Male Population:34,794
Female Population:37,199

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Lake Charles

 
Both sexes35
Male33
Female37

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Lake Charles

 
Total Population:68,844
Male Population:32,714
Under 5 years:2,543
5 to 9 years:2,348
10 to 14 years:2,164
15 to 17 years:1,451
18 and 19 years:1,014
20 years:550
21 years:555
22 to 24 years:1,693
25 to 29 years:2,631
30 to 34 years:2,066
35 to 39 years:1,835
40 to 44 years:1,788
45 to 49 years:2,060
50 to 54 years:2,294
55 to 59 years:2,155
60 and 61 years:771
62 to 64 years:961
65 and 66 years:521
67 to 69 years:643
70 to 74 years:947
75 to 79 years:752
80 to 84 years:572
85 years and over:400
Female Population:36,130
Under 5 years:2,497
5 to 9 years:2,199
10 to 14 years:2,253
15 to 17 years:1,399
18 and 19 years:1,007
20 years:570
21 years:644
22 to 24 years:1,796
25 to 29 years:2,760
30 to 34 years:2,186
35 to 39 years:1,848
40 to 44 years:1,898
45 to 49 years:2,405
50 to 54 years:2,652
55 to 59 years:2,389
60 and 61 years:803
62 to 64 years:1,139
65 and 66 years:627
67 to 69 years:891
70 to 74 years:1,266
75 to 79 years:1,157
80 to 84 years:931
85 years and over:813

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Lake Charles

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Lake Charles

 
Total:28,940
Family led homes:17,551
Husband-wife family:10,459
Other family:7,092
Population of male led with no wife present:1,471
Population female led with no husband present:5,621
Population of Nonfamily homes:11,389
Population living alone:9,370
Population not living alone:2,019

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Lake Charles with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:28,940
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:8,880
Population of family homes:8,790
Husband-wife family:4,257
Under 6 years only:1,018
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:985
6 to 17 years only:2,254
Other family:4,533
Male householder, no wife present:770
Under 6 years only:234
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:127
6 to 17 years only:409
Female led with no husband present:3,763
Under 6 years only:985
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:840
6 to 17 years only:1,938
Nonfamily households:90
Male led households:72
Under 6 years only:15
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9
6 to 17 years only:48
Female led householder:18
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:14
Households with no people under 18 years:20,060
Family households:8,761
Husband-wife family:6,202
Other family:2,559
Male led with no wife present:701
Female led with no husband present:1,858
Nonfamily households:11,299
Male led householder:5,234
Female led householder:6,065

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Lake Charles, by type

 
Total Home Population:28,940
Population of Family homes:17,551
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,012
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:3,279
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,968
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,565
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,704
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,464
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,887
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,283
Population of 85 year olds and over:389
Population of Nonfamily Homes:11,389
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,392
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,626
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,115
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,853
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,148
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:990
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,417
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,242
Population of 85 year olds and over:606

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Lake Charles containing people over 60

 
Total Population:28,940
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:9,928
1-person household:4,022
2-or-more-person household:5,906
Family households:5,628
Nonfamily households:278
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:19,012
1-person household:5,348
2-or-more-person household:13,664
Family homes:11,923
Nonfamily homes:1,741

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Lake Charles with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:28,940
Home has three or more generations:1,300
Home does not have three or more generations:27,640

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Lake Charles under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:16,832
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,682
In family homes:1,616
Population of male led and male partner homes:24
Population of male led and female partner households:564
Population of female led and female partner households:92
Population of female led and male partner households:936
In nonfamily homes:66
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:65
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:0
No unmarried partner of home lead present:15,150
In family homes:15,097
Population of husband-wife family homes:8,185
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:726
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:6,186
In nonfamily homes:53

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Lake Charles

 
Total Population:53,298
Population Under 18 years:16,612
Population 18 years and over:36,686

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Lake Charles have lived in one place.

 
Total:28,940
Population of Owner occupied homes:16,325
Family home:11,210
Nonfamily homess:5,115
Male led home:2,091
Living alone:1,746
Not living alone:345
Female led home:3,024
Living alone:2,770
Not living alone:254
Population of Renter occupied homes:12,615
Family run homes:6,341
Husband-wife family:2,313
Other family:4,028
Male led with no wife present:724
Female led with no husband present:3,304
Nonfamily Homes:6,274
Male led homes:3,215
Male living alone:2,397
Male not living alone:818
Female led homes:3,059
Females living alone:2,457
Females not living alone:602