Population Demographics for Ruston, Louisiana in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population21,859100
White11,43652
Black or African American9,18041
Asian6913
Hispanic or Latino5122
Two or More Races2681
Some Other Race2321

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population10,78511,07421,859
White5,7845,65211,436
Black or African American4,2724,9089,180
Asian425266691
Hispanic or Latino301211512
Two or More Races137131268
Some Other Race13894232

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Ruston

 
Total Population:21,859
Male Population:10,785
Female Population:11,074

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Ruston

 
Both sexes25
Male24
Female26

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Ruston

 
Total Population:19,482
Male Population:9,508
Under 5 years:696
5 to 9 years:587
10 to 14 years:502
15 to 17 years:305
18 and 19 years:330
20 years:341
21 years:481
22 to 24 years:1,430
25 to 29 years:1,025
30 to 34 years:569
35 to 39 years:419
40 to 44 years:390
45 to 49 years:406
50 to 54 years:405
55 to 59 years:414
60 and 61 years:162
62 to 64 years:192
65 and 66 years:112
67 to 69 years:151
70 to 74 years:200
75 to 79 years:168
80 to 84 years:100
85 years and over:123
Female Population:9,974
Under 5 years:639
5 to 9 years:544
10 to 14 years:490
15 to 17 years:302
18 and 19 years:386
20 years:340
21 years:506
22 to 24 years:1,087
25 to 29 years:944
30 to 34 years:589
35 to 39 years:471
40 to 44 years:446
45 to 49 years:509
50 to 54 years:501
55 to 59 years:479
60 and 61 years:195
62 to 64 years:222
65 and 66 years:121
67 to 69 years:208
70 to 74 years:291
75 to 79 years:258
80 to 84 years:207
85 years and over:239

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Ruston

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Ruston

 
Total:8,626
Family led homes:4,304
Husband-wife family:2,532
Other family:1,772
Population of male led with no wife present:325
Population female led with no husband present:1,447
Population of Nonfamily homes:4,322
Population living alone:2,956
Population not living alone:1,366

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

Total occupied homes in Ruston with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:8,626
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:2,257
Population of family homes:2,236
Husband-wife family:1,063
Under 6 years only:286
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:255
6 to 17 years only:522
Other family:1,173
Male householder, no wife present:148
Under 6 years only:56
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:30
6 to 17 years only:62
Female led with no husband present:1,025
Under 6 years only:334
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:209
6 to 17 years only:482
Nonfamily households:21
Male led households:11
Under 6 years only:5
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:6
Female led householder:10
Under 6 years only:7
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:3
Households with no people under 18 years:6,369
Family households:2,068
Husband-wife family:1,469
Other family:599
Male led with no wife present:177
Female led with no husband present:422
Nonfamily households:4,301
Male led householder:2,069
Female led householder:2,232

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Ruston, by type

 
Total Home Population:8,626
Population of Family homes:4,304
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:433
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:998
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:755
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:721
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:342
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:293
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:422
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:241
Population of 85 year olds and over:99
Population of Nonfamily Homes:4,322
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,620
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:783
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:274
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:366
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:243
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:197
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:346
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:290
Population of 85 year olds and over:203

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Ruston containing people over 60

 
Total Population:8,626
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:2,210
1-person household:1,004
2-or-more-person household:1,206
Family households:1,165
Nonfamily households:41
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:6,416
1-person household:1,952
2-or-more-person household:4,464
Family homes:3,139
Nonfamily homes:1,325

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Ruston with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:8,626
Home has three or more generations:223
Home does not have three or more generations:8,403

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Ruston under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:4,061
Unmarried partner of home lead present:305
In family homes:301
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner households:102
Population of female led and female partner households:10
Population of female led and male partner households:186
In nonfamily homes:4
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:3,756
In family homes:3,739
Population of husband-wife family homes:1,968
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:135
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,636
In nonfamily homes:17

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Ruston

 
Total Population:12,654
Population Under 18 years:4,020
Population 18 years and over:8,634

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Ruston have lived in one place.

 
Total:8,626
Population of Owner occupied homes:3,473
Family home:2,365
Nonfamily homess:1,108
Male led home:415
Living alone:351
Not living alone:64
Female led home:693
Living alone:643
Not living alone:50
Population of Renter occupied homes:5,153
Family run homes:1,939
Husband-wife family:685
Other family:1,254
Male led with no wife present:223
Female led with no husband present:1,031
Nonfamily Homes:3,214
Male led homes:1,665
Male living alone:955
Male not living alone:710
Female led homes:1,549
Females living alone:1,007
Females not living alone:542