Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Louisiana 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Louisiana

Total Population:1,452,396
Male Population:690,640
Female Population:761,756

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Louisiana

Both sexes31


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Louisiana

Total Population:1,387,465
Male Population:640,204
Under 5 years:59,954
5 to 9 years:58,974
10 to 14 years:58,895
15 to 17 years:36,748
18 and 19 years:23,057
20 years:10,400
21 years:10,115
22 to 24 years:29,762
25 to 29 years:45,249
30 to 34 years:38,953
35 to 39 years:34,615
40 to 44 years:36,485
45 to 49 years:41,562
50 to 54 years:43,048
55 to 59 years:36,937
60 and 61 years:12,698
62 to 64 years:15,367
65 and 66 years:8,042
67 to 69 years:10,187
70 to 74 years:12,444
75 to 79 years:8,227
80 to 84 years:4,969
85 years and over:3,516
Female Population:747,261
Under 5 years:58,786
5 to 9 years:57,025
10 to 14 years:56,882
15 to 17 years:36,978
18 and 19 years:23,391
20 years:11,576
21 years:12,105
22 to 24 years:35,819
25 to 29 years:57,128
30 to 34 years:50,531
35 to 39 years:44,071
40 to 44 years:46,792
45 to 49 years:51,901
50 to 54 years:52,060
55 to 59 years:45,294
60 and 61 years:15,359
62 to 64 years:18,886
65 and 66 years:10,205
67 to 69 years:13,481
70 to 74 years:18,041
75 to 79 years:13,239
80 to 84 years:9,278
85 years and over:8,433

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Louisiana

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Louisiana

Family led homes:346,857
Husband-wife family:145,213
Other family:201,644
Population of male led with no wife present:33,772
Population female led with no husband present:167,872
Population of Nonfamily homes:163,919
Population living alone:140,580
Population not living alone:23,339

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Louisiana with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:214,718
Population of family homes:213,321
Husband-wife family:73,485
Under 6 years only:13,651
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:18,228
6 to 17 years only:41,606
Other family:139,836
Male householder, no wife present:19,412
Under 6 years only:5,652
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,856
6 to 17 years only:9,904
Female led with no husband present:120,424
Under 6 years only:27,608
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:32,219
6 to 17 years only:60,597
Nonfamily households:1,397
Male led households:894
Under 6 years only:211
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:108
6 to 17 years only:575
Female led householder:503
Under 6 years only:136
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:45
6 to 17 years only:322
Households with no people under 18 years:296,058
Family households:133,536
Husband-wife family:71,728
Other family:61,808
Male led with no wife present:14,360
Female led with no husband present:47,448
Nonfamily households:162,522
Male led householder:77,010
Female led householder:85,512

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Louisiana, by type

Total Home Population:510,776
Population of Family homes:346,857
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:19,834
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:70,377
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:72,296
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:76,885
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:32,577
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:25,277
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:30,527
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:14,921
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,163
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:163,919
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:13,604
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:22,517
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:19,224
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:34,894
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:19,370
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:16,521
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:21,239
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:12,006
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,544

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Louisiana containing people over 60

Total Population:510,776
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:144,952
1-person household:50,961
2-or-more-person household:93,991
Family households:89,734
Nonfamily households:4,257
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:365,824
1-person household:89,619
2-or-more-person household:276,205
Family homes:257,123
Nonfamily homes:19,082

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Louisiana with multiple generations.

Total Population:510,776
Home has three or more generations:44,350
Home does not have three or more generations:466,426

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Louisiana under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:423,847
Unmarried partner of home lead present:48,872
In family homes:47,970
Population of male led and male partner homes:772
Population of male led and female partner households:14,409
Population of female led and female partner households:1,830
Population of female led and male partner households:30,959
In nonfamily homes:902
Population of male led and male partner homes:5
Population of male led and female partner homes:778
Population of female led and female partner homes:41
Population of female led and male partner homes:78
No unmarried partner of home lead present:374,975
In family homes:373,892
Population of husband-wife family homes:142,166
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:18,212
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:213,514
In nonfamily homes:1,083

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Louisiana

Total Population:1,154,217
Population Under 18 years:419,305
Population 18 years and over:734,912

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Louisiana have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:260,603
Family home:192,301
Nonfamily homess:68,302
Male led home:30,287
Living alone:26,494
Not living alone:3,793
Female led home:38,015
Living alone:34,610
Not living alone:3,405
Population of Renter occupied homes:250,173
Family run homes:154,556
Husband-wife family:38,185
Other family:116,371
Male led with no wife present:16,467
Female led with no husband present:99,904
Nonfamily Homes:95,617
Male led homes:47,617
Male living alone:39,332
Male not living alone:8,285
Female led homes:48,000
Females living alone:40,144
Females not living alone:7,856