Louisiana Demographics


  • Total Population4,663,115
  • Male Population(48.9 %) 2,281,065
  • Female Population(51.1 %) 2,382,050
  • Median Age38.00
There are currently 4,663,115 people living in Louisiana. Out of the total population number, 2,281,065 are men and 2,382,050 are women. The median age for Louisiana dwellers is 38.00.


  • White Collar1,543,291
  • Blue Collar487,827
There are currently 1,543,291 white-collar jobs and 487,827 blue-collar jobs in Louisiana.


  • Total Households1,737,490
  • Family Households1,121,956
  • Non-family Households615,534
  • Households With Children554,452
  • Households Without Children1,183,038
  • Average People Per Household2.61
There are currently 1,737,490 households in Louisiana. Out of this total, 1,121,956 are family households, 615,534 are non-family households, 554,452 are households with children and 1,183,038 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Louisiana is 2.61.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School178,231
  • Some High School1,585,740
  • Some College836,455
  • Associate Degree190,446
  • Bachelors Degree505,667
  • Graduate Degree252,083
There are 178,231 people living in Louisiana without a high school degree, 1,585,740 people with some high school degree and 836,455 people with a college degree. 190,446 people have an associate degree, 505,667 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 252,083 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married1,320,347
  • Married1,723,515
  • Separated95,989
  • Widowed247,877
  • Divorced442,777
1,320,347 of the people living in Louisiana have never been married, while 1,723,515 are married and 95,989 are separated. A total of 247,877 people are widowed and 442,777 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$60,618
  • Median Household Income$43,274
  • Median Income Under 25$26,923
  • Median Income 25-44$51,855
  • Median Income 45-64$51,666
  • Median Income Over 65$31,585

The average household income for people living in Louisiana is $60,618, while the median household income is $43,274. The median income in Louisiana is $26,923 for those under 25, $51,855 for those aged 25 to 44, $51,666 for those aged 45 to 64, and $31,585 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.