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Demographic Data Report for Louisiana by Parish
Poverty: Families below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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Parish
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Value (Percent)
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Families (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 parishes)
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Louisiana 14.5 161,046 49 of 52
United States 9.5 7,541,196 N/A
West Feliciana Parish 8.6 215 1,254
Cameron Parish 10.3 218 1,706
Tensas Parish 22.4 247 3,021
Red River Parish 20.7 410 2,977
St. Helena Parish 15.0 416 2,563
Catahoula Parish 17.4 422 2,803
East Carroll Parish 36.0 429 3,139
Caldwell Parish 17.1 433 2,766
West Carroll Parish 16.4 441 2,693
Winn Parish 14.8 543 2,540
West Baton Rouge Parish 7.8 562 1,038
Union Parish 12.0 590 2,111
East Feliciana Parish 12.9 617 2,280
La Salle Parish 17.8 647 2,824
Jackson Parish 17.0 684 2,762
Allen Parish 12.5 694 2,204
Madison Parish 28.9 706 3,117
Grant Parish 15.3 712 2,593
Pointe Coupee Parish 12.9 728 2,287
St. James Parish 12.7 730 2,254
Sabine Parish 12.8 778 2,273
Bienville Parish 22.0 789 3,013
Assumption Parish 15.8 866 2,635
Concordia Parish 19.7 898 2,940
Iberville Parish 13.3 977 2,339
Beauregard Parish 11.2 1,028 1,912
Plaquemines Parish 15.9 1,069 2,648
Claiborne Parish 29.2 1,086 3,119
St. Charles Parish 8.3 1,199 1,159
Franklin Parish 23.6 1,209 3,040
Natchitoches Parish 16.4 1,234 2,692
De Soto Parish 17.4 1,263 2,802
Richland Parish 25.9 1,289 3,083
Jefferson Davis Parish 18.1 1,471 2,846
Morehouse Parish 23.8 1,476 3,044
St. John the Baptist Parish 15.0 1,661 2,558
Vernon Parish 13.6 1,680 2,387
Vermilion Parish 11.3 1,713 1,947
St. Mary Parish 15.1 1,716 2,573
Avoyelles Parish 17.7 1,740 2,819
Evangeline Parish 23.4 1,812 3,038
St. Bernard Parish 18.2 1,868 2,856
Lincoln Parish 18.7 1,948 2,889
St. Martin Parish 14.9 2,075 2,546
Washington Parish 19.0 2,271 2,897
Webster Parish 23.0 2,370 3,034
Ascension Parish 8.1 2,579 1,117
LaFourche Parish 11.4 2,898 1,970
Acadia Parish 19.4 3,014 2,925
Livingston Parish 9.7 3,403 1,552
Iberia Parish 18.7 3,460 2,890
St. Landry Parish 22.3 4,527 3,018
Terrebonne Parish 16.9 4,575 2,746
Bossier Parish 13.8 4,606 2,424
Rapides Parish 15.6 5,077 2,617
Tangipahoa Parish 17.0 5,397 2,757
St. Tammany Parish 8.5 5,540 1,212
Calcasieu Parish 13.2 6,669 2,327
Ouachita Parish 19.4 6,907 2,923
Lafayette Parish 12.1 7,001 2,133
Caddo Parish 17.7 10,446 2,820
East Baton Rouge Parish 12.3 12,022 2,160
Orleans Parish 16.8 12,123 2,740
Jefferson Parish 12.0 12,872 2,107
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 12/01/2021 4:41 am.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Families below poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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