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Bastrop Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Bastrop Area is 27,319. The Bastrop Area population density is 33.89 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 87.84 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Bastrop Area is white, which represent 50.84% of the total population. The average Bastrop Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 27,319. #794

Population Density, #711

Bastrop Area
33.89 per square mile
87.84 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:13,889 (50.84%, #835)
Black:12,976 (47.50%, #20)
Hispanic:302 (1.11%, #842)
Asian:64 (0.23%, #827)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):34 (0.12%, #801)
One Race, Other:53 (0.19%, see rank)
Two or More Races:303 (1.11%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

24,058 (88.06%) out of the total population of 27,319 reported first ancestry.

 Bastrop Area% of the Total PopulationLouisianaU.S.
Arab110.04%, see rank0.38%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.12%0.47%
Danish330.12%, see rank0.10%0.42%
Dutch1670.61%, see rank0.55%1.40%
English3,78613.86%, see rank6.04%8.02%
French6992.56%, see rank15.95%3.34%
German7622.79%, see rank7.86%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.13%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.11%0.46%
Irish2,3678.66%, see rank7.64%10.80%
Italian1850.68%, see rank4.79%5.52%
Norwegian110.04%, see rank0.26%1.42%
Polish410.15%, see rank0.47%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian810.30%, see rank0.17%0.92%
Scotch-Irish3261.19%, see rank0.82%0.99%
Scottish1300.48%, see rank1.01%1.72%
Subsaharan African8203.00%, see rank0.78%0.95%
Swedish20.01%, see rank0.27%1.27%
Swiss20.01%, see rank0.07%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.05%0.31%
American2,5149.20%, see rank9.99%7.12%
Welsh100.04%, see rank0.25%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 13,064 (47.82%, see rank)
Females: 14,255 (52.18%, see rank)

Bastrop Area
Male: 47.82%
Female: 52.18%
Male: 48.91%
Female: 51.09%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Bastrop Area
38.80 years old
36.00 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Bastrop Area
36.80 years old
34.80 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Bastrop Area
40.50 years old
37.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Bastrop Area% of the Total PopulationLouisianaU.S.
Under 5 years1,9587.17%, see rank6.77%6.36%
5 to 9 years2,0537.51%, see rank6.76%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,6215.93%, see rank6.71%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,6976.21%, see rank6.75%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,7376.36%, see rank7.58%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,32312.16%, see rank14.11%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,11911.42%, see rank12.32%12.96%
45 to 54 years3,68213.48%, see rank13.77%14.09%
55 to 64 years3,73413.67%, see rank12.34%12.29%
65 to 74 years2,3378.55%, see rank7.39%7.64%
75 to 84 1,5535.68%, see rank3.99%4.25%
85 years and over5051.85%, see rank1.52%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Bastrop AreaLouisianaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population18,253, 100%3,010,828209,056,129
Less Than High School4,202, 23.02%, see rank17.15%13.67%
High School Graduate7,562, 41.43%, see rank33.95%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree4,069, 22.29%, see rank26.77%29.09%
Bachelor Degree1,782, 9.76%, see rank14.67%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree638, 3.50%, see rank7.45%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.16, see rank12.9613.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Bastrop Area LouisianaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten85687.85%12.15%71.34%28.66%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,72390.23%, see rank9.77%, see rank83.17%16.83%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,35187.86%, see rank12.14%, see rank82.53%17.47%90.60%9.40%
College82779.20%, see rank20.80%, see rank82.21%17.79%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School12263.93%, see rank36.07%, see rank70.15%29.85%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Bastrop AreaLouisianaU.S.
Total Households10,383, 100%1,718,876116,211,092
Average Household Size2.55, see rank2.602.63
1 Person Households3,312, 31.90%, see rank28.75%27.57%
2 or More Person Households7,071, 68.10%, see rank71.25%72.43%
Family Households (Families)6,743, 64.94%, see rank65.93%66.22%
Average Family Size3.32, see rank3.303.32
Married-Couple Family4,510, 43.44%, see rank43.93%48.42%
Nonfamily Households3,640, 35.06%, see rank34.07%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Bastrop Area%LouisianaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total21,687see rank3,670,053252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over10,221100%, see rank1,775,744123,281,364
Never Married3,85837.75%, see rank37.38%35.77%
Married5,10749.97%, see rank48.92%52.04%
Widowed4504.40%, see rank2.93%2.57%
Divorced8067.89%, see rank10.76%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over11,466100%, see rank1,894,309129,692,771
Never Married3,52730.76%, see rank31.45%29.48%
Married5,36046.75%, see rank45.30%49.19%
Widowed1,26911.07%, see rank10.15%9.16%
Divorced1,31011.43%, see rank13.09%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Bastrop Area%LouisianaU.S.
Native27,15299.39%, see rank96.05%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence23,32685.38%, see rank78.10%58.73%
Born in Different State3,78313.85%, see rank17.32%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
430.16%, see rank0.63%1.42%
Foreign Born1670.61%, see rank3.95%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship600.22%, see rank1.57%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1070.39%, see rank2.38%7.09%
Born In Europe50.02%, see rank0.35%1.53%
Born In Asia910.33%, see rank1.28%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.14%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.01%0.07%
Born In Latin America710.26%, see rank2.10%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.06%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Bastrop Area%LouisianaU.S.
English10,09897.26%, see rank88.49%79.39%
Spanish2272.19%, see rank4.04%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages490.47%, see rank5.91%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages90.09%, see rank1.26%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.30%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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