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Natchitoches Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Natchitoches Area is 39,359. The Natchitoches Area population density is 30.30 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 Natchitoches Area is white, which represent 54.76% of the total population. The average Natchitoches Area education level is about the same as 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: 39,359. #669

Population Density, #741

Natchitoches Area
30.30 per square mile
87.84 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:21,554 (54.76%, #819)
Black:16,047 (40.77%, #35)
Hispanic:788 (2.00%, #727)
Asian:207 (0.53%, #676)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):379 (0.96%, #221)
One Race, Other:287 (0.73%, see rank)
Two or More Races:885 (2.25%, see rank)

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

Population by First Ancestry

33,424 (84.92%) out of the total population of 39,359 reported first ancestry.

 Natchitoches Area% of the Total PopulationLouisianaU.S.
Arab1310.33%, see rank0.38%0.56%
Czech1060.27%, see rank0.12%0.47%
Danish240.06%, see rank0.10%0.42%
Dutch2170.55%, see rank0.55%1.40%
English3,2148.17%, see rank6.04%8.02%
French3,9089.93%, see rank15.95%3.34%
German1,8904.80%, see rank7.86%15.03%
Greek410.10%, see rank0.13%0.41%
Hungarian570.14%, see rank0.11%0.46%
Irish3,8509.78%, see rank7.64%10.80%
Italian7371.87%, see rank4.79%5.52%
Norwegian320.08%, see rank0.26%1.42%
Polish1410.36%, see rank0.47%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian910.23%, see rank0.17%0.92%
Scotch-Irish3570.91%, see rank0.82%0.99%
Scottish5081.29%, see rank1.01%1.72%
Subsaharan African2010.51%, see rank0.78%0.95%
Swedish320.08%, see rank0.27%1.27%
Swiss310.08%, see rank0.07%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.05%0.31%
American2,5086.37%, see rank9.99%7.12%
Welsh760.19%, see rank0.25%0.57%

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

Population by Gender

Male: 18,762 (47.67%, see rank)
Females: 20,597 (52.33%, see rank)

Natchitoches Area
Male: 47.67%
Female: 52.33%
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)
Natchitoches Area
33.30 years old
36.00 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Natchitoches Area
31.90 years old
34.80 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Natchitoches Area
34.40 years old
37.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Natchitoches Area% of the Total PopulationLouisianaU.S.
Under 5 years2,5446.46%, see rank6.77%6.36%
5 to 9 years2,8167.15%, see rank6.76%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,5856.57%, see rank6.71%6.59%
15 to 19 years3,2568.27%, see rank6.75%6.85%
20 to 24 years4,62111.74%, see rank7.58%7.13%
25 to 34 years4,63711.78%, see rank14.11%13.47%
35 to 44 years4,08110.37%, see rank12.32%12.96%
45 to 54 years4,57011.61%, see rank13.77%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,60011.69%, see rank12.34%12.29%
65 to 74 years3,2248.19%, see rank7.39%7.64%
75 to 84 1,7814.53%, see rank3.99%4.25%
85 years and over6441.64%, see rank1.52%1.85%

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

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Natchitoches AreaLouisianaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population23,537, 100%3,010,828209,056,129
Less Than High School4,415, 18.76%, see rank17.15%13.67%
High School Graduate8,503, 36.13%, see rank33.95%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree5,778, 24.55%, see rank26.77%29.09%
Bachelor Degree2,765, 11.75%, see rank14.67%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree2,076, 8.82%, see rank7.45%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.83, 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

 Natchitoches Area LouisianaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,23382.24%17.76%71.34%28.66%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)4,50687.04%, see rank12.96%, see rank83.17%16.83%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,99391.67%, see rank8.33%, see rank82.53%17.47%90.60%9.40%
College3,79589.46%, see rank10.54%, see rank82.21%17.79%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School48585.36%, see rank14.64%, see rank70.15%29.85%58.86%41.14%

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

Household and Family

 Natchitoches AreaLouisianaU.S.
Total Households14,598, 100%1,718,876116,211,092
Average Household Size2.63, see rank2.602.63
1 Person Households4,223, 28.93%, see rank28.75%27.57%
2 or More Person Households10,375, 71.07%, see rank71.25%72.43%
Family Households (Families)9,299, 63.70%, see rank65.93%66.22%
Average Family Size3.34, see rank3.303.32
Married-Couple Family6,142, 42.07%, see rank43.93%48.42%
Nonfamily Households5,299, 36.30%, see rank34.07%33.78%

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

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Natchitoches Area%LouisianaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total31,414see rank3,670,053252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over14,600100%, see rank1,775,744123,281,364
Never Married5,76439.48%, see rank37.38%35.77%
Married6,78446.47%, see rank48.92%52.04%
Widowed4653.18%, see rank2.93%2.57%
Divorced1,58710.87%, see rank10.76%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over16,814100%, see rank1,894,309129,692,771
Never Married6,34837.75%, see rank31.45%29.48%
Married7,26643.21%, see rank45.30%49.19%
Widowed1,70910.16%, see rank10.15%9.16%
Divorced1,4918.87%, see rank13.09%12.16%

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

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Natchitoches Area%LouisianaU.S.
Native38,82698.65%, see rank96.05%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence32,56182.73%, see rank78.10%58.73%
Born in Different State6,18115.70%, see rank17.32%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
840.21%, see rank0.63%1.42%
Foreign Born5331.35%, see rank3.95%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1950.50%, see rank1.57%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship3380.86%, see rank2.38%7.09%
Born In Europe670.17%, see rank0.35%1.53%
Born In Asia2250.57%, see rank1.28%3.82%
Born In Africa200.05%, see rank0.14%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.01%0.07%
Born In Latin America2010.51%, see rank2.10%6.83%
Born In Northern America200.05%, see rank0.06%0.26%

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

Language Spoken at Home

 Natchitoches Area%LouisianaU.S.
English14,09396.54%, see rank88.49%79.39%
Spanish2621.79%, see rank4.04%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1511.03%, see rank5.91%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages640.44%, see rank1.26%3.36%
Other280.19%, see rank0.30%0.99%

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

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