In 2020, Louisiana had a population of 4.66M people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $50,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Louisiana grew from 4.66M to 4.66M, a 0.00545% increase and its median household income grew from $49,469 to $50,800, a 2.69% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Louisiana are White (Non-Hispanic) (58.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.9%), White (Hispanic) (2.92%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.01%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.71%).
7.77% of the households in Louisiana reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.6% of the residents in Louisiana are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Louisiana are Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (6,917 degrees awarded in 2021), Tulane University of Louisiana (5,096 degrees), and Louisiana State University-Shreveport (3,710 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Louisiana was $168,100, and the homeownership rate was 66.6%.
Most people in Louisiana drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Louisiana was 2 cars per household.