natchitoches Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 583 7.4 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,978 37.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,017 25.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,101 13.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,215 15.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,426 81.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,847 23.4 % 23.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 18,460 - -
19 years old and under 5,666 30.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,843 37.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,502 19.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,449 13.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 16,738 98.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 165 1.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 118 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 4,373 59.9 % 33.5 %
Married 2,045 28.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 288 3.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 600 8.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,220 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,741 82.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,479 18.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,444 54.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 529 6.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 389 4.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 443 5.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 235 2.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 670 8.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 906 11.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 604 7.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,362 16.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 829 10.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,664 20.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,041 12.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 966 11.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 889 10.8 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,717 45.2 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 2,908 35.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 78 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 9 0.1 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 11 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 18 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,985 38.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 10,860 59.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 153 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 73 0.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 200 1.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 22,216 55,775
Median Family Income 35,051 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 16,620 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 61.53 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.3 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 14.45
    [CDD] 0.5
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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