natchitoches Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 533 7.2 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 2,898 38.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,985 26.7 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,067 14.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 961 12.9 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,052 81.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,563 21.0 % 21.0 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 18,402 - -
19 years old and under 5,698 31.0 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 6,820 37.1 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,446 18.7 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,438 13.2 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 16,635 97.7 % 84.4 %
Spanish 146 0.9 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 243 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 4,510 61.2 % 33.6 %
Married 2,041 27.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 264 3.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 550 7.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,939 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,454 81.3 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,485 18.7 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,164 52.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 496 6.2 % 5.9 %
2-Units 406 5.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 431 5.4 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 333 4.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 641 8.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 888 11.2 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 580 7.3 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,440 18.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 831 10.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,661 20.9 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 923 11.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 833 10.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 841 10.6 % 12.8 %
Electric 3,739 47.1 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 2,612 32.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 74 0.9 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 20 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 9 0.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,931 38.0 % 75.1 %
African-American 10,990 60.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 154 0.8 % 0.9 %
Asian 37 0.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 129 0.7 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 21,406 57,617
Median Family Income 38,217 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 15,750 31,128

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

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com