Central, LA has a population of 28,017 and is the 1,525th largest city in the United States. The population density is 450 per sq mi which is 408% higher than the Louisiana average and 397% higher than the national average. The median age in Central is 41 which is approximately 14% higher than the Louisiana average of 36. In Central, 67% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 81% of Central residents were born in Louisiana, 17% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.