Empire, LA has a population of 926 and is the 15,609th largest city in the United States. The population density is 178 per sq mi which is 100% higher than the Louisiana average and 96% higher than the national average. The median age in Empire is 49 which is approximately 35% higher than the Louisiana average of 36. In Empire, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 84% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 71% of Empire residents were born in Louisiana, 11% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 17% were foreign born.