Louisa demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,08721891
Median age37.037.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%44%43%
Speak English91%84%79%
Speak Spanish6%7%13%
Louisa, VA has a population of 1,985 and is the 11,069th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,087 per sq mi which is 398% higher than the Virginia average and 1099% higher than the national average. The median age in Louisa is 37 which is approximately 2% lower than the Virginia average of 38. In Louisa, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 69% of Louisa residents were born in Virginia, 24% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 6% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Louisa is 398% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Louisa is 2% lower than Virginia.
  • In Louisa 68.41% of the population is White.
  • In Louisa 21.51% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Louisa 1.71% of the population is Asian.

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      Louisa population breakdown by race

      Black or African American21.51%19.21%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race2.87%3.37%3.06%
      Other race5.49%2.30%4.75%
      In Louisa, 8.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Louisa, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).