New Roads demographics profile

StatisticNew RoadsLouisianaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,0298991
Median age38.636.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%52%55%
Speak English97%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
New Roads, LA has a population of 4,716 and is the 6,722nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,029 per sq mi which is 1060% higher than the Louisiana average and 1036% higher than the national average. The median age in New Roads is 39 which is approximately 7% higher than the Louisiana average of 36. In New Roads, 43% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 94% of New Roads residents were born in Louisiana, 6% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in New Roads is 1060% higher than Louisiana.
  • The median age in New Roads is 7% higher than Louisiana.
  • In New Roads 33.52% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In New Roads 66.16% of the population is African American.
  • In New Roads 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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New Roads population breakdown by race

RaceNew RoadsLouisianaNational
African American66.16%32.16%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.57%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race0.32%1.83%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.09%4.75%
In New Roads, 1.8% 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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New Roads age breakdown

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