Powhatan demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)35710891
Median age37.736.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.6:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%43%43%
Speak English100%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%
Powhatan, LA has a population of 192 and is the 24,642nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 357 per sq mi which is 230% higher than the Louisiana average and 294% higher than the national average. The median age in Powhatan is 38 which is approximately 4% higher than the Louisiana average of 36. In Powhatan, 42% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 94% of Powhatan residents were born in Louisiana, 6% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Powhatan is 230% higher than Louisiana.
  • The median age in Powhatan is 4% higher than Louisiana.
  • In Powhatan 4.69% of the population is White.
  • In Powhatan 95.31% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Powhatan 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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      Powhatan population breakdown by race

      Black or African American95.31%32.16%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.57%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%1.83%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.09%4.75%
      In Powhatan, 0.0% 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 Powhatan, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).