Prairieville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,3518991
Median age33.936.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%43%43%
Speak English92%92%79%
Speak Spanish5%4%13%
Prairieville, LA has a population of 29,732 and is the 1,444th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,351 per sq mi which is 1423% higher than the Louisiana average and 1391% higher than the national average. The median age in Prairieville is 34 which is approximately 6% lower than the Louisiana average of 36. In Prairieville, 64% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 92% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 77% of Prairieville residents were born in Louisiana, 20% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Prairieville is 1423% higher than Louisiana.
  • The median age in Prairieville is 6% lower than Louisiana.
  • In Prairieville 82.67% of the population is White.
  • In Prairieville 10.93% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Prairieville 1.76% of the population is Asian.

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Prairieville population breakdown by race

Black or African American10.93%32.16%12.63%
American Indian0.05%0.57%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race4.22%1.83%3.06%
Other race0.37%1.09%4.75%
In Prairieville, 5.4% 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 Prairieville, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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