Slaughter demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)24110891
Median age34.736.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%43%43%
Speak English93%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Slaughter, LA has a population of 1,322 and is the 13,459th largest city in the United States. The population density is 241 per sq mi which is 123% higher than the Louisiana average and 166% higher than the national average. The median age in Slaughter is 35 which is approximately 4% lower than the Louisiana average of 36. In Slaughter, 67% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 78% of Slaughter residents were born in Louisiana, 18% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Slaughter is 123% higher than Louisiana.
  • The median age in Slaughter is 4% lower than Louisiana.
  • In Slaughter 86.54% of the population is White.
  • In Slaughter 12.41% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Slaughter 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Slaughter, LA Demographics To Other Cities


      Slaughter population breakdown by race

      Black or African American12.41%32.16%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.57%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.06%1.83%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.09%4.75%
      In Slaughter, 1.4% 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 Slaughter, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).