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Poydras, Louisiana (LA) Poverty Rate Data
Information about poor and low-income residents


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37.5% of Poydras, LA residents had an income below the poverty level in 2019, which was 49.3% greater than the poverty level of 19.0% across the entire state of Louisiana. Taking into account residents not living in families, 16.3% of high school graduates and 46.8% of non high school graduates live in poverty. The poverty rate was 21.3% among disabled males and 20.4% among disabled females. The renting rate among poor residents was 25.4%. For comparison, it was 15.4% among residents with income above the poverty level.

Poverty rates in Poydras, LA

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
Poydras:

37.5%
Whole state:

19.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
Poydras:

26.3%
Whole state:

8.7%

Poverty rate among disabled males:
Poydras:

21.3%
Louisiana:

21.4%
Disability rate in this place among poor males (it is 20.5% among male residents who are not classified as poor):
Poydras:

39.9%
Louisiana:

29.2%

Poverty rate among disabled females:
Poydras:

20.4%
Louisiana:

28.2%
Disability rate in this place among poor females (it is 17.5% among female residents who are not classified as poor):
Poydras:

25.1%
Louisiana:

28.3%

Renting rate in this place among poor and not poor residents:
Residents below poverty level:

25.4%
Residents above poverty level:

15.4%

Poverty by age in Poydras, LA

Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Poydras
  • Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Poydras,LA (percentage below poverty level)
  • 70.0%Under 5 years
  • 59.0%6 to 11 years
  • 43.0%12 to 14 years
  • 77.0%15 years
  • 100.0%18 to 24 years
  • 16.0%25 to 34 years
  • 13.0%35 to 44 years
  • 33.0%45 to 54 years
  • 18.0%55 to 64 years
  • 8.0%65 to 74 years
  • 38.0%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Poydras
  • Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Poydras,LA (percentage below poverty level)
  • 0.0%Under 5 years
  • 71.0%6 to 11 years
  • 63.0%12 to 14 years
  • 80.0%16 and 17 years
  • 100.0%18 to 24 years
  • 27.0%25 to 34 years
  • 68.0%35 to 44 years
  • 18.0%45 to 54 years
  • 47.0%55 to 64 years
  • 13.0%65 to 74 years
  • 12.0%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Poydras, LA
  • Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Poydras,LA (% below half of poverty level)
  • 0.0%Under 5 years
  • 0.0%5 years
  • 4.2%6 to 11 years
  • 0.0%12 to 14 years
  • 0.0%15 years
  • 7.9%16 and 17 years
  • 8.3%18 to 24 years
  • 4.8%25 to 34 years
  • 1.2%35 to 44 years
  • 12.0%45 to 54 years
  • 5.0%55 to 64 years
  • 5.2%65 to 74 years
  • 0.0%75 years and over

Poverty by race and place of birth in Poydras, LA

Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Poydras, LA
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Poydras, LA (%)
  • 39.2%White
  • 39.0%Black
  • 18.2%2+ races
  • 37.4%Hispanic
Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Poydras, LA
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Poydras, LA (absolute numbers)
  • 861White
  • 89Black
  • 182+ races
  • 109Hispanic
Poverty status for native-born residents
  • 37.4%Below poverty level
  • 62.6%Above poverty level
Poverty status for foreign-born residents
  • 18.0%Below poverty level
  • 82.0%Above poverty level

Poverty in families in Poydras, LA

Children below poverty level:
Poydras, Louisiana:

59.1%
State:

26.8%
Poverty rate among high school graduates not in families:
Poydras:

16.3%
Louisiana:

24.3%
Poverty rate among people who did not graduate high school not in families:
Poydras:

46.8%
Louisiana:

51.2%
Poor families by family type
  • 18.9%Married-couple family
  • 31.7%Male, no wife present
  • 49.4%Female, no husband present
Breakdown of poor residents in Poydras not in families by work experience
  • 9.5%Worked full-time, year-round
  • 29.7%Worked part-time
  • 60.8%Did not work
Breakdown of poor married-couple families by work experience
  • 0.0%Both worked full-time
  • 0.0%One full-time, other part-time
  • 23.3%One full-time, other didn't work
  • 0.0%Both worked part-time
  • 23.3%One part-time, other didn't work
  • 53.4%Both didn't work

Other data

Year house/condo built for residents below and above poverty levels
  • Owners below poverty level
  • 4.2%1999 to 2000
  • 0.0%1995 to 1998
  • 6.6%1990 to 1994
  • 41.9%1980 to 1989
  • 32.3%1970 to 1979
  • 9.0%1960 to 1969
  • 0.0%1950 to 1959
  • 0.0%1940 to 1949
  • 6.0%1939 or earlier
  • Owners above poverty level
  • 1.1%1999 to 2000
  • 6.3%1995 to 1998
  • 6.8%1990 to 1994
  • 22.1%1980 to 1989
  • 38.5%1970 to 1979
  • 14.6%1960 to 1969
  • 7.1%1950 to 1959
  • 2.4%1940 to 1949
  • 1.1%1939 or earlier
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