In 2019, Louisiana had a population of 4.65M people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $51,073. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Louisiana declined from 4.66M to 4.65M, a −0.24% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,905 to $51,073, a 6.61% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Louisiana are White (Non-Hispanic) (58.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (32.1%), White (Hispanic) (3.59%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.74%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.7%). 7.77% of the households in Louisiana speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.5% of the residents in Louisiana are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Louisiana are Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (7,218 degrees awarded in 2019), Tulane University of Louisiana (4,778 degrees), and University of Louisiana at Lafayette (3,445 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Louisiana was $172,100, and the homeownership rate was 66.5%. Most people in Louisiana drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Louisiana was 2 cars per household.