In 2020, Natchitoches, LA had a population of 17.7k people with a median age of 25.9 and a median household income of $23,967. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Natchitoches, LA declined from 17,898 to 17,711, a −1.04% decrease and its median household income grew from $21,715 to $23,967, a 10.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Natchitoches, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (58.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (35%), Other (Non-Hispanic) (1.63%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (1.2%), and White (Hispanic) (1.11%).
None of the households in Natchitoches, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.2% of the residents in Natchitoches, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Natchitoches, LA are Northwestern State University of Louisiana (2,076 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Natchitoches, LA was $171,000, and the homeownership rate was 37.2%. Most people in Natchitoches, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Natchitoches, LA was 2 cars per household.