Tensas Parish, LA has a population of 4,793 people with a median age of 42.6 and a median household income of $22,385. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Tensas Parish, LA declined from 4,893 to 4,793, a 2.04% decrease and its median household income declined from $22,940 to $22,385, a 2.42% decrease.
The population of Tensas Parish, LA is 55.6% Black, 42.1% White, and 1.73% Hispanic. 2.42% of the people in Tensas Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Tensas Parish, LA are Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, with 6,480 graduates, Tulane University of Louisiana, with 4,471 graduates, and South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial Campus, with 4,124 graduates.
The median property value in Tensas Parish, LA is $57,200, and the homeownership rate is 60.4%. Most people in Tensas Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Tensas Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.
Tensas Parish, LA is the 64th most populated county in Louisiana and borders Catahoula Parish, LA; Concordia Parish, LA; Franklin Parish, LA; Madison Parish, LA; Adams County, MS; Claiborne County, MS; Jefferson County, MS; Warren County, MS& 3 more.