According to the most recent Bienville Parish Louisiana demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Bienville Parish depicts it has a Population 2021 of 13,130 which is the second smallest when sorted by population of all the other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest population in the area is Lincoln Parish which shows a population of 48,415 (approximately 3.7 times bigger). Figure 3 uses the Bienville Parish population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Bienville Parish Louisiana shows a decline of 1,223 (9%).
The total Bienville Parish Louisiana greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Bienville Parish shows it has a Population Change of -8.5% which is the third most population percent change of all other counties in the greater Bienville Parish region.
Looking at the Bienville Parish population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Bienville Parish Louisiana depicts it has 16 people per square mile which is the second smallest in order of population density of all the other counties in the greater region. The next higher when ranked by population density is Claiborne Parish 18.3% larger with population density of 19. The county with the highest population density in the area is Lincoln Parish which shows a people per square mile of 103 ( markedly bigger). Figure 6 provides Bienville Parish demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Bienville Parish depicts it has a Median Age of 42.1 which is more than all other counties in the greater Bienville Parish region.
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Bienville Parish population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Bienville Parish Louisiana has the largest proportion of people between 50 and 59 yeasr old at 13.6% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 9 shows the Bienville Parish Louisiana Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Bienville Parish shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 2.0% which is the third most Hispanic Population of all other counties in the greater Bienville Parish region.
Bienville Parish Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Bienville Parish has the largest proportion of percent divorced at 10% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Bienville Parish households. Bienville Parish depicts it has a Family Size of 3.4 which is less than most other counties in the local area. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Red River Parish which shows an average family size of 3.5 (only about 3.3% larger).
Looking at Bienville Parish households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Bienville Parish shows it has a Married-couple family of 63% which is the second smallest in terms of percent of people in a husband and wife family of all the other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Winn Parish which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 69% (9.5% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Bienville Parish shows it has a Birth Rate of 1.5% which is the smallest as measured by percent of women who gave birth of all the other counties in the surrounding region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Claiborne Parish which depicts a birth rate of 8.4% ( markedly bigger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 15 to 19 at 49% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Bienville Parish households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Bienville Parish depicts it has a Total Single People of 57% which is the third most percent single people of all other counties in the greater Bienville Parish region. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Lincoln Parish which shows a percent single of 65% (13.5% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Bienville Parish is 13.6% larger. Also, in comparison with the state of Louisiana, percent of people who are single for any reason of 54%, Bienville Parish is only about 5.3% larger.
Bienville Parish Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 at 58% of the total and is ranked #3. Only #2 Webster Parish (66%), and #1 Winn Parish (79%) are larger. Second, it has the largest proportion of non citizens who entered the US between 2000 to 2009 at 42% of the total and is ranked #1.
Bienville Parish Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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