|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Amite City is 3,811. Amite City, Louisiana is the 5,561st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Amite City was in 1990, when its population was 4,269. In 1990, Amite City was the 4,500th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,561st largest city in the US. Amite City is currently 10.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Amite City has shrunk 7.2% since the year 2000. Amite City, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5555||Montgomery, New York||3,822||4.1%|
|5558||Boyne City, Michigan||3,817||8.5%|
|5561||Amite City, Louisiana||3,811||-7.2%|
|5563||Troutman, North Carolina||3,809||115.6%|
|5565||Merchantville, New Jersey||3,803||0.1%|
The total voting age population of Amite City, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,859. The voting age population is 55.4% male and 44.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.2% of the residents of Amite City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Amite City are 55.3% Black, 41.1% White, 2.2% Asian, 1.1% American Indian and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Amite City, 21.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.8%. On a per-household basis, 22.1% of families are below the poverty line in Amite City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.9% of Amite City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.2% of Amite City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Amite City residents aged 5 and older, 2.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Amite City is 16.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Amite City, 16.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Amite City is $48,140.
In Amite City, 72.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.4% of housing units in Amite City.
Of all the housing units in Amite City, 8.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Amite City, 2.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Amite City is $803.
In Amite City, 82.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.