|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bernice is 1,337. Bernice, Louisiana is the 9,136th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bernice was in 2000, when its population was 1,807. In 2000, Bernice was the 7,800th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,136th largest city in the US. Bernice is currently 26.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Bernice has shrunk 26.0% since the year 2000. Bernice, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9130||Nora Springs, Iowa||1,341||-12.2%|
|9132||Grand Marais, Minnesota||1,340||-3.6%|
|9137||Hewlett Harbor, New York||1,337||5.1%|
|9138||Loving, New Mexico||1,337||-0.1%|
|9139||Oxford, New York||1,337||-15.4%|
|9140||Pilot Rock, Oregon||1,337||-12.7%|
|9141||Silver Lake, Kansas||1,337||-1.5%|
The total voting age population of Bernice, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,127. The voting age population is 42.2% male and 57.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.8% of the residents of Bernice are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bernice are 60.3% Black, 38.2% White, 1.2% Other and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 9.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bernice, 33.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 56.2%. On a per-household basis, 27.0% of families are below the poverty line in Bernice.
Among those aged 16 and older, 42.4% of Bernice residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.6% of Bernice residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bernice residents aged 5 and older, 4.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bernice is 4.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bernice, 10.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bernice is $22,219.
In Bernice, 51.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.7% of housing units in Bernice.
Of all the housing units in Bernice, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Bernice, 9.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bernice is $471.
In Bernice, 29.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.