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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Donaldsonville is 6,762. Donaldsonville, Louisiana is the 4,061st largest city in the US.
Donaldsonville is located entirely in Ascension Parish.
The peak population of Donaldsonville was in 1990, when its population was 8,062. In 1990, Donaldsonville was the 2,906th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,061st largest city in the US. Donaldsonville is currently 16.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Donaldsonville has shrunk 11.3% since the year 2000. Donaldsonville, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Donaldsonville has a population density of 1,964.6 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of Donaldsonville, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,007. The voting age population is 44.6% male and 55.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.6% of the residents of Donaldsonville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Donaldsonville are 75.1% Black, 22.7% White, 2.0% Two or more races and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 1.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Donaldsonville, 38.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 65.9%. On a per-household basis, 34.5% of families are below the poverty line in Donaldsonville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.1% of Donaldsonville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.1% of Donaldsonville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.1% have a bachelor's degree and 2.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Donaldsonville residents aged 5 and older, 3.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Donaldsonville is 12.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Donaldsonville, 16.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Donaldsonville is $25,551.
In Donaldsonville, 61.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.8% of housing units in Donaldsonville.
Of all the housing units in Donaldsonville, 10.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Donaldsonville, 9.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 310 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Donaldsonville is $626.
In Donaldsonville, 63.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.