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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Duson is 1,306. Duson, Louisiana is the 9,233rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Duson was in 2010, when its population was 1,716. In 2010, Duson was the 8,152nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,233rd largest city in the US. Duson is currently 23.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
Duson has shrunk 22.9% since the year 2000. Duson, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9228||Parsons, West Virginia||1,307||-10.3%|
|9234||Spring Hope, North Carolina||1,306||2.6%|
|9237||Rome City, Indiana||1,303||-21.3%|
The total voting age population of Duson, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,184. The voting age population is 45.0% male and 55.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.9% of the residents of Duson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Duson are 59.8% White, 38.8% Black, 1.0% Two or more races and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 3.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Duson, 27.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.7%. On a per-household basis, 23.4% of families are below the poverty line in Duson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.1% of Duson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 64.7% of Duson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 1.0% have a bachelor's degree and 0.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Duson residents aged 5 and older, 13.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 11.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Duson is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Duson, 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 Duson is $27,604.
In Duson, 58.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.0% of housing units in Duson.
Of all the housing units in Duson, 7.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Duson, 21.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 170 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Duson is $767.
In Duson, 62.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.