|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Erath is 2,018. Erath, Louisiana is the 7,581st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Erath was in 1990, when its population was 2,459. In 1990, Erath was the 6,172nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,581st largest city in the US. Erath is currently 17.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Erath has shrunk 7.9% since the year 2000. Erath, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7576||Mars Hill, North Carolina||2,022||14.4%|
|7582||Rio Hondo, Texas||2,018||1.0%|
|7583||Boonville, New York||2,017||-5.4%|
|7584||Lake Village, Arkansas||2,016||-28.4%|
|7587||Hale Center, Texas||2,015||-10.8%|
The total voting age population of Erath, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,623. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.4% of the residents of Erath are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Erath are 89.4% White, 6.4% Asian, 4.0% Black and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 6.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Erath, 16.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.8%. On a per-household basis, 15.4% of families are below the poverty line in Erath.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.2% of Erath residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.5% of Erath residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.1% have a bachelor's degree and 3.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Erath residents aged 5 and older, 21.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 14.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 6.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Erath is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Erath, 13.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Erath is $38,295.
In Erath, 66.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.4% of housing units in Erath.
Of all the housing units in Erath, 8.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Erath, 13.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Erath is $600.
In Erath, 71.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.