|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gueydan is 1,137. Gueydan, Louisiana is the 9,744th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gueydan was in 1990, when its population was 1,840. In 1990, Gueydan was the 7,255th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,744th largest city in the US. Gueydan is currently 38.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Gueydan has shrunk 29.2% since the year 2000. Gueydan, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9738||Cripple Creek, Colorado||1,139||2.4%|
|9739||Cut and Shoot, Texas||1,139||-2.4%|
|9740||Iva, South Carolina||1,139||-1.6%|
|9746||Oak Grove Heights, Arkansas||1,137||55.9%|
|9749||Calverton Park, Missouri||1,135||-14.1%|
|9750||Hagaman, New York||1,135||-16.1%|
The total voting age population of Gueydan, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 998. The voting age population is 42.6% male and 57.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.0% of the residents of Gueydan are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gueydan are 82.9% White, 15.1% Black, 1.0% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 2.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gueydan, 24.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.1%. On a per-household basis, 21.0% of families are below the poverty line in Gueydan.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.3% of Gueydan residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.5% of Gueydan residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gueydan residents aged 5 and older, 13.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 13.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gueydan is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gueydan, 11.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gueydan is $33,611.
In Gueydan, 68.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.5% of housing units in Gueydan.
Of all the housing units in Gueydan, 18.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Gueydan, 4.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gueydan is $537.
In Gueydan, 73.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.