|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hammond is 19,976. Hammond, Louisiana is the 1,873rd largest city in the US.
Hammond is located entirely in Tangipahoa Parish.
The peak population of Hammond was in 2010, when its population was 20,019. In 2010, Hammond was the 1,723rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,873rd largest city in the US. Hammond is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Hammond has grown 12.9% since the 2000. Hammond, Louisiana's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Hammond has a population density of 1,428.5 people per square mile.
|1867||Mayfield Heights, Ohio||20,044||3.6%|
|1870||Brigham City, Utah||19,998||14.4%|
|1872||Punta Gorda, Florida||19,981||37.6%|
|1874||Sand Springs, Oklahoma||19,973||13.7%|
|1875||Forest Park, Ohio||19,971||2.9%|
|1876||Plattsburgh, New York||19,909||5.7%|
|1878||West Haven, Utah||19,880||396.2%|
|1879||Mamaroneck, New York||19,877||7.5%|
The total voting age population of Hammond, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,724. The voting age population is 43.6% male and 56.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.3% of the residents of Hammond are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hammond are 49.2% White, 47.9% Black, 1.4% Asian, 1.2% Two or more races, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 4.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hammond, 31.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 46.3%. On a per-household basis, 23.9% of families are below the poverty line in Hammond.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.9% of Hammond residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.1% of Hammond residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.5% have a bachelor's degree and 11.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hammond residents aged 5 and older, 5.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hammond is 7.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hammond, 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 Hammond is $36,921.
In Hammond, 47.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.8% of housing units in Hammond.
Of all the housing units in Hammond, 5.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Hammond, 22.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hammond is $796.
In Hammond, 81.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.