|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of La Rue is 679. La Rue, Ohio is the 11,919th largest city in the US.
The peak population of La Rue was in 1990, when its population was 822. In 1990, La Rue was the 10,685th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,919th largest city in the US. La Rue is currently 17.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
La Rue has shrunk 12.2% since the year 2000. La Rue, Ohio's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11914||Sedalia, North Carolina||680||10.0%|
|11919||La Rue, Ohio||679||-12.2%|
|11920||Lake Benton, Minnesota||679||-3.5%|
|11921||Melbourne Village, Florida||679||-3.6%|
|11923||New Berlin, Texas||679||32.6%|
The total voting age population of La Rue, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 512. The voting age population is 52.1% male and 47.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of La Rue are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of La Rue are 93.9% White, 4.9% Two or more races and 1.2% Other. Additionally, 4.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In La Rue, 21.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.0%. On a per-household basis, 16.4% of families are below the poverty line in La Rue.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.9% of La Rue residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.7% of La Rue residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among La Rue residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in La Rue is 6.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In La Rue, 13.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in La Rue is $41,618.
In La Rue, 56.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.5% of housing units in La Rue.
Of all the housing units in La Rue, 48.3% of them were build before 1940.
In La Rue, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in La Rue is $661.
In La Rue, 80.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.