|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lecompte is 825. Lecompte, Louisiana is the 11,050th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lecompte was in 1990, when its population was 1,573. In 1990, Lecompte was the 7,877th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,050th largest city in the US. Lecompte is currently 47.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Lecompte has shrunk 39.6% since the year 2000. Lecompte, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11044||Greers Ferry, Arkansas||826||-11.0%|
|11048||Interlaken, New Jersey||825||-8.6%|
|11049||La Fontaine, Indiana||825||-8.2%|
|11051||Rural Valley, Pennsylvania||825||-10.2%|
|11052||Sodus Point, New York||825||-28.8%|
The total voting age population of Lecompte, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 793. The voting age population is 50.9% male and 49.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of Lecompte are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lecompte are 54.4% Black, 39.5% White, 3.6% Two or more races and 2.4% American Indian. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lecompte, 18.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.1%. On a per-household basis, 9.3% of families are below the poverty line in Lecompte.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.0% of Lecompte residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.6% of Lecompte residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.3% have a bachelor's degree and 4.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lecompte residents aged 5 and older, 2.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lecompte is 10.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lecompte, 30.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lecompte is $30,833.
In Lecompte, 62.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.7% of housing units in Lecompte.
Of all the housing units in Lecompte, 14.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Lecompte, 14.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lecompte is $613.
In Lecompte, 63.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.