|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rayville is 3,283. Rayville, Louisiana is the 5,986th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Rayville was in 1990, when its population was 4,495. In 1990, Rayville was the 4,352nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,986th largest city in the US. Rayville is currently 27.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Rayville has shrunk 22.2% since the year 2000. Rayville, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5980||Berwyn Heights, Maryland||3,298||11.5%|
|5984||Eagle Lake, Minnesota||3,286||79.9%|
|5985||Rush City, Minnesota||3,286||54.1%|
|5988||Hamburg, New Jersey||3,282||4.2%|
The total voting age population of Rayville, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,397. The voting age population is 44.1% male and 55.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.9% of the residents of Rayville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rayville are 74.2% Black, 20.9% White, 2.6% Two or more races and 2.2% Asian. Additionally, 1.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rayville, 49.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 68.5%. On a per-household basis, 51.5% of families are below the poverty line in Rayville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 47.2% of Rayville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.9% of Rayville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 5.4% have a bachelor's degree and 2.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rayville residents aged 5 and older, 5.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rayville is 0.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rayville, 25.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rayville is $19,950.
In Rayville, 33.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 66.8% of housing units in Rayville.
Of all the housing units in Rayville, 2.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Rayville, 12.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 190 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rayville is $646.
In Rayville, 45.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.