Beauregard Parish, LA

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2022 Population
36,553
0.373% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
John Kennedy
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
37.3
0% 1-year change
2022 Poverty Rate
13.3%
5.52% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$68,525
19.9% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$150,200
7.59% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Beauregard Parish, LA had a population of 36.6k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $68,525. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Beauregard Parish, LA grew from 36,417 to 36,553, a 0.373% increase and its median household income grew from $57,130 to $68,525, a 19.9% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Beauregard Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.99%), White (Hispanic) (1.71%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.3%).

None of the households in Beauregard Parish, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.3% of the residents in Beauregard Parish, LA are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Beauregard Parish, LA was $150,200, and the homeownership rate was 82.3%.

Most people in Beauregard Parish, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 32.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Beauregard Parish, LA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Beauregard Parish, LA is home to a population of 36.6k people, from which 99.3% are citizens. As of 2022, 1.38% of Beauregard Parish, LA residents were born outside of the country (506 people).

In 2022, there were 6.98 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (28.9k people) in Beauregard Parish, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.15k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.46k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.3%
2022 Citizenship
99%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.3% of Beauregard Parish, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Beauregard Parish, LA was 99%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Beauregard Parish, LA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    28.9k ± 230
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    4.15k ± 203
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    1.46k ± 291
3.96%
Hispanic Population
1.45k people

In 2022, there were 6.98 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (28.9k people) in Beauregard Parish, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.15k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.46k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.96% of the people in Beauregard Parish, LA are hispanic (1.45k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Beauregard Parish, LA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

1.38%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
506 people
1.58%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
575 people

As of 2022, 1.38% of Beauregard Parish, LA residents (506 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Beauregard Parish, LA was 1.58%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,014 ± 194
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    941 ± 208
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    450 ± 152

Beauregard Parish, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.08 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Beauregard Parish, LA employs 14.5k people. The largest industries in Beauregard Parish, LA are Manufacturing (2,295 people), Retail Trade (1,743 people), and Construction (1,491 people), and the highest paying industries are Manufacturing ($102,292), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($81,786), and Transportation & Warehousing ($76,090).

Occupations

14.5k
2022 Value
± 984
1.82%
1 Year growth
± 9.22%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Beauregard Parish, LA grew at a rate of 1.82%, from 14.3k employees to 14.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Beauregard Parish, LA, are Construction & Extraction Occupations (1,477 people), Production Occupations (1,466 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,350 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Beauregard Parish, LA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

14.5k
2022 Value
± 984
1.82%
1 Year growth
± 9.22%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Beauregard Parish, LA grew at a rate of 1.82%, from 14.3k employees to 14.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Beauregard Parish, LA, are Manufacturing (2,295 people), Retail Trade (1,743 people), and Construction (1,491 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Beauregard Parish, LA, though some of these residents may live in Beauregard Parish, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$69,435
Median earning men ± $4,330
$28,039
Median earning women ± $1,901

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Manufacturing ($105,315), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($95,795), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($90,461).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Manufacturing ($76,058), Public Administration ($54,250), and Information ($47,059).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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1.78%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.94M people employed in Louisiana. This represents a 1.78% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 14.4%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Louisiana.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 195
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  2. 185
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 132
    Retail Trade

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Beauregard County, LA went to Donald J. Trump with 83% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (15.5%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.05%).

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing the state of Louisiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Louisiana

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Bill Cassidy
Senator from Louisiana2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015
John Kennedy
Senator from Louisiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing Louisiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Louisiana

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Louisiana have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.03% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.811% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.2M), Some college (811k), and Secondary Education (604k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Beauregard Parish, LA was $150,200 in 2022, which is 0.533 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $139,600 to $150,200, a 7.59% increase. The homeownership rate in Beauregard Parish, LA is 82.3%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Beauregard Parish, LA have an average commute time of 32.7 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Beauregard Parish, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Beauregard Parish, LA is $68,525. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Beauregard Parish, LA was Census Tract 9602 with a value of $90,071, followed by Census Tract 9605 and Census Tract 9604, with respective values of $80,978 and $59,931.

Property

$150,200
Median Property Value 2022
±$12,526
$11,181
Median Property Taxes
±$799

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Beauregard Parish, LA the largest share of households pay taxes in the None range.

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Rent vs Own

82.3%
Homeownership
2022
64.1%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 82.3% of the housing units in Beauregard Parish, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 81%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9602
  2. Census Tract 9605
  3. Census Tract 9604

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Beauregard Parish, LA was Census Tract 9602 with a value of $90,071, followed by Census Tract 9605 and Census Tract 9604, with respective values of $80,978 and $59,931.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Beauregard Parish, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$68,525
Median Household Income
± $6,225
13.6k
Number of Households
± 878

In 2022, the median household income of the 13.6k households in Beauregard Parish, LA grew to $68,525 from the previous year's value of $57,130.

The following chart displays the households in Beauregard Parish, LA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Beauregard Parish, LA is from Louisiana.
0.466
2022 Wage GINI in Louisiana
0.467
2021 Wage GINI in Louisiana

In 2022, the income inequality in Louisiana was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.313% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Louisiana was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Louisiana in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (84.4%)
  2. Carpooled (9.87%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.29%)

In 2022, 84.4% of workers in Beauregard Parish, LA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.87%) and those who worked at home (3.29%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

32.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Beauregard Parish, LA have a longer commute time (32.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 4.24% of the workforce in Beauregard Parish, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Beauregard Parish, LA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Beauregard Parish, LA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

13.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Beauregard Parish, LA (4.77k out of 35.8k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Males 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Beauregard Parish, LA is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

92.1% of the population of Beauregard Parish, LA has health coverage, with 41.6% on employee plans, 22.3% on Medicaid, 10.2% on Medicare, 15.2% on non-group plans, and 2.75% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Beauregard Parish, LA see 2344 patients per year on average, which represents a 5.64% decrease from the previous year (2484 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 4209 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1515 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.8% were men and 49.2% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,344 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Beauregard Parish, LA

Primary care physicians in Beauregard Parish, LA see an average of 2,344 patients per year. This represents a 5.64% decrease from the previous year (2,484 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Beauregard Parish, LA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 27.2% under 18 years, 19.8% between 18 and 34 years, 37.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 15.7% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.8% were men and 49.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

7.88%
Uninsured
41.6%
Employer Coverage
22.3%
Medicaid
10.2%
Medicare
15.2%
Non-Group
2.75%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Beauregard Parish, LA grew by 16.2% from 6.78% to 7.88%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Beauregard Parish, LA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 73 in Beauregard Parish, LA.

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Health Behaviors

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In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 37.5% in Beauregard Parish, LA.

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Clinical Care

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In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 11% in Beauregard Parish, LA.

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