Poverty in Merryville, Louisiana

What is the poverty rate in Merryville, Louisiana?
The poverty rate in Merryville is 23.9%. One out of every 4.2 residents of Merryville lives in poverty.

How many people in Merryville, Louisiana live in poverty?
291 of 1,219 Merryville residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.

How does the poverty rate in Merryville compare to the rest of Louisiana?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Louisiana is 19.6%, meaning Merryville has a meaningfully higher than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Louisiana.

Source: 2017 ACS 5 Year

Merryville, Louisiana Poverty Rate By Race

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Merryville, Louisiana Poverty Rate By Sex

What is the poverty rate for men vs women living in Merryville, Louisiana?

Male

The Poverty Rate for men who live in Merryville, Louisiana is 19.6%.

Female

The Poverty Rate for women who live in Merryville, Louisiana is 28.2%.

Poverty Rate Disparity for Male vs Female Residents of Merryville, Louisiana

Female residents of Merryville, Louisiana are dramatically(43%) more likely to live in poverty than males.

120 of 612 males in Merryville live below the poverty line.

171 of 607 females in Merryville live below the poverty line.

Merryville, Louisiana Poverty Rate By Age

What's the Poverty Rate By Age in Merryville, Louisiana?

Merryville, Louisiana Poverty Rate Distribution by Age

Breakdown of Merryville, Louisiana Poverty Rate By Age

Age Poverty Rate

Children Under 6

14.5%

Children 6 to 11 Years Old

12.1%

Adolescents 12 to 17 Years Old

16.8%

Adults 18 to 59 Years Old

28.2%

Adults 60 to 74 Years Old

25.2%

75 to 84 Years Old

10.5%

Over 85 Years Old

44.4%

Merryville, Louisiana Poverty Rate By Place of Birth

What is the poverty rate for residents of Merryville, Louisiana born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

US Citizen

The Poverty Rate for residents of Merryville, Louisiana who were born citizens of the United States is 23.9%.

Foreign

The Poverty Rate for residents of Merryville, Louisiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 0.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Merryville, Louisiana born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Merryville, Louisiana who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 1,216 residents of Merryville, Louisiana who were born citizens of the United States, 291 (23.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 0 (0.0%) of 3 residents of Merryville, Louisiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in Merryville, Louisiana

The poverty rate in Merryville is 23.9%.
Merryville is in Beauregard Parish.
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Merryville 23.9%

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