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Opelousas at a Glance

Opelousas has a total population of 22,860, of which 6,926 are children under the age of 18 and 3,620 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.8.

Total Population:
22,860
Median Age:
33.8
Males:
10,436 (45.7%)
Female:
12,424 (54.3%)
Children (0-17):
6,926 (30.3%)
Adults (18-64):
12,314 (53.9%)
Seniors (65+):
3,620 (15.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Opelousas
Married:
7,588 (33.2%)
Divorced:
1,856 (8.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Opelousas
Hispanic Ethnicity:
202 (0.88%)
White:
6,699 (29.30%)
African American:
15,801 (69.12%)
Asian:
73 (0.32%)
Pacific Islander:
4 (0.02%)
Indian:
24 (0.10%)
Other:
68 (0.30%)
Two or More:
191 (0.84%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Opelousas

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.48, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.48 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
365
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
20
Rehab Centers:
2

Wealth

The median family income is $19,966 while the median household income is $14,717. Roughly 42.01% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$19,966
Household Income:
$14,717
In Poverty:
42.01%

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