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Demographics

Maringouin is a town in Iberville Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 1,262 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area.

  • 1910
  • 2000
  • 2010

There were 421 households out of which 40.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.7% were married couples living together, 27.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.1% were non-families. 20.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.00 and the average family size was 3.43.

In the town the population was spread out with 33.1% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 24.3% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 13.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 80.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 73.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $23,816, and the median income for a family was $28,359. Males had a median income of $27,917 versus $19,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,817. About 27.5% of families and 31.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 39.2% of those under age 18 and 22.1% of those age 65 or over.

Historical Population

 Census  Population
 1910 447
1920 399 -10.7%
1930 518 29.8%
1940 708 36.7%
1950 898 26.8%
1960 1,168 30.1%
1970 1,365 16.9%
1980 1,291 -5.4%
1990 1,149 -11.0%
2000 1,262 9.8%
2010 1,098 -13.0%
Est. 2014 1,077 -1.9%

U.S. Decennial Census

Demographics Maringouin - Parish Contacts

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Demographics Maringouin - Comprhensive Plan