Demographics

Population (year 2000): 13,682
Est. population in July 2002: 13,729 (+0.3% change)
Males: 6,497 (47.5%), Females: 7,185 (52.5%)
 
Median resident age: 37.7 years
Median household income: $34,841 (year 2000)
Median house value: $59,500 (year 2000)
 
Ethnicity Breakdown:
 
White Non-Hispanic (48.1%)
Black (34.7%)
Hispanic (15.4%)
Other race (6.2%)
Two or more races (2.3%)
American Indian (0.9%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)
 
Ancestries: German (9.2%), United States (7.7%), Irish (6.4%), English (5.9%), French (3.2%)
 
Census Information:
 

Historical Populations

 

Year

La Marque

County

State

2000

13,682

250,158

20,851,820

1990

14,120

217,399

16,986,510

1980

15,372

195,940

14,229,191

1970

16,131

169,812

11,196,730

1960

13,969

140,364

9,579,67

1950

7,350

113,066

 

Persons/Sq. Mile

1,102

575

79.6

Area (in Sq. Mile)

14.7

399

3,537,441

Average Elevation

12