From a total population of 6,320, Ponchatoula has a median age of 30.3. The average age of males, in Ponchatoula, is 31.2 while the average age of females is 29.8. When you compare this to median age of Louisiana, Ponchatoula is 5.7 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Ponchatoula, is $21,912 while the average household income is $38,435. When comparing the median income of people living in Ponchatoula to the rest of Louisiana, the average income in Ponchatoula is $2,863 less.