Laton is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,862 people and just one neighborhood, Laton is the 636th largest community in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Laton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.19% of the Laton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Laton is a town of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Laton who work in sales jobs (17.68%), farm management occupations (14.04%) and office and administrative support (12.83%).
Another important characteristic of Laton is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small town, Laton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.