Arabi, LA

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Living in Arabi

Arabi is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 4,497 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Arabi is the 111th largest community in Louisiana.

Arabi real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Arabi house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Arabi isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Arabi are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Arabi is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Arabi who work in food service (10.15%), healthcare (8.77%), and office and administrative support (8.05%).

Of important note, Arabi is also a town of artists. Arabi has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Arabi’s character.

Also of interest is that Arabi has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The citizens of Arabi are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.89% of adults in Arabi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Arabi in 2018 was $24,143, which is upper middle income relative to Louisiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,572 for a family of four. However, Arabi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Arabi is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Arabi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Arabi residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Arabi include Italian, French, German, English, and Irish.

The most common language spoken in Arabi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.