Arabi, LA


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Arabi profile

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 service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Arabi who work in food service (14.20%), office and administrative support (13.84%), and healthcare (6.53%).

The citizens of Arabi are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.57% of adults in Arabi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Arabi in 2010 was $20,297, which is middle income relative to Louisiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,188 for a family of four. However, Arabi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Arabi is a somewhat 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. Arabi also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.46% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Arabi include German, English, Italian, and Irish.

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