Ball is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,990 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ball is the 103rd largest community in Louisiana.
Ball is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ball is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ball who work in office and administrative support (16.72%), sales jobs (14.28%), and food service (10.06%).
Also of interest is that Ball has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall crime rate in Ball is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ball has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ball a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.02 minutes getting to work every day.
The citizens of Ball are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.62% of adults in Ball have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Ball in 2010 was $22,920, 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 $91,680 for a family of four. However, Ball contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ball home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ball residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ball include French , English, German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ball is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Arabic.