Baskin is a tiny village located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 248 people and just one neighborhood, Baskin is the 279th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Baskin is a blue-collar town, with 37.61% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Baskin is a village of sales and office workers, managers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Baskin who work in sales jobs (19.66%), management occupations (17.95%) and farm management occupations (11.97%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Baskin work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Of important note, Baskin is also a village of artists. Baskin has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Baskin’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Baskin 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.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Baskin has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Baskin has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Baskin than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Baskin may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Baskin doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.