Breaux Bridge is a somewhat small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 8,395 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Breaux Bridge is the 59th largest community in Louisiana.
Unlike some cities, Breaux Bridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Breaux Bridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Breaux Bridge is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Breaux Bridge who work in office and administrative support (17.87%), management occupations (8.77%), and sales jobs (7.56%).
Breaux Bridge is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Breaux Bridge rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.10% of adults 25 and older in Breaux Bridge have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Breaux Bridge in 2010 was $20,619, 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 $82,476 for a family of four. However, Breaux Bridge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Breaux Bridge is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Breaux Bridge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Breaux Bridge residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Breaux Bridge include French Canadian, Italian, Acadian/Cajun, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Breaux Bridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and French Creole.