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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Breaux Bridge who work in office and administrative support (18.53%), sales jobs (14.25%), and management occupations (6.95%).
Being a small city, Breaux Bridge does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Breaux Bridge are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.47% of adults in Breaux Bridge have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Breaux Bridge in 2010 was $20,588, 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 $82,352 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 Acadian/Cajun, French Canadian, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Breaux Bridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and French Creole.