Castor is a tiny village located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 249 people and just one neighborhood, Castor is the 278th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Castor, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 53.33% of Castor’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Castor is a village of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Castor who work in office and administrative support (25.00%), farm management occupations (15.00%) and community and social services (6.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Castor’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in Castor is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Castor, the average commute to work is 33.35 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Castor does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.