Church Point is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 4,521 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Church Point is the 100th largest community in Louisiana.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Church Point is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Church Point is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Church Point who work in office and administrative support (16.54%), sales jobs (11.00%), and maintenance occupations (8.72%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Church Point is worth considering.
One downside of living in Church Point, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.31 minutes every day commuting to work.
Church Point is a small town, 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, Church Point ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 2.41% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Church Point in 2010 was $17,907, which is lower middle income relative to Louisiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,628 for a family of four. Church Point also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.50% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Church Point is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Church Point home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Church Point residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Church Point include French Canadian, English, Acadian/Cajun, and German.
The most common language spoken in Church Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and French Creole.