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 service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Church Point who work in office and administrative support (13.00%), sales jobs (11.38%), and maintenance occupations (10.42%).
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.
Church Point ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 4.64% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Church Point in 2010 was $17,894, which is lower middle income relative to Louisiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $71,576 for a family of four. However, Church Point contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Church Point also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.79% 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 Acadian/Cajun, French Canadian, English, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Church Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.