Church Point is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 4,443 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Church Point is the 100th largest community in Louisiana.
Church Point is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Church Point is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Church Point who work in office and administrative support (21.83%), sales jobs (10.88%), and maintenance occupations (7.97%).
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 35.02 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Church Point does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Church Point has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 4.11% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Church Point in 2010 was $22,356, 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 $89,424 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 32.51% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Church Point is a very 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, Acadian/Cajun, French Canadian, English, and German.
The most common language spoken in Church Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and French Creole.