Church Point, LA

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Living in Church Point

Church Point is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 4,454 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Church Point is the 100th largest community in Louisiana.

Unlike some towns, Church Point isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Church Point are a mix of both white- and blue-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%).

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Church Point has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Church Point has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Church Point than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Church Point may be for you.

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.

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 4.11% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

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.

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