Delcambre is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 1,866 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Delcambre is the 165th largest community in Louisiana.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Delcambre is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.34% of the Delcambre workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Delcambre is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Delcambre who work in office and administrative support (17.04%), sales jobs (13.35%), and healthcare (5.95%).
The population of Delcambre has a very low overall level of education: only 9.35% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Delcambre in 2010 was $20,513, 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 $82,052 for a family of four. However, Delcambre contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Delcambre is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Delcambre home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Delcambre residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Delcambre include Acadian/Cajun, French Canadian, German, and English.
The most common language spoken in Delcambre is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.