Denham Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 10,335 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Denham Springs is the 48th largest community in Louisiana.
Denham Springs real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Denham Springs house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Denham Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Denham Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Denham Springs is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Denham Springs who work in office and administrative support (20.19%), sales jobs (11.57%), and management occupations (9.52%).
Also of interest is that Denham Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small city, Denham Springs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Denham Springs are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.35% of adults in Denham Springs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Denham Springs in 2010 was $23,733, which is upper middle income relative to Louisiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,932 for a family of four. However, Denham Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Denham Springs is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Denham Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Denham Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Denham Springs include Irish, English, German, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Denham Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.