Denham Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 9,783 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Denham Springs is the 48th largest community in Louisiana.
Denham Springs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (17.24%), sales jobs (11.06%), and management occupations (8.64%).
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.
Denham Springs is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Denham Springs who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.71% of the adults in Denham Springs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Denham Springs in 2010 was $25,331, 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 $101,324 for a family of four. However, Denham Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Denham Springs is a very 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 French, Irish, English, German, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Denham Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.