DeQuincy is a very small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,174 people and just one neighborhood, DeQuincy is the 123rd largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, DeQuincy is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.21% of the DeQuincy workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, DeQuincy is a city of professionals, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in DeQuincy who work in teaching (14.09%), office and administrative support (11.54%) and sales jobs (8.12%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, DeQuincy has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes DeQuincy a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
DeQuincy 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.