Downsville is a tiny village located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 139 people and just one neighborhood, Downsville is the 288th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Downsville is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.23% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Downsville is a village of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Downsville who work in management occupations (25.53%), sales jobs (20.21%) and office and administrative support (10.64%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Downsville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Downsville 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. Downsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Downsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Downsville may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Downsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.