Galliano is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 7,847 people and just one neighborhood, Galliano is the 64th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Galliano is a blue-collar town, with 45.70% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Galliano is a town of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Galliano who work in office and administrative support (16.41%), sales jobs (8.22%) and personal care services (6.99%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Galliano 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. Galliano has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Galliano than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Galliano may be for you.
Galliano is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Galliano is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.