Geismar is a somewhat small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 15,093 people and just one neighborhood, Geismar is the 31st largest community in Louisiana. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Geismar, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Geismar, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Geismar’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Geismar does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $77,394.
Real Estate Prices
Geismar real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Geismar house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Geismar is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Geismar is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Geismar who work in office and administrative support (16.27%), management occupations (10.93%) and sales jobs (10.12%).
Of important note, Geismar is also a town of artists. Geismar has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Geismar’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town 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, Geismar has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Geismar a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Geismar, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.48 minutes every day commuting to work.