Haughton is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 4,539 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Haughton is the 117th largest community in Louisiana. Much of the housing stock in Haughton was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Haughton economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Haughton, where the median household income is $47,178.00.
Unlike some towns, Haughton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Haughton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Haughton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Haughton who work in sales jobs (16.86%), office and administrative support (14.37%), and teaching (9.33%).
Haughton is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Haughton, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Haughton 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.
In terms of college education, Haughton is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.32% of adults 25 and older in Haughton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Haughton in 2018 was $26,476, 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 $105,904 for a family of four. However, Haughton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Haughton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Haughton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Haughton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Haughton include German, Irish, English, French, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Haughton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.