Jonesville is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 2,181 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jonesville is the 152nd largest community in Louisiana.
Unlike some towns, Jonesville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Jonesville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jonesville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jonesville who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (11.89%), office and administrative support (9.76%), and sales jobs (9.76%).
Jonesville 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 Jonesville, just 10.20% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Jonesville in 2010 was $14,800, which is low income relative to Louisiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $59,200 for a family of four. However, Jonesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Jonesville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.76% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Jonesville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Jonesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jonesville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Jonesville include French , German, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Jonesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.