Lacombe is a somewhat small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 9,143 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lacombe is the 54th largest community in Louisiana.
Lacombe real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Lacombe house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Lacombe isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lacombe are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lacombe is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lacombe who work in sales jobs (13.72%), office and administrative support (9.86%), and management occupations (9.31%).
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, Lacombe has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lacombe a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Lacombe, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.72 minutes every day commuting to work.
Lacombe 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.
The citizens of Lacombe are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.31% of adults in Lacombe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Lacombe in 2010 was $25,776, which is wealthy relative to Louisiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,104 for a family of four. However, Lacombe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lacombe is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Lacombe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lacombe residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lacombe include German, Italian, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Lacombe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.