Livingston is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 1,974 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Livingston is the 169th largest community in Louisiana. Livingston has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Livingston, where the median household income is $56,500.00.
Livingston is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Livingston is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Livingston who work in office and administrative support (15.07%), management occupations (11.53%), and sales jobs (9.91%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Livingston is worth considering.
Livingston 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 education level of Livingston citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.74% of adults 25 and older in Livingston have a college degree.
The per capita income in Livingston in 2018 was $28,738, which is wealthy relative to Louisiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,952 for a family of four. However, Livingston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Livingston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Livingston residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Livingston include Irish, French, German, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Livingston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.