Lockport is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 2,531 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lockport is the 142nd largest community in Louisiana.
Lockport is a blue-collar town, with 43.70% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Lockport is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Lockport who work in office and administrative support (14.72%), sales jobs (11.67%), and teaching (4.93%).
Lockport 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 population of Lockport has a very low overall level of education: only 8.88% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Lockport in 2010 was $25,683, which is wealthy relative to Louisiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,732 for a family of four. However, Lockport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lockport is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Lockport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lockport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lockport include French Canadian, Irish, German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lockport is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.