Loranger is a somewhat small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 12,216 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Loranger is the 37th largest community in Louisiana.
Loranger real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Loranger house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Loranger is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Loranger is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Loranger who work in sales jobs (11.81%), management occupations (10.90%), and teaching (10.13%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Loranger has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Loranger has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Loranger than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Loranger may be for you.
In Loranger, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.64 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Loranger doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Loranger overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Loranger, 24.26% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Loranger in 2018 was $34,580, which is wealthy relative to Louisiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $138,320 for a family of four. However, Loranger contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Loranger home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Loranger residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Loranger include English, Irish, French, Italian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Loranger is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and French.