Many is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 2,790 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Many is the 136th largest community in Louisiana.
Unlike some towns, Many isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Many are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Many is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Many who work in office and administrative support (11.96%), teaching (11.62%), and sales jobs (11.28%).
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.88 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small town, Many does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Many with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.71% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Many in 2010 was $15,259, which is lower middle income relative to Louisiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $61,036 for a family of four. Many also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 44.15% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Many is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Many home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Many residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Many include Irish, German, French , and Belgian.
The most common language spoken in Many is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.