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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Many is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 personal care services (12.13%), management occupations (9.91%), and office and administrative support (9.10%).
One of the benefits of Many is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.12 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Many 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 rate of college-level education in Many is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.22% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Many in 2010 was $16,243, 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 $64,972 for a family of four. Many also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 34.72% 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 English, German, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Many is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.