Melville is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 1,047 people and just one neighborhood, Melville is the 214th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Melville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Melville is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Melville who work in teaching (20.00%), maintenance occupations (13.00%) and healthcare suport services (12.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Melville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Melville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Melville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.56 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Melville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.