Oberlin is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 1,754 people and just one neighborhood, Oberlin is the 168th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Oberlin is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Oberlin is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Oberlin who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (25.21%), personal care services (10.76%) and office and administrative support (9.63%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Oberlin is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Oberlin spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.68 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.