Pineville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 14,403 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Pineville is the 29th largest community in Louisiana.
Pineville real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Pineville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Pineville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pineville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pineville is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pineville who work in office and administrative support (10.43%), management occupations (9.89%), and sales jobs (9.84%).
In addition, Pineville is a college town. There are a lot of students in Pineville attending college, and as a result Pineville provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Pineville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.97 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The citizens of Pineville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.94% of adults in Pineville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pineville in 2010 was $19,714, which is middle income relative to Louisiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,856 for a family of four. However, Pineville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pineville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pineville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pineville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pineville include English, French , German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pineville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.