Pineville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 14,501 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Pineville is the 30th largest community in Louisiana.
Pineville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pineville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pineville who work in office and administrative support (11.98%), management occupations (10.42%), and sales jobs (10.01%).
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 18.60 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 23.32% of adults in Pineville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pineville in 2018 was $28,220, which is upper middle income relative to Louisiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,880 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 French, Irish, German, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pineville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.