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.
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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pineville who work in office and administrative support (13.45%), sales jobs (12.59%), and management occupations (8.58%).
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 18.17 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The population of Pineville overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Pineville, 23.42% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pineville in 2010 was $21,236, 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 $84,944 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 Irish, English, German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pineville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.