Port Allen, LA

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Living in Port Allen

Port Allen is a somewhat small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 4,743 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Port Allen is the 89th largest community in Louisiana.

Unlike some cities, Port Allen isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Port Allen are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Port Allen is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Allen who work in office and administrative support (12.58%), management occupations (9.51%), and business and financial occupations (8.32%).

Port Allen is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of Port Allen are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.21% of adults in Port Allen having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Port Allen in 2018 was $27,418, which is wealthy relative to Louisiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,672 for a family of four. However, Port Allen contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Port Allen is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Port Allen home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Port Allen residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Port Allen include French, Irish, African, German, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Port Allen is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.

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