Rayville is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,347 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rayville is the 125th largest community in Louisiana.
Rayville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rayville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Rayville who work in sales jobs (11.63%), food service (11.47%), and maintenance occupations (10.73%).
The overall crime rate in Rayville is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Rayville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Rayville, just 6.77% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Rayville in 2018 was $13,059, which is low income relative to Louisiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $52,236 for a family of four. Rayville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 48.52% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Rayville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rayville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rayville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Rayville include English, French, Italian, Acadian/Cajun, and German.
The most common language spoken in Rayville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.