Richwood is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,375 people and just one neighborhood, Richwood is the 119th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Richwood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Richwood is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Richwood who work in sales jobs (16.17%), food service (15.58%) and maintenance occupations (11.87%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Richwood has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Richwood has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Richwood than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Richwood may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Richwood spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.99 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.