Saline is a tiny village located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 266 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Saline is the 275th largest community in Louisiana.
When you are in Saline, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 44.60% of Saline’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Saline is a village of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Saline who work in office and administrative support (10.07%), healthcare suport services (10.07%), and management occupations (9.35%).
Overall, Saline’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Saline 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. Saline has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Saline than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Saline may be for you.
One downside of living in Saline, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.95 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small village, Saline does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Saline, just 11.06% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Saline in 2010 was $16,689, which is lower middle income relative to Louisiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $66,756 for a family of four. However, Saline contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Saline is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Saline home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Saline residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Saline include English, German, Scots-Irish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Saline is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.