St. Rose is a somewhat small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 8,117 people and two constituent neighborhoods, St. Rose is the 60th largest community in Louisiana.
When you are in St. Rose, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.24% of St. Rose’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, St. Rose is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Rose who work in office and administrative support (13.83%), healthcare (9.28%), and sales jobs (8.65%).
Also of interest is that St. Rose has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In St. Rose, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.59 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, the citizens of St. Rose rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.02% of adults 25 and older in St. Rose have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in St. Rose in 2010 was $26,178, which is upper middle income relative to Louisiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $104,712 for a family of four. However, St. Rose contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
St. Rose is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call St. Rose home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Rose residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. St. Rose also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.03% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. Rose include French, Italian, German, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in St. Rose is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.