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.
St. Rose real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although St. Rose house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, St. Rose isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in St. Rose are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. 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 (17.25%), sales jobs (9.55%), and healthcare (7.57%).
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.
One downside of living in St. Rose, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.53 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, St. Rose does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of St. Rose rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.52% 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 $23,113, which is upper middle income relative to Louisiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,452 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 Black or African-American, followed by White. 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 13.47% 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.