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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, St. Rose is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. Rose is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Rose who work in office and administrative support (21.19%), sales jobs (9.77%), and healthcare (8.30%).
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 30.30 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
St. Rose 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.
The percentage of adults in St. Rose with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.76% of adults in St. Rose have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in St. Rose in 2010 was $22,075, 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 $88,300 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 10.70% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. Rose include Italian, German, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in St. Rose is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.