White Castle is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 1,825 people and two constituent neighborhoods, White Castle is the 164th largest community in Louisiana.
White Castle is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, White Castle is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in White Castle who work in office and administrative support (11.72%), personal care services (10.85%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (9.70%).
Being a small town, White Castle does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In White Castle, just 7.89% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in White Castle in 2010 was $12,872, which is low income relative to Louisiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $51,488 for a family of four. White Castle also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 42.21% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call White Castle home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of White Castle residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in White Castle include French , Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in White Castle is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and French Creole.