Saucier is a very small town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 1,465 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Saucier is the 149th largest community in Mississippi.
Saucier real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Saucier 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, Saucier is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Saucier is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Saucier who work in sales jobs (23.42%), healthcare (12.66%), and office and administrative support (11.39%).
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Saucier 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. Saucier has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Saucier than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Saucier may be for you.
One downside of living in Saucier, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.89 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Saucier, even though it is a small town, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, town who have a need for low-cost transportation.
The rate of college-level education in Saucier is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.24% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Saucier in 2010 was $15,367, which is lower middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $61,468 for a family of four. However, Saucier contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Saucier is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Saucier home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Saucier residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Saucier include German, English, French , and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Saucier is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.