Livingston is a somewhat small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 7,302 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Livingston is the 12th largest community in Montana. Livingston has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Livingston is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Livingston is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Livingston who work in office and administrative support (18.22%), sales jobs (14.20%), and food service (6.75%).
Of important note, Livingston is also a city of artists. Livingston has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Livingston’s character.
In terms of college education, Livingston is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.53% of adults in Livingston have a college degree.
The per capita income in Livingston in 2010 was $24,453, which is upper middle income relative to Montana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,812 for a family of four. However, Livingston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Livingston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Livingston residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Livingston include English, Norwegian, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Livingston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.