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. Much of the housing stock in Livingston was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Livingston is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (15.25%), sales jobs (14.33%), and healthcare (7.25%).
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.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.79 minutes getting to work every day.
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: 32.97% of adults in Livingston have a college degree.
The per capita income in Livingston in 2010 was $25,910, which is upper middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,640 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 Norwegian, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Livingston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.