Livingston is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 4,071 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Livingston is the 145th largest community in Tennessee.
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 town 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 (18.30%), food service (9.43%), and teaching (6.88%).
The rate of college-level education in Livingston is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.44% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Livingston in 2010 was $17,384, which is lower middle income relative to Tennessee, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,536 for a family of four. Livingston also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.22% of its population below the federal poverty line.
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 German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Livingston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.