Livingston is a somewhat small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,172 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Livingston is the 349th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some towns, Livingston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Livingston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Livingston is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Livingston who work in sales jobs (14.27%), law enforcement and fire fighting (10.98%), and food service (9.10%).
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!) Livingston 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. Livingston has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Livingston than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Livingston may be for you.
In terms of college education, Livingston is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.40% of adults 25 and older in Livingston have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Livingston in 2010 was $20,325, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,300 for a family of four. However, Livingston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Livingston is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. 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. Livingston also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.06% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Livingston include English, German, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Livingston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.