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.
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 service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Livingston who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (14.42%), sales jobs (10.09%), and office and administrative support (8.48%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Livingston is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Livingston is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.33 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The percentage of adults in Livingston with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.99% of adults in Livingston have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Livingston in 2010 was $21,052, 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 $84,208 for a family of four.
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 13.94% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Livingston include German, English, British, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Livingston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.