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Waggaman, a small town in Louisiana, has a population of slightly less than 10,000. The town's population, with an average age of just over 38, is middle-of-the-pack compared to other municipalities in Louisiana, which has an average age of 38. Renters tend to be in the minority in the town, and 71% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs could be playing a role, as the average rent of $1,039/month is substantially higher than the state average of $885.
Waggaman residents have an average commute of about 31 minutes. Many residents (38%) commute to work by car, while public transportation isn't extensively used. Relatively few workers commute on foot.
Compared to the national average, Waggaman has a relatively large concentration of residents older than 25 with a high school degree or equivalent (24%). Additionally, 10% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are two primary industries in Waggaman: retail and healthcare. Combined, these industries make up 14% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 7% of the town's population works in transportation, which ranks as the top career path in the town. Waggaman workers earn an average annual income of around $51K, around $10,000 less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.
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