Livingston, Louisiana

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Livingston, Louisiana

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High Points

Livingston strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Louisiana):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Livingston Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 12% Livingston Low Rate of Poverty
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 14% Livingston Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 16% Livingston People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Livingston, Louisiana

Comparing Livingston to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Louisiana (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 7 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 3
Racial Diversity 6 1
Well-Paid Single Women 4 8
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Well-Paid Single Men 4 8
Age of the Population 3 7
Senior Citizens 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 3
Portion of People Married 4 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 6 9
College Educated Adults 6 7
People in Middle Class or Better 5 9
People Above Poverty 5 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Working at Home 4 7
Public Transportation Use 4 3
Short Commute Times 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 7
Housing Recently Built 8 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 7
Affordability of Rents 7 4
People Living Alone 4 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 3

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Livingston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles E of Baton Rouge, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 55 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Livingston
Metro Area Baton Rouge
Standard Zip Codes 70754
Phone Area Codes 225
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.501
Longitude -90.747

Livingston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station AMITE
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 81 F
Annual Precip 65.7 inches
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 60 F
Apr Temp 56 to 77 F
Jul Temp 73 to 91 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63 inches
Station CLINTON 5 SE
Distance 25.4 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 59 F
Apr Temp 54 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 55 to 79 F
Annual Precip 63.1 inches
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Livingston Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,342 100%
Male 655 48.8%
Female 687 51.2%
Under 18 350 26.1%
18+ 992 73.9%
65+ 159 11.8%
Median Age 35.2
Average Family Size 3
White 1,289 96.1%
African-American 40 3%
Asian 3 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 9 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 7 0.5%

Estimated Livingston Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,577
Growth 235
Growth % 17.5%

Livingston Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 32.3%
Irish 15.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15%
French (except Basque) 10.7%
English 9.9%
German 6.9%
Hungarian 2.5%
Italian 1.6%
Swedish 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
West Indian 0.7%
Scottish 0.7%
Acadian/Cajun 0.6%
French Canadian 0.4%
Dutch 0.3%
African 0.2%
Norwegian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Livingston 1,342 $41,625
Albany 865 $39,167
Denham Springs 8,757 $48,793
French Settlement 945 $41,518
Port Vincent 463 $49,583
Springfield 395 $48,750
Walker 4,801 $43,750

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Livingston Parish Library
Livingston, Louisiana
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Livingston High Schools (2004)

Serves 438 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.2

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