Resources The People of Metairie, LAPinching PenniesLower-scale suburban singles.These pre-middle-age to middle-age singles bring in lower incomes. Some rent their homes, while others own. Education level varies from high school or lower to college.Bringin' Home the BaconMiddle-income suburban couples without children.Married couples ranging in age from mid-30s to early 50s with moderate incomes. A high proportion own their homes. Some have a college education.New SuburbanitesMobile suburban singles.A high proportion of these pre-middle-age to middle-age singles have moved to the suburbs in the past 4 years. Some have a college education and work in professional or management careers.Secure SuburbanitesSuburban families with low financial pressure.Monthly costs as a percentage of income are much lower than the national average. Education level varies from high school to college with some holding management positions. Most own their homes.Suburban ClimbersYounger suburban singles.Aspiring singles climbing the corporate ladder and calling the suburbs home. Age ranges from mid-20s to mid-40s. Most rent their homes.