Alderson is a very small town located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 1,180 people and just one neighborhood, Alderson is the 140th largest community in West Virginia. Much of the housing stock in Alderson was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Alderson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Alderson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Alderson is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Alderson who work in healthcare (19.09%), office and administrative support (12.10%) and sales jobs (10.22%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Alderson is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.