Andalusia is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 9,063 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Andalusia is the 73rd largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Andalusia is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Andalusia is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Andalusia who work in office and administrative support (13.63%), management occupations (8.17%), and sales jobs (7.73%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Andalusia spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.17 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Andalusia is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Andalusia who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.01% of the adults in Andalusia have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Andalusia in 2010 was $20,720, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $82,880 for a family of four. However, Andalusia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Andalusia is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Andalusia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Andalusia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Andalusia include English, German, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Andalusia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.