Atmore is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 10,049 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Atmore is the 62nd largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities, Atmore isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Atmore are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Atmore is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Atmore who work in sales jobs (11.95%), office and administrative support (11.44%), and maintenance occupations (7.77%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Atmore has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Atmore a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the benefits of Atmore is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.71 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The citizens of Atmore have a very low rate of college education: just 9.69% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Atmore in 2010 was $14,807, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $59,228 for a family of four.
Atmore is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Atmore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Atmore residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Atmore include English, German, Scots-Irish, and African.
The most common language spoken in Atmore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.