Banks is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 174 people and just one neighborhood, Banks is the 389th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Banks, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.66% of Banks’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Banks is a town of professionals, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Banks who work in healthcare (19.48%), teaching (15.58%) and office and administrative support (12.99%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Banks work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Banks’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town 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, Banks has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Banks a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Banks does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.