Berry is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,120 people and just one neighborhood, Berry is the 272nd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Berry is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.35% of the Berry workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Berry is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Berry who work in healthcare (13.21%), sales jobs (11.59%) and office and administrative support (9.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Berry has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Berry has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Berry than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Berry may be for you.
One downside of living in Berry is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Berry, the average commute to work is 33.18 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Berry does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.