Billingsley is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 141 people and just one neighborhood, Billingsley is the 391st largest community in Alabama. Much of the housing stock in Billingsley 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, Billingsley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Billingsley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Billingsley is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Billingsley who work in office and administrative support (16.18%), management occupations (16.18%) and food service (13.24%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Billingsley’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, Billingsley has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Billingsley a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Billingsley is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Billingsley, the average commute to work is 34.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Billingsley is a very car-oriented town. 100.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Billingsley is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Billingsley has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
As is often the case in a small town, Billingsley doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.