Billingsley is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 142 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Billingsley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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
The overall crime rate in Billingsley is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Billingsley is worth considering.
In Billingsley, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.63 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly 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.
Billingsley is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.