Blountsville is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,670 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Blountsville is the 235th largest community in Alabama.
When you are in Blountsville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 45.04% of Blountsville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Blountsville is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blountsville who work in office and administrative support (9.51%), healthcare (9.09%), and food service (6.57%).
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, Blountsville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Blountsville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Blountsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Blountsville, just 7.70% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Blountsville in 2018 was $16,119, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $64,476 for a family of four. However, Blountsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Blountsville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Blountsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blountsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Blountsville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.89% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Blountsville include Irish, English, European, German, and Italian.
Blountsville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 16.27%.
The most common language spoken in Blountsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.