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. 45.03% 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%).
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, Blountsville is worth considering.
Blountsville 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.
The population of Blountsville has a very low overall level of education: only 7.70% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
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.