Brantley is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 805 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Brantley is the 306th largest community in Alabama.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Brantley is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.85% of the Brantley workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Brantley is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brantley who work in teaching (12.71%), office and administrative support (10.50%), and sales jobs (9.94%).
Being a small town, Brantley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Brantley citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.93% of adults in Brantley have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Brantley in 2010 was $19,208, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $76,832 for a family of four. However, Brantley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Brantley is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Brantley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brantley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Brantley include English, Irish, German, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Brantley is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.