Brewton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,434 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Brewton is the 106th largest community in Alabama.
Brewton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Brewton is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brewton who work in sales jobs (10.52%), management occupations (8.56%), and office and administrative support (7.85%).
Residents will find that the city 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, Brewton is worth considering.
In terms of college education, Brewton is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.33% of adults 25 and older in Brewton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Brewton in 2010 was $19,234, 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 $76,936 for a family of four. However, Brewton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Brewton is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Brewton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brewton residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Brewton include Irish, German, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Brewton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.