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.
Unlike some cities, Brewton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Brewton are a mix of both white- and blue-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 office and administrative support (11.93%), sales jobs (8.96%), and teaching (7.09%).
The citizens of Brewton are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.54% of adults in Brewton having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Brewton in 2010 was $19,645, 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 $78,580 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 White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Brewton include Irish, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Brewton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.