Center Point is a medium-sized city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 16,655 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Center Point is the 33rd largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Center Point is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Center Point is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Center Point who work in office and administrative support (19.90%), sales jobs (11.18%), and healthcare suport services (6.92%).
The education level of Center Point citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.30% of adults 25 and older in Center Point have a college degree.
The per capita income in Center Point in 2010 was $22,282, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,128 for a family of four. However, Center Point contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Center Point is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Center Point home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Center Point residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Center Point include German, English, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Center Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.