Center Point, AL

Center Point profile

Living in Center Point

Center Point is a medium-sized city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 16,110 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Center Point is the 33rd largest community in Alabama.

Center Point is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Center Point is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Center Point who work in office and administrative support (13.85%), management occupations (7.62%), and sales jobs (7.08%).

One downside of living in Center Point is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Center Point, the average commute to work is 30.93 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Center Point rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.82% of adults 25 and older in Center Point have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Center Point in 2018 was $22,313, 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 $89,252 for a family of four. However, Center Point contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Center Point is a very 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 African, Irish, German, English, and European.

The most common language spoken in Center Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.