Coffee Springs is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 228 people and just one neighborhood, Coffee Springs is the 379th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Coffee Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Coffee Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coffee Springs is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Coffee Springs who work in maintenance occupations (14.49%), personal care services (11.59%) and office and administrative support (8.70%).
A relatively large number of people in Coffee Springs telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.14% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Coffee Springs has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Coffee Springs has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Coffee Springs than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Coffee Springs may be for you.
One downside of living in Coffee Springs, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.94 minutes every day commuting to work.
Coffee Springs is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.