Coffee Springs is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 229 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%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.14% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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
Coffee Springs’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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.
In Coffee Springs, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.94 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Coffee Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.