Coker is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 985 people and just one neighborhood, Coker is the 291st largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Coker is a blue-collar town, with 36.51% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Coker is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coker who work in sales jobs (20.63%), office and administrative support (8.39%) and management occupations (7.94%).
Of important note, Coker is also a town of artists. Coker has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Coker’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Coker telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.13% 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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Coker has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Coker a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Coker 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.