Collinsville is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,976 people and just one neighborhood, Collinsville is the 212th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Collinsville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 51.83% of Collinsville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Collinsville is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Collinsville who work in management occupations (8.27%), sales jobs (7.95%) and maintenance occupations (6.84%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.69% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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, Collinsville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Collinsville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Collinsville 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.