Danville is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 2,072 people and just one neighborhood, Danville is the 198th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Danville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.51% of the Danville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Danville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Danville who work in management occupations (12.13%), office and administrative support (11.07%) and sales jobs (8.95%).
Also of interest is that Danville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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!) Danville 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. Danville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Danville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Danville may be for you.
In Danville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.98 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Danville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.