Deatsville is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,157 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Deatsville is the 271st largest community in Alabama. Deatsville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Deatsville, where the median household income is $78,125.00.
Deatsville real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Deatsville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Deatsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Deatsville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Deatsville who work in office and administrative support (11.74%), management occupations (11.74%), and healthcare (9.39%).
Also of interest is that Deatsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Deatsville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Deatsville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Deatsville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Deatsville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.01 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Deatsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Deatsville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.52% of adults in Deatsville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Deatsville in 2010 was $24,883, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,532 for a family of four. However, Deatsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Deatsville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Deatsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Deatsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Deatsville include German, Irish, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Deatsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.