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. Much of the housing stock in Deatsville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Deatsville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Deatsville, where the median household income is $76,518.00.
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 service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Deatsville who work in office and administrative support (17.11%), sales jobs (11.56%), and healthcare (9.33%).
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.
Deatsville is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Deatsville enrolled in college, Deatsville has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
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 is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Deatsville, the average commute to work is 30.78 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Deatsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Deatsville is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.67% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Deatsville in 2010 was $24,363, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,452 for a family of four.
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 Irish, German, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Deatsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.