Demopolis is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 7,148 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Demopolis is the 83rd largest community in Alabama.
Demopolis real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Demopolis house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Demopolis is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Demopolis is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Demopolis who work in office and administrative support (12.50%), sales jobs (9.45%), and management occupations (9.36%).
One of the benefits of Demopolis is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.88 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Demopolis doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Demopolis are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.04% of adults in Demopolis having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Demopolis in 2010 was $24,535, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,140 for a family of four. However, Demopolis contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Demopolis is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Demopolis home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Demopolis residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Demopolis include German, English, African, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Demopolis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.