Enterprise is a medium-sized city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 27,978 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Enterprise is the 18th largest community in Alabama.
Enterprise real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Enterprise house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Enterprise is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Enterprise is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Enterprise who work in sales jobs (12.57%), office and administrative support (11.32%), and teaching (11.18%).
Enterprise is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Enterprise, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Enterprise has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small city, Enterprise does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Enterprise is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.20% of adults in Enterprise have a college degree.
The per capita income in Enterprise in 2010 was $27,018, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $108,072 for a family of four. However, Enterprise contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Enterprise is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Enterprise home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Enterprise residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Enterprise include African, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Enterprise is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.