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, Enterprise isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Enterprise are a mix 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%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Enterprise. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
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.
As is often the case in a small city, Enterprise doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Enterprise citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.20% of adults in Enterprise have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
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.