Falkville is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,270 people and just one neighborhood, Falkville is the 262nd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Falkville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.52% of the Falkville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Falkville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Falkville who work in office and administrative support (10.90%), sales jobs (9.24%) and food service (8.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Falkville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Falkville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Falkville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Falkville may be for you.
Falkville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.