Fruitdale is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 177 people and just one neighborhood, Fruitdale is the 387th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Fruitdale is a blue-collar town, with 66.67% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Fruitdale is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fruitdale who work in sales jobs (13.64%), management occupations (12.12%) and office and administrative support (7.58%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Fruitdale’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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!) Fruitdale 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. Fruitdale has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fruitdale than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fruitdale may be for you.
Fruitdale is a very car-oriented town. 100.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Fruitdale is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Fruitdale has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
As is often the case in a small town, Fruitdale doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.