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
When you are in Fruitdale, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 66.67% of Fruitdale’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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
The overall crime rate in Fruitdale is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Fruitdale is worth considering.
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.
Fruitdale 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.