Fruithurst is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 283 people and just one neighborhood, Fruithurst is the 369th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Fruithurst, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 51.46% of Fruithurst’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Fruithurst is a town of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Fruithurst who work in office and administrative support (13.59%), sales jobs (9.71%) and food service (8.74%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Fruithurst 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.
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!) Fruithurst 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. Fruithurst has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fruithurst than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fruithurst may be for you.
One downside of living in Fruithurst is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fruithurst, the average commute to work is 37.35 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Fruithurst does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.