Gilbertown is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 208 people and just one neighborhood, Gilbertown is the 382nd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Gilbertown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gilbertown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gilbertown is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Gilbertown who work in office and administrative support (20.45%), management occupations (13.64%) and sales jobs (11.36%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Gilbertown has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
Gilbertown’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!) Gilbertown 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. Gilbertown has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Gilbertown than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Gilbertown may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Gilbertown doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.