Glencoe is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,174 people and just one neighborhood, Glencoe is the 114th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Glencoe is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.67% of the Glencoe workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Glencoe is a city of service providers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glencoe who work in office and administrative support (10.60%), healthcare (9.64%) and food service (9.45%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Glencoe has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Glencoe a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Glencoe does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.