Glencoe is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,153 people and just one neighborhood, Glencoe is the 114th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Glencoe, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.67% of Glencoe’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Glencoe 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. Glencoe has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Glencoe than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Glencoe may be for you.
Glencoe is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.