Guntersville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 8,385 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Guntersville is the 79th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities, Guntersville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Guntersville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Guntersville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Guntersville who work in sales jobs (13.98%), office and administrative support (10.41%), and management occupations (8.35%).
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, Guntersville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Guntersville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The education level of Guntersville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.86% of adults in Guntersville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Guntersville in 2010 was $23,820, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,280 for a family of four. However, Guntersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Guntersville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Guntersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Guntersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Guntersville include English, German, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Guntersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.