Haleburg is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 101 people and just one neighborhood, Haleburg is the 397th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Haleburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Haleburg is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Haleburg who work in sales jobs (20.63%), healthcare (11.11%) and management occupations (7.94%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Haleburg 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
Because of many things, Haleburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Haleburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Haleburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Haleburg’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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!) Haleburg 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. Haleburg has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Haleburg than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Haleburg may be for you.
In Haleburg, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.54 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Haleburg is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Haleburg isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 96.67% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
As is often the case in a small town, Haleburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.