Hartselle is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 14,493 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Hartselle is the 46th largest community in Alabama.
Hartselle real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Hartselle house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hartselle is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hartselle is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartselle who work in sales jobs (16.58%), office and administrative support (10.60%), and teaching (8.45%).
Also of interest is that Hartselle has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small city, Hartselle does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Hartselle is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.80% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hartselle in 2010 was $25,108, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,432 for a family of four. However, Hartselle contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hartselle home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hartselle residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hartselle include English, German, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hartselle is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.