Hazel Green is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 3,772 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hazel Green is the 146th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hazel Green is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hazel Green is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hazel Green who work in office and administrative support (17.25%), food service (10.02%), and teaching (9.61%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hazel Green is worth considering.
Being a small town, Hazel Green does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Hazel Green citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.49% of adults in Hazel Green have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hazel Green in 2010 was $21,175, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $84,700 for a family of four. However, Hazel Green contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hazel Green is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Hazel Green home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hazel Green residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hazel Green include Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hazel Green is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.