Highland Home is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,933 people and just one neighborhood, Highland Home is the 221st largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Highland Home is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.87% of the Highland Home workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Highland Home is a town of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Highland Home who work in office and administrative support (10.13%), sales jobs (9.48%) and maintenance occupations (9.48%).
Also of interest is that Highland Home has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Highland Home is worth considering.
In Highland Home, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.94 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Highland Home doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.