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
Highland Home is a blue-collar town, with 39.87% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 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
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!) Highland Home 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. Highland Home has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Highland Home than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Highland Home may be for you.
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.