Ider is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 716 people and just one neighborhood, Ider is the 321st largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Ider is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ider is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ider who work in office and administrative support (16.20%), teaching (10.34%) and food service (8.66%).
A relatively large number of people in Ider telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.15% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
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, Ider is worth considering.
Ider is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.