Irvington is a somewhat small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 14,705 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Irvington is the 47th largest community in Alabama.
Irvington is a blue-collar town, with 40.52% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Irvington is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Irvington who work in office and administrative support (12.53%), management occupations (8.37%), and sales jobs (7.06%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Irvington has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Irvington a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Irvington does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Irvington has a very low overall level of education: only 6.43% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Irvington in 2010 was $19,486, 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 $77,944 for a family of four. However, Irvington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Irvington is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Irvington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Irvington residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Irvington include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Irvington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Laotian and Mon-Khmer (Cambodian).