Lake View is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 2,114 people and just one neighborhood, Lake View is the 216th largest community in Alabama.
Real Estate Prices
Lake View real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Lake View house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lake View is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lake View is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake View who work in office and administrative support (16.75%), management occupations (10.50%) and sales jobs (9.17%).
Also of interest is that Lake View has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Lake View is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Lake View’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Lake View, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.74 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.