Midway is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 493 people and just one neighborhood, Midway is the 343rd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Midway, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 50.25% of Midway’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Midway is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Midway who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (11.94%), sales jobs (7.46%) and office and administrative support (6.97%).
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!) Midway 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. Midway has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Midway than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Midway may be for you.
One downside of living in Midway, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.53 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Midway does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.