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
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Midway is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 50.25% of the Midway workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. 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
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, Midway is worth considering.
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.