Montevallo, AL
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Living in Montevallo

Montevallo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 7,229 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Montevallo is the 89th largest community in Alabama.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Montevallo is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Montevallo is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Montevallo who work in sales jobs (14.23%), management occupations (10.41%), and food service (9.93%).

Montevallo is a place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped Montevallo to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.

As is often the case in a small city, Montevallo doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The overall education level of Montevallo is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.72% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Montevallo in 2018 was $21,726, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,904 for a family of four. However, Montevallo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Montevallo is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Montevallo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Montevallo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Montevallo include Irish, German, English, Italian, and British.

The most common language spoken in Montevallo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.

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