Mount Hope is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,895 people and just one neighborhood, Mount Hope is the 217th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Mount Hope is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 54.68% of the Mount Hope workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Mount Hope is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Hope who work in farm management occupations (14.18%), office and administrative support (13.60%) and management occupations (5.70%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Mount Hope work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
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, Mount Hope is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Mount Hope doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.