Mount Olive is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,076 people and just one neighborhood, Mount Olive is the 135th largest community in Alabama.
Real Estate Prices
Mount Olive real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Mount Olive 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, Mount Olive is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Olive is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Olive who work in office and administrative support (18.77%), sales jobs (8.96%) and healthcare (6.70%).
Also of interest is that Mount Olive has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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!) Mount Olive 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. Mount Olive has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Mount Olive than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Mount Olive may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Mount Olive doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.