Oneonta is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 6,577 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Oneonta is the 90th largest community in Alabama.
Oneonta real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Oneonta house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Oneonta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Oneonta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oneonta is a city of professionals, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oneonta who work in management occupations (11.66%), healthcare (10.51%), and sales jobs (7.02%).
Also of interest is that Oneonta has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Oneonta 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. Oneonta has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Oneonta than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Oneonta may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Oneonta doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Oneonta who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.22% of the adults in Oneonta have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Oneonta in 2018 was $25,049, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,196 for a family of four. However, Oneonta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Oneonta is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Oneonta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oneonta residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Oneonta include Irish, English, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Oneonta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.