Oneonta is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 6,615 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.
Oneonta is a blue-collar town, with 35.30% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Oneonta is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Oneonta who work in office and administrative support (12.98%), management occupations (8.56%), and teaching (7.90%).
Residents will find that the city 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, Oneonta is worth considering.
Being a small city, Oneonta does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Oneonta are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.07% of adults in Oneonta have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Oneonta in 2010 was $20,443, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,772 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. Oneonta also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.43% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Oneonta include German, Irish, African, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Oneonta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.