Ozark is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 14,719 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Ozark is the 39th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ozark is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ozark is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ozark who work in office and administrative support (14.88%), sales jobs (11.50%), and management occupations (8.76%).
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, Ozark is worth considering.
The percentage of adults in Ozark with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.28% of adults in Ozark have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ozark in 2010 was $22,080, 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 $88,320 for a family of four. However, Ozark contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ozark is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ozark home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ozark residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ozark include Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ozark is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.