Pell City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 13,646 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Pell City is the 55th largest community in Alabama.
Pell City real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Pell City house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pell City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pell City is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pell City who work in office and administrative support (13.23%), sales jobs (8.75%), and healthcare (8.26%).
Also of interest is that Pell City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Pell City is worth considering.
In terms of college education, Pell City is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.53% of adults 25 and older in Pell City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pell City in 2010 was $25,589, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,356 for a family of four. However, Pell City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pell City is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pell City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pell City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pell City include Irish, English, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Pell City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.