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.
Pell City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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.
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!) Pell City 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. Pell City has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pell City than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pell City may be for you.
The education level of Pell City citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.53% of adults 25 and older in Pell City have a college 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.