Pinson, AL

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Living in Pinson

Pinson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 7,532 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pinson is the 84th largest community in Alabama.

Pinson real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Pinson 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, Pinson is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pinson is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Pinson who work in office and administrative support (20.35%), sales jobs (12.39%), and management occupations (7.60%).

Also of interest is that Pinson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Pinson has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pinson a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Pinson, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.18 minutes every day commuting to work.

The education level of Pinson citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.25% of adults 25 and older in Pinson have a college degree.

The per capita income in Pinson in 2010 was $27,684, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $110,736 for a family of four. However, Pinson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Pinson is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pinson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pinson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pinson include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Pinson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.