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 7,095 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.

Pinson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pinson is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pinson who work in sales jobs (12.38%), office and administrative support (11.85%), and healthcare (9.06%).

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.

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!) Pinson 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. Pinson has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pinson than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pinson may be for you.

One downside of living in Pinson, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.80 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small city, Pinson doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

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. 19.89% of adults 25 and older in Pinson have a college degree.

The per capita income in Pinson in 2010 was $29,275, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,100 for a family of four. However, Pinson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Pinson is a very 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, English, German, African, and European.

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