Pinson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 7,438 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 (19.58%), sales jobs (11.07%), and healthcare (6.06%).
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.
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 is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pinson, the average commute to work is 31.92 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Pinson are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.42% of adults in Pinson having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pinson in 2010 was $28,699, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,796 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 English, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Pinson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.