Prattville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 35,420 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Prattville is the 14th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Prattville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Prattville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Prattville who work in office and administrative support (13.18%), sales jobs (10.66%), and management occupations (9.27%).
Also of interest is that Prattville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Prattville is a decent-sized city, yet no one gets to work using public transit, because the city has no real transit system.
In terms of college education, Prattville is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.38% of adults in Prattville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Prattville in 2010 was $26,373, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $105,492 for a family of four. However, Prattville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Prattville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Prattville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Prattville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Prattville include English, German, Scots-Irish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Prattville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.