Priceville is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 3,061 people and just one neighborhood, Priceville is the 169th largest community in Alabama. Priceville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Priceville, where the median household income is $90,489.
Real Estate Prices
Priceville real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Priceville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Priceville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Priceville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Priceville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Priceville who work in office and administrative support (11.65%), management occupations (11.03%) and healthcare (9.66%).
Also of interest is that Priceville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Priceville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Priceville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small town, Priceville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.