Rainbow City, AL

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Living in Rainbow City

Rainbow City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 9,611 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rainbow City is the 69th largest community in Alabama.

Rainbow City real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Rainbow City house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Rainbow City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rainbow City is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rainbow City who work in sales jobs (12.90%), healthcare (10.46%), and office and administrative support (10.18%).

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

The overall crime rate in Rainbow City is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

Being a small city, Rainbow City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The overall education level of Rainbow City citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.96% of adults in Rainbow City have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Rainbow City in 2018 was $30,337, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,348 for a family of four. However, Rainbow City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Rainbow City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.

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