Rainbow City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 9,580 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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rainbow City who work in sales jobs (13.16%), office and administrative support (12.24%), and teaching (8.88%).
The overall education level of Rainbow City is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.38% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Rainbow City in 2010 was $22,967, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,868 for a family of four. However, Rainbow City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Rainbow City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.