Rainsville is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,031 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rainsville is the 116th largest community in Alabama.
Rainsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rainsville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rainsville who work in office and administrative support (18.34%), management occupations (9.32%), and teaching (6.76%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Rainsville is worth considering.
Being a small city, Rainsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Rainsville, just 10.70% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Rainsville in 2010 was $19,919, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,676 for a family of four. However, Rainsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Rainsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rainsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Rainsville include English, German, European, and British.
The most common language spoken in Rainsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.