Red Bay is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 3,131 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Red Bay is the 154th largest community in Alabama.
Red Bay is a blue-collar town, with 42.21% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Red Bay is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Red Bay who work in office and administrative support (10.80%), sales jobs (10.71%), and personal care services (8.20%).
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, Red Bay is worth considering.
Being a small city, Red Bay does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Red Bay is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.69% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Red Bay in 2010 was $16,833, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,332 for a family of four.
The people who call Red Bay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Red Bay residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Red Bay include English, German, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Red Bay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.