Riverside is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 2,300 people and just one neighborhood, Riverside is the 193rd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Riverside is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Riverside is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Riverside who work in management occupations (14.73%), office and administrative support (14.51%) and sales jobs (10.22%).
Also of interest is that Riverside has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town 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, Riverside is worth considering.
One downside of living in Riverside is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Riverside, the average commute to work is 32.54 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Riverside does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.