Shorter is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 429 people and just one neighborhood, Shorter is the 347th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Shorter isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Shorter are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shorter is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shorter who work in office and administrative support (14.44%), sales jobs (11.76%) and personal care services (9.09%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Shorter has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Shorter has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Shorter than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Shorter may be for you.
Being a small town, Shorter does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.