Sipsey is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 427 people and just one neighborhood, Sipsey is the 352nd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Sipsey is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.73% of the Sipsey workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Sipsey is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sipsey who work in sales jobs (12.60%), food service (12.60%) and maintenance occupations (9.45%).
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!) Sipsey 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. Sipsey has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sipsey than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sipsey may be for you.
One downside of living in Sipsey, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.40 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Sipsey doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.