Southside is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 8,572 people and just one neighborhood, Southside is the 77th largest community in Alabama.
Real Estate Prices
Southside real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Southside house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Southside is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Southside is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Southside who work in office and administrative support (15.68%), sales jobs (12.89%) and healthcare (10.53%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Southside is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Southside’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Southside doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.