Stockton is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,152 people and just one neighborhood, Stockton is the 143rd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Stockton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.50% of the Stockton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Stockton is a town of professionals, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stockton who work in management occupations (9.01%), teaching (8.15%) and sales jobs (7.29%).
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, Stockton is worth considering.
One downside of living in Stockton, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.93 minutes every day commuting to work.