Sylvan Springs is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,533 people and just one neighborhood, Sylvan Springs is the 243rd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sylvan Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sylvan Springs is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sylvan Springs who work in office and administrative support (18.25%), healthcare (8.25%) and management occupations (6.98%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sylvan Springs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sylvan Springs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Sylvan Springs is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Sylvan Springs, the average commute to work is 30.97 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Sylvan Springs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.