Tallassee is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,778 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Tallassee is the 121st largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Tallassee is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tallassee is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tallassee who work in management occupations (12.33%), sales jobs (10.97%), and teaching (9.62%).
Also of interest is that Tallassee has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Tallassee is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Tallassee rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.38% of adults 25 and older in Tallassee have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Tallassee in 2010 was $21,767, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,068 for a family of four. However, Tallassee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Tallassee is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Tallassee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tallassee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Tallassee include German, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Tallassee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.