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.
Tallassee is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Tallassee is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tallassee who work in sales jobs (17.67%), management occupations (9.63%), and food service (8.09%).
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.
As is often the case in a small city, Tallassee doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Tallassee citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.24% of adults in Tallassee have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Tallassee in 2010 was $20,921, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,684 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, Irish, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Tallassee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.