Town Creek is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,065 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Town Creek is the 276th largest community in Alabama.
When you are in Town Creek, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 46.15% of Town Creek’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Town Creek is a town of production and manufacturing workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Town Creek who work in sales jobs (8.49%), management occupations (7.96%), and maintenance occupations (7.69%).
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, Town Creek has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Town Creek a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Town Creek is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Town Creek, the average commute to work is 33.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Town Creek does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Town Creek rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.79% of adults 25 and older in Town Creek 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 Town Creek in 2010 was $17,497, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,988 for a family of four. However, Town Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Town Creek is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Town Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Town Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Town Creek include Irish, German, Swedish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Town Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.