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.
Town Creek is a blue-collar town, with 45.83% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Town Creek is a town of production and manufacturing workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Town Creek who work in management occupations (11.22%), teaching (8.33%), and sales jobs (7.05%).
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 31.10 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 Town Creek, just 11.91% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Town Creek in 2010 was $15,608, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $62,432 for a family of four. Town Creek also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.02% of its population below the federal poverty line.
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, Swedish, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Town Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.