Trussville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 22,635 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Trussville is the 31st largest community in Alabama. Trussville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Trussville, where the median household income is $97,226.00.
Trussville real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Trussville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Trussville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Trussville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Trussville who work in management occupations (15.51%), sales jobs (15.02%), and healthcare (11.29%).
Also of interest is that Trussville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Trussville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Trussville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Trussville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Trussville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Trussville, the average commute to work is 30.26 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Trussville is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.44% of adults in Trussville have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Trussville in 2018 was $40,595, which is wealthy relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $162,380 for a family of four.
The people who call Trussville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Trussville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Trussville include Irish, English, German, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Trussville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Navajo.