Union Springs is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 3,919 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Union Springs is the 138th largest community in Alabama.
When you are in Union Springs, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 52.50% of Union Springs’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Union Springs is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Union Springs who work in sales jobs (12.51%), management occupations (7.52%), and personal care services (5.26%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Union Springs rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.87% of adults 25 and older in Union Springs 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 Union Springs in 2010 was $15,198, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,792 for a family of four.
Union Springs is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Union Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Union Springs residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Union Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.99% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Union Springs include African, English, Irish, and Other Subsaharan African.
The most common language spoken in Union Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.