Vance is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,523 people and just one neighborhood, Vance is the 244th largest community in Alabama. Vance 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 Vance, where the median household income is $66,176.
Real Estate Prices
Vance real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Vance house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Vance is a blue-collar town, with 35.21% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Vance is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vance who work in office and administrative support (14.94%), healthcare (12.80%) and sales jobs (8.84%).
Of important note, Vance is also a town of artists. Vance has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Vance’s character.
Also of interest is that Vance has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Vance is worth considering.