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. Much of the housing stock in Vance was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Vance economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. 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
When you are in Vance, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.21% of Vance’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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.