Vredenburgh is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 298 people and just one neighborhood, Vredenburgh is the 365th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Vredenburgh is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Vredenburgh is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vredenburgh who work in sales jobs (26.47%), food service (20.59%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (11.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Vredenburgh’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Vredenburgh has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Vredenburgh has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Vredenburgh than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Vredenburgh may be for you.
One downside of living in Vredenburgh, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 39.26 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
For a small town, Vredenburgh has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride a ferryboat. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Vredenburgh exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.