Waldo is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 278 people and just one neighborhood, Waldo is the 370th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Waldo, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.18% of Waldo’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Waldo is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Waldo who work in office and administrative support (17.53%), teaching (10.31%) and management occupations (9.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Waldo’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Waldo has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Waldo a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Waldo is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Waldo, the average commute to work is 31.00 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Waldo doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.