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
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Waldo is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.18% of the Waldo workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. 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
Waldo’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Waldo is worth considering.
In Waldo, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.00 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Waldo does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.