Wellington is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,536 people and just one neighborhood, Wellington is the 126th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Wellington is a blue-collar town, with 41.90% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Wellington is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wellington who work in teaching (11.65%), office and administrative support (9.58%) and sales jobs (8.74%).
Of important note, Wellington is also a town of artists. Wellington has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Wellington’s character.
Also of interest is that Wellington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Wellington is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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, Wellington is worth considering.
In Wellington, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.64 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Wellington doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.