Wilmer is a somewhat small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 6,163 people and just one neighborhood, Wilmer is the 103rd largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Wilmer is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.06% of the Wilmer workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Wilmer is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wilmer who work in office and administrative support (14.15%), sales jobs (13.23%) and maintenance occupations (6.76%).
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, Wilmer is worth considering.
In Wilmer, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 37.39 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Wilmer is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.