Wilmer is a somewhat small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 6,084 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
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, Wilmer has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Wilmer a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Wilmer is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Wilmer, the average commute to work is 37.39 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Wilmer doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.