Sells is a very small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 2,544 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sells is the 109th largest community in Arizona.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sells is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sells is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Sells who work in office and administrative support (21.02%), teaching (11.04%), and maintenance occupations (7.22%).
One of the benefits of Sells is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.71 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small town, Sells does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Sells have a very low rate of college education: just 7.18% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Sells in 2010 was $11,481, which is low income relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $45,924 for a family of four. Sells also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 40.09% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Sells home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sells residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Sells include Irish, English, Czech, and Yugoslavian.
The most common language spoken in Sells is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.