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, Sells isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sells are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sells is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sells who work in office and administrative support (14.10%), teaching (11.89%), and maintenance occupations (8.81%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Sells has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Sells has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sells than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sells may be for you.
One of the benefits of Sells is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.58 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.
Sells ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 3.90% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Sells in 2010 was $11,212, which is low income relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $44,848 for a family of four. Sells also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 43.99% 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 European, German, Czech, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Sells is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Tagalog.