Springville is a tiny town located in the state of California. With a population of 949 people and just one neighborhood, Springville is the 713th largest community in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Springville is a blue-collar town, with 47.92% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Springville is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Springville who work in personal care services (19.79%), office and administrative support (11.46%) and sales jobs (7.29%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.17% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Springville 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. Springville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Springville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Springville may be for you.
One downside of living in Springville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Springville, the average commute to work is 38.25 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Springville 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.