Albany is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,745 people and just one neighborhood, Albany is the 272nd largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Albany isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Albany are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Albany is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Albany who work in office and administrative support (13.30%), management occupations (8.97%) and healthcare (8.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Albany’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the city 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, Albany is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Albany is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.34 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.
Albany is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.