Alexandria is a tiny town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 985 people and just one neighborhood, Alexandria is the 304th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Alexandria, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 53.25% of Alexandria’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Alexandria is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Alexandria who work in office and administrative support (11.99%), sales jobs (6.10%) and teaching (5.08%).
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, Alexandria has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Alexandria a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Alexandria is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Alexandria, the average commute to work is 39.58 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.