Springville is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 2,303 people and just one neighborhood, Springville is the 208th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Springville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Springville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Springville who work in sales jobs (19.71%), office and administrative support (10.41%) and healthcare (10.08%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Springville is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Springville’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.
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.
As is often the case in a small town, Springville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.