Chickasaw is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,702 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Chickasaw is the 100th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities, Chickasaw isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chickasaw are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chickasaw is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chickasaw who work in sales jobs (11.15%), office and administrative support (9.43%), and food service (8.54%).
The rate of college-level education in Chickasaw is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.97% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chickasaw in 2018 was $16,087, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $64,348 for a family of four. Chickasaw also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.02% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Chickasaw is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Chickasaw home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chickasaw residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chickasaw include Irish, German, English, French, and European.
The most common language spoken in Chickasaw is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.