Prattville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 35,957 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Prattville is the 14th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Prattville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Prattville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Prattville who work in office and administrative support (11.87%), sales jobs (9.92%), and management occupations (7.82%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Prattville. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
Also of interest is that Prattville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Prattville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.63% of adults in Prattville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Prattville in 2018 was $31,344, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,376 for a family of four. However, Prattville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Prattville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Prattville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Prattville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Prattville include Irish, English, German, European, and African.
The most common language spoken in Prattville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.