Work and Jobs in Folsom, Alabama (AL) Detailed Stats
Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute



Most common industries

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most common industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Metal and metal products12.7%
(151)
17.3%
(112)
7.2%
(39)
Construction12.5%
(149)
19.9%
(129)
3.7%
(20)
Health care9.8%
(117)
0.5%
(3)
21.0%
(114)
Apparel6.9%
(82)
6.5%
(42)
7.4%
(40)
Public administration6.4%
(76)
7.7%
(50)
4.8%
(26)
Furniture and related product manufacturing4.7%
(56)
5.9%
(38)
3.3%
(18)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting4.3%
(51)
5.9%
(38)
2.4%
(13)
Educational services4.0%
(47)
1.7%
(11)
6.6%
(36)
Textile mills and textile products3.5%
(42)
3.4%
(22)
3.7%
(20)
Repair and maintenance2.8%
(33)
3.7%
(24)
1.7%
(9)
Administrative and support and waste management services2.6%
(31)
2.2%
(14)
3.1%
(17)
Accommodation and food services2.5%
(30)
0.0%
(0)
5.5%
(30)
Personal and laundry services2.3%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
5.0%
(27)
Food1.8%
(21)
2.5%
(16)
0.9%
(5)
Social assistance1.8%
(21)
0.0%
(0)
3.9%
(21)
Department and other general merchandise stores1.8%
(21)
0.0%
(0)
3.9%
(21)
Truck transportation1.7%
(20)
3.1%
(20)
0.0%
(0)
Retail florists1.6%
(19)
0.0%
(0)
3.5%
(19)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers1.6%
(19)
2.3%
(15)
0.7%
(4)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores1.5%
(18)
1.7%
(11)
1.3%
(7)
Food and beverage stores1.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
2.4%
(13)
Wood products1.0%
(12)
0.6%
(4)
1.5%
(8)
Broadcasting and telecommunications1.0%
(12)
1.9%
(12)
0.0%
(0)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.9%
(11)
1.7%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.9%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
2.0%
(11)
Finance and insurance0.9%
(11)
0.8%
(5)
1.1%
(6)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.8%
(10)
1.5%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.8%
(9)
0.8%
(5)
0.7%
(4)
Paper0.7%
(8)
1.2%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Chemicals0.7%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
1.5%
(8)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.7%
(8)
1.2%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Professional, scientific, and technical services0.7%
(8)
1.2%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.7%
(8)
1.2%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.5%
(6)
0.9%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
U. S. Postal service0.5%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
1.1%
(6)
Plastics and rubber products0.4%
(5)
0.8%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.4%
(5)
0.8%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Machinery0.3%
(4)
0.6%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Transportation equipment0.3%
(3)
0.5%
(3)
0.0%
(0)

Most common occupations

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other production occupations including supervisors8.7%
(104)
10.4%
(67)
6.8%
(37)
Metal workers and plastic workers8.4%
(100)
11.3%
(73)
5.0%
(27)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers5.5%
(65)
3.9%
(25)
7.4%
(40)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers5.2%
(62)
1.9%
(12)
9.2%
(50)
Carpenters5.0%
(60)
7.1%
(46)
2.6%
(14)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers4.2%
(50)
6.8%
(44)
1.1%
(6)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors3.6%
(43)
5.4%
(35)
1.5%
(8)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers3.5%
(42)
4.2%
(27)
2.8%
(15)
Laborers and material movers, hand3.2%
(38)
4.2%
(27)
2.0%
(11)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides3.0%
(36)
0.0%
(0)
6.6%
(36)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors2.9%
(34)
1.7%
(11)
4.2%
(23)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers2.5%
(30)
4.6%
(30)
0.0%
(0)
Construction laborers2.5%
(30)
4.6%
(30)
0.0%
(0)
Personal appearance workers2.3%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
5.0%
(27)
Health technologists and technicians2.1%
(25)
0.0%
(0)
4.6%
(25)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers2.0%
(24)
3.7%
(24)
0.0%
(0)
Art and design workers1.9%
(23)
1.5%
(10)
2.4%
(13)
Farmers and farm managers1.9%
(23)
1.5%
(10)
2.4%
(13)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors1.9%
(23)
0.0%
(0)
4.2%
(23)
Woodworkers1.9%
(22)
2.8%
(18)
0.7%
(4)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors1.9%
(22)
3.4%
(22)
0.0%
(0)
Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand1.7%
(20)
0.9%
(6)
2.6%
(14)
Other healthcare support occupations1.7%
(20)
0.0%
(0)
3.7%
(20)
Registered nurses1.5%
(18)
0.0%
(0)
3.3%
(18)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers1.3%
(16)
0.0%
(0)
3.0%
(16)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations1.2%
(14)
2.2%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Waiters and waitresses1.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
2.4%
(13)
Cooks and food preparation workers1.1%
(13)
0.6%
(4)
1.7%
(9)
Electricians1.0%
(12)
1.9%
(12)
0.0%
(0)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.0%
(12)
0.9%
(6)
1.1%
(6)
Cashiers0.9%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
2.0%
(11)
Retail sales workers except cashiers0.9%
(11)
1.7%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing0.9%
(11)
1.7%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.9%
(11)
1.7%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
Supervisors of construction and extraction workers0.9%
(11)
1.7%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers0.8%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
1.8%
(10)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors0.8%
(10)
1.5%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
Secretaries and administrative assistants0.8%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
1.8%
(10)
Therapists0.8%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
1.8%
(10)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.7%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
1.5%
(8)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives0.7%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
1.5%
(8)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.7%
(8)
1.2%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Painters and paperhangers0.7%
(8)
1.2%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.5%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
1.1%
(6)
Food processing workers0.5%
(6)
0.9%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
Bus drivers0.5%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
1.1%
(6)
Accountants and auditors0.4%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(5)
Engineers0.4%
(5)
0.8%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers0.4%
(5)
0.8%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.4%
(5)
0.8%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Physicians and surgeons0.3%
(3)
0.5%
(3)
0.0%
(0)

Unemployment in Folsom

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • 4.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 20.0%Males

Time leaving home to go to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

19.3% (228)
Alabama:

4.2% (80,283)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

5.8% (69)
Alabama:

3.9% (73,270)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

7.0% (83)
Alabama:

5.8% (109,814)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

14.6% (173)
Alabama:

10.3% (195,070)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

8.8% (104)
Alabama:

12.7% (242,086)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

17.1% (202)
Alabama:

16.7% (317,590)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

7.5% (89)
Alabama:

15.7% (298,086)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

3.5% (41)
Alabama:

7.1% (135,165)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

1.5% (18)
Alabama:

2.9% (55,392)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

1.4% (16)
Alabama:

3.5% (67,166)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Folsom:

6.1% (72)
Alabama:

6.3% (119,754)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Folsom:

3.4% (40)
Alabama:

6.5% (124,331)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 34.8%
Number of people working at home: 47 (4.0% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work (%)

Working at home - Folsom

Working at home - Alabama

Less than 5 minutes:
Folsom:

2.6% (31)
Alabama:

3.1% (58,125)
5 to 9 minutes:
Folsom:

5.9% (70)
Alabama:

10.3% (196,568)
10 to 14 minutes:
Folsom:

2.9% (34)
Alabama:

15.0% (284,405)
15 to 19 minutes:
Folsom:

9.9% (117)
Alabama:

17.0% (323,887)
20 to 24 minutes:
Folsom:

7.1% (84)
Alabama:

15.0% (285,904)
25 to 29 minutes:
Folsom:

7.6% (90)
Alabama:

5.8% (110,204)
30 to 34 minutes:
Folsom:

13.2% (156)
Alabama:

13.7% (260,798)
35 to 39 minutes:
Folsom:

5.2% (61)
Alabama:

2.5% (46,607)
40 to 44 minutes:
Folsom:

3.4% (40)
Alabama:

2.6% (49,212)
45 to 59 minutes:
Folsom:

16.1% (190)
Alabama:

6.7% (127,205)
60 to 89 minutes:
Folsom:

12.2% (144)
Alabama:

3.7% (69,866)
90 or more minutes:
Folsom:

10.0% (118)
Alabama:

2.5% (48,005)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work - Folsom

Means of transportation to work - Alabama

Drove car alone:
Folsom:

65.9% (779)
Alabama:

83.0% (1,576,882)
Carpooled:
Folsom:

25.0% (296)
Alabama:

12.3% (234,020)
Walked:
Folsom:

4.2% (50)
Alabama:

1.3% (25,360)
Other means:
Folsom:

0.8% (10)
Alabama:

0.7% (12,430)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Folsom:

72.5% (779)
Alabama:

87.1% (1,576,882)
In 2 person carpool:
Folsom:

21.0% (226)
Alabama:

10.1% (182,201)
In 3 person carpool:
Folsom:

2.8% (30)
Alabama:

1.9% (33,742)
In 4 person carpool:
Folsom:

0.7% (7)
Alabama:

0.6% (10,909)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Folsom:

2.1% (23)
Alabama:

0.3% (4,815)
In 7+ person carpool:
Folsom:

0.9% (10)
Alabama:

0.1% (2,353)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Folsom:

66.6% (792)
Alabama:

69.3% (1,330,489)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Folsom:

1.7% (20)
Alabama:

3.0% (56,994)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Folsom:

3.7% (44)
Alabama:

5.7% (109,055)
Local government workers:
Folsom:

7.4% (88)
Alabama:

6.7% (128,778)
State government workers:
Folsom:

2.5% (30)
Alabama:

5.5% (105,286)
Federal government workers:
Folsom:

3.5% (42)
Alabama:

3.4% (64,370)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Folsom:

13.2% (157)
Alabama:

6.2% (119,345)
Unpaid family workers:
Folsom:

1.3% (16)
Alabama:

0.3% (5,872)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Folsom:

72.8% (471)
Alabama:

71.8% (738,995)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Folsom:

1.5% (10)
Alabama:

4.1% (42,283)
Local government workers - Males:
Folsom:

7.0% (45)
Alabama:

5.3% (54,489)
State government workers - Males:
Folsom:

0.6% (4)
Alabama:

3.9% (40,210)
Federal government workers - Males:
Folsom:

4.2% (27)
Alabama:

3.4% (35,105)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Folsom:

13.9% (90)
Alabama:

7.8% (80,382)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Folsom:

59.2% (321)
Alabama:

66.4% (591,494)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Folsom:

1.8% (10)
Alabama:

1.7% (14,711)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Folsom:

8.1% (44)
Alabama:

8.3% (73,858)
Local government workers - Females:
Folsom:

7.9% (43)
Alabama:

8.3% (74,289)
State government workers - Females:
Folsom:

4.8% (26)
Alabama:

7.3% (65,076)
Federal government workers - Females:
Folsom:

2.8% (15)
Alabama:

3.3% (29,265)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Folsom:

12.4% (67)
Alabama:

4.4% (38,963)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Folsom:

3.0% (16)
Alabama:

0.3% (3,046)
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