The small town of Brent, Alabama is home to slightly less than 5,000 people. Young professionals will feel welcome, as they make up an above-average 23% of the population. Overall, the town's population, with an average age of just over 38, skews younger than most cities in Alabama. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 58% of residents own their homes. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $665 a month, which is $142 a month less than the state average.
Brent residents have an average commute of about 27 minutes. Many residents (29%) drive to work, while public transit isn't used. Not many residents commute to work on foot.
There are two primary industries in Brent: manufacturing and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 13% of the workforce in the town. Brent workers earn an average annual income of almost $47,000, about $14,00