Rock Port is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,266 people and just one neighborhood, Rock Port is the 311th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rock Port is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rock Port is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rock Port who work in office and administrative support (16.69%), teaching (10.83%) and sales jobs (9.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Rock Port is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Rock Port 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. Rock Port has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Rock Port than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Rock Port may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Rock Port spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.04 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Rock Port is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.