Rock Port is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,294 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 city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Rock Port has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Rock Port a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the benefits of Rock Port is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.04 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Rock Port does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.