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
Rock Port is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (19.19%), management occupations (11.06%) and teaching (11.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Rock Port’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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.
One of the benefits of Rock Port is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.16 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.