Anderson is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,993 people and just one neighborhood, Anderson is the 251st largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Anderson is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.35% of the Anderson workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Anderson is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Anderson who work in sales jobs (9.28%), teaching (8.09%) and food service (7.08%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Anderson is worth considering.