Avondale is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 458 people and just one neighborhood, Avondale is the 443rd largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Avondale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Avondale is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Avondale who work in office and administrative support (31.60%), food service (13.01%) and management occupations (12.27%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Avondale is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Avondale enrolled in college, Avondale has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
Being a small city, Avondale does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.