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Ballwin, MO
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Ballwin profile

Living in Ballwin

Ballwin is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 30,622 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Ballwin is the 20th largest community in Missouri.

Ballwin real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Ballwin house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Ballwin has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Ballwin telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.96% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Ballwin is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Ballwin really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Ballwin perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

The city of Ballwin is a decent size, but despite this, it doesn't have a viable public transit system that people can use to get to work.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Ballwin. 62.60% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Ballwin in 2018 was $51,603, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $206,412 for a family of four.

Ballwin is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ballwin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ballwin residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ballwin include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Ballwin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.