Barnhart is a somewhat small town located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 5,832 people and just one neighborhood, Barnhart is the 122nd largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some towns, Barnhart isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Barnhart are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Barnhart is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Barnhart who work in office and administrative support (14.00%), sales jobs (10.97%), and healthcare (9.66%).
Also of interest is that Barnhart has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Barnhart is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Barnhart, the average commute to work is 32.31 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Barnhart doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Barnhart citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.00% of adults in Barnhart have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Barnhart in 2018 was $36,240, which is wealthy relative to Missouri, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $144,960 for a family of four. However, Barnhart contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Barnhart home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Barnhart residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Barnhart include German, Irish, Italian, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Barnhart is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.
Some neighborhoods are made up of apartments. Some consist of row houses, and most - by far - consist of a mixture of housing types. But the neighborhood stands out due to the total dominance of detached, single-family homes here. There are nearly no other types of residential real estate in the neighborhood. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher proportion of single-family homes in its real estate stock than 97.5% of all American neighborhoods.
In addition, owner-occupied real estate dominates the neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 97.4% of neighborhoods in America.
Did you know that the neighborhood has more Irish and Austrian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 24.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Irish ancestry and 1.2% have Austrian ancestry.
There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in Barnhart are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 70.8% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.9% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 62.5% of America's neighborhoods.
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.
In the neighborhood, 39.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (22.4%), and 13.9% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.9% of households.
Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.
In the neighborhood in Barnhart, MO, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (35.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (24.2%), and residents who report Italian roots (8.6%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.2%), along with some French ancestry residents (5.3%), among others.
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.5% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.
Here most residents (83.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (7.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.