Barnhart is a somewhat small town located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 5,770 people and just one neighborhood, Barnhart is the 121st largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Barnhart is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Barnhart is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Barnhart who work in office and administrative support (13.67%), sales jobs (7.56%) and healthcare (7.43%).
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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Barnhart is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Barnhart a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Barnhart has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Barnhart’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Barnhart, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.08 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Barnhart does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.