Bonne Terre is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 7,133 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bonne Terre is the 110th largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities, Bonne Terre isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bonne Terre are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bonne Terre is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bonne Terre who work in sales jobs (17.13%), office and administrative support (10.85%), and healthcare suport services (8.45%).
Overall, Bonne Terre’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small city, Bonne Terre doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Bonne Terre have a very low rate of college education: just 7.28% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Bonne Terre in 2010 was $10,988, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $43,952 for a family of four.
Bonne Terre is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bonne Terre home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bonne Terre residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bonne Terre include Irish, French , English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bonne Terre is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.