Bourbon is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,627 people and just one neighborhood, Bourbon is the 280th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bourbon is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.05% of the Bourbon workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bourbon is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bourbon who work in office and administrative support (12.83%), healthcare suport services (10.32%) and sales jobs (6.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bourbon has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bourbon has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bourbon than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bourbon may be for you.
Bourbon is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.