Brentwood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 7,966 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Brentwood is the 97th largest community in Missouri.
Brentwood real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Brentwood house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Brentwood is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.77% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Brentwood is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brentwood who work in sales jobs (14.76%), healthcare (12.99%), and business and financial occupations (12.41%).
Also of interest is that Brentwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Brentwood is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Brentwood. 71.62% 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 Brentwood in 2018 was $55,394, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $221,576 for a family of four.
Brentwood is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Brentwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brentwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Brentwood include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Brentwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.