Brentwood, MO

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Living in Brentwood

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", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Brentwood, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Brentwood is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 71.62% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 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.