Brentwood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 8,057 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 93.24% 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 (18.08%), business and financial occupations (14.97%), and management occupations (12.75%).
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.
If knowledge is power, Brentwood is a pretty powerful place. 65.79% of the adults in Brentwood have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Brentwood in 2010 was $47,414, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $189,656 for a family of four. However, Brentwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Brentwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.