Cameron is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 9,836 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cameron is the 80th largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities, Cameron isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cameron are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cameron is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cameron who work in office and administrative support (13.08%), sales jobs (12.06%), and healthcare (7.82%).
The percentage of people in Cameron with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.61% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cameron in 2010 was $13,525, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,100 for a family of four.
Cameron is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cameron home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cameron residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cameron include Irish, English, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Cameron is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.