Chillicothe is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 9,487 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Chillicothe is the 81st largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities, Chillicothe isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chillicothe are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chillicothe is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chillicothe who work in office and administrative support (14.62%), food service (8.45%), and sales jobs (7.47%).
One of the benefits of Chillicothe is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.44 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
In terms of college education, Chillicothe is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.76% of adults 25 and older in Chillicothe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chillicothe in 2010 was $20,971, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,884 for a family of four. However, Chillicothe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Chillicothe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chillicothe residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chillicothe include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Chillicothe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.