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.
Chillicothe is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (14.02%), healthcare (8.35%), and sales jobs (8.11%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Chillicothe spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.11 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The citizens of Chillicothe are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.24% of adults in Chillicothe having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chillicothe in 2010 was $21,068, 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 $84,272 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, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Chillicothe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.