Clarkson Valley is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 2,648 people and just one neighborhood, Clarkson Valley is the 212th largest community in Missouri.
Real Estate Prices
Clarkson Valley home prices are not only among the most expensive in Missouri, but Clarkson Valley real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Clarkson Valley is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.55% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Clarkson Valley is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clarkson Valley who work in management occupations (20.94%), sales jobs (18.59%) and healthcare (13.36%).
Also of interest is that Clarkson Valley has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.25% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Clarkson Valley is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Clarkson Valley a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Clarkson Valley has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Clarkson Valley’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.