Climax Springs is a tiny village located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 120 people and just one neighborhood, Climax Springs is the 498th largest community in Missouri.
Real Estate Prices
Climax Springs real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Climax Springs house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Climax Springs is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.91% of the Climax Springs workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Climax Springs is a village of construction workers and builders, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Climax Springs who work in teaching (18.18%), healthcare (13.64%) and food service (9.09%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.09% 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
Overall, Climax Springs’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small village, Climax Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.