Crestwood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 11,834 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Crestwood is the 63rd largest community in Missouri.
Crestwood real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Crestwood house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Crestwood is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Crestwood is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crestwood who work in office and administrative support (12.59%), sales jobs (11.50%), and management occupations (11.02%).
Also of interest is that Crestwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Crestwood is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Crestwood is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Crestwood 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, Crestwood has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Crestwood’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Crestwood, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Crestwood is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.38% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Crestwood in 2018 was $40,364, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,456 for a family of four.
The people who call Crestwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crestwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Crestwood include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Crestwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.