Creve Coeur is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 18,612 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Creve Coeur is the 39th largest community in Missouri.
Creve Coeur home prices are not only among the most expensive in Missouri, but Creve Coeur real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Creve Coeur is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.44% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Creve Coeur is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Creve Coeur who work in management occupations (16.95%), healthcare (14.45%), and sales jobs (11.92%).
Also of interest is that Creve Coeur has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Even though Creve Coeur is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Creve Coeur, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Creve Coeur is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 68.80% 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 Creve Coeur in 2010 was $64,211, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $256,844 for a family of four.
Creve Coeur is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Creve Coeur home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Creve Coeur residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Creve Coeur include Irish, English, Italian, and Russian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Creve Coeur's cultural character, accounting for 15.23% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Creve Coeur is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Other Asian languages.