Doniphan is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,991 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Doniphan is the 247th largest community in Missouri.
Doniphan is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Doniphan is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Doniphan who work in healthcare (10.87%), maintenance occupations (9.25%), and office and administrative support (8.03%).
Of important note, Doniphan is also a city of artists. Doniphan has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Doniphan’s character.
The rate of college-level education in Doniphan is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.94% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Doniphan in 2010 was $17,015, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,060 for a family of four.
The people who call Doniphan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Doniphan residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Doniphan include German, English, Welsh, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Doniphan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.