Duquesne is a very small village located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,735 people and just one neighborhood, Duquesne is the 269th largest community in Missouri. Duquesne has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Duquesne, where the median household income is $42,386.
Occupations and Workforce
Duquesne is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Duquesne is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Duquesne who work in office and administrative support (14.27%), sales jobs (11.55%) and food service (8.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Duquesne, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Duquesne provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Duquesne spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.51 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small village, Duquesne doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.