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. Much of the housing stock in Duquesne was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Duquesne economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Duquesne, where the median household income is $42,386.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Duquesne is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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.
Duquesne is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.