Edgar Springs is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 204 people and just one neighborhood, Edgar Springs is the 487th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Edgar Springs is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.87% of the Edgar Springs workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Edgar Springs is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgar Springs who work in food service (11.96%), office and administrative support (10.87%) and maintenance occupations (8.70%).
Of important note, Edgar Springs is also a city of artists. Edgar Springs has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Edgar Springs’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Edgar Springs’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
In Edgar Springs, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.13 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Edgar Springs is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.