Essex is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 462 people and just one neighborhood, Essex is the 431st largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Essex, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 47.28% of Essex’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Essex is a city of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Essex who work in office and administrative support (13.95%), sales jobs (8.16%) and teaching (7.82%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.27 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Essex does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.