Excelsior Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 11,486 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Excelsior Springs is the 69th largest community in Missouri.
Excelsior Springs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Excelsior Springs is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Excelsior Springs who work in office and administrative support (14.74%), food service (8.80%), and management occupations (7.45%).
The citizens of Excelsior Springs are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.20% of adults in Excelsior Springs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Excelsior Springs in 2010 was $20,997, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,988 for a family of four. However, Excelsior Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Excelsior Springs is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Excelsior Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Excelsior Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Excelsior Springs include Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Excelsior Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.