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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Excelsior Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Excelsior Springs is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Excelsior Springs who work in office and administrative support (13.49%), food service (11.48%), and management occupations (7.12%).
The percentage of adults in Excelsior Springs with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.46% of adults in Excelsior Springs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Excelsior Springs in 2010 was $19,988, which is middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,952 for a family of four. However, Excelsior Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 French .
The most common language spoken in Excelsior Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.