Fredericktown is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 4,076 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fredericktown is the 166th largest community in Missouri.
Fredericktown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fredericktown is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fredericktown who work in office and administrative support (24.01%), maintenance occupations (12.07%), and healthcare (10.37%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Fredericktown has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Fredericktown has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fredericktown than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fredericktown may be for you.
Fredericktown 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.
The citizens of Fredericktown are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.24% of adults in Fredericktown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Fredericktown in 2010 was $16,410, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $65,640 for a family of four.
The people who call Fredericktown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fredericktown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fredericktown include Irish, English, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Fredericktown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Native American languages.