Grandview is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 25,256 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Grandview is the 27th largest community in Missouri.
Grandview is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grandview is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Grandview who work in office and administrative support (17.28%), sales jobs (10.19%), and food service (9.10%).
Also of interest is that Grandview has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Grandview citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.96% of adults 25 and older in Grandview have a college degree.
The per capita income in Grandview in 2010 was $20,481, 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 $81,924 for a family of four. However, Grandview contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Grandview is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Grandview home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grandview residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Grandview also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Grandview include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Grandview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.