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 (16.36%), food service (10.65%), and sales jobs (10.17%).
In terms of college education, Grandview is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.10% of adults 25 and older in Grandview have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Grandview in 2010 was $20,538, 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 $82,152 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 12.11% 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.