Grantwood Village is a tiny town located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 865 people and just one neighborhood, Grantwood Village is the 360th largest community in Missouri.
Real Estate Prices
Grantwood Village real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Grantwood Village house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Grantwood Village is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.79% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Grantwood Village is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grantwood Village who work in management occupations (16.15%), sales jobs (14.01%) and healthcare (9.98%).
Also of interest is that Grantwood Village has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Grantwood Village is also a town of artists. Grantwood Village has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Grantwood Village’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Grantwood Village is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Grantwood Village is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Grantwood Village’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.