House Springs is a somewhat small town located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 12,642 people and three constituent neighborhoods, House Springs is the 60th largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, House Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, House Springs is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in House Springs who work in office and administrative support (16.43%), sales jobs (12.80%), and food service (7.83%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, House Springs is worth considering.
In House Springs, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.26 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
House Springs is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In House Springs, just 9.88% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in House Springs in 2010 was $20,535, 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 $82,140 for a family of four. However, House Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call House Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of House Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in House Springs include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in House Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.