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Jonesburg - Bellflower, MO

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Overview


Jonesburg - Bellflower is a very small town located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 2,441 people and just one neighborhood, Jonesburg - Bellflower is the 244th largest community in Missouri.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Jonesburg - Bellflower is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.38% of the Jonesburg - Bellflower workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Jonesburg - Bellflower is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jonesburg - Bellflower who work in sales jobs (13.84%), management occupations (9.57%), and office and administrative support (8.62%).

Setting & Lifestyle

One downside of living in Jonesburg - Bellflower, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.03 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small town, Jonesburg - Bellflower does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Demographics

In Jonesburg - Bellflower, just 10.97% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Jonesburg - Bellflower in 2018 was $28,976, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $115,904 for a family of four. However, Jonesburg - Bellflower contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Jonesburg - Bellflower home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jonesburg - Bellflower residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jonesburg - Bellflower include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Jonesburg - Bellflower is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and German/Yiddish.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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Occupations

NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact, despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has 41.6% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a higher proportion than 95.1% of American neighborhoods.

Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 25 residents per square mile, is less crowded than 93.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Diversity

Did you know that the neighborhood has more German and Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 37.9% of this neighborhood's residents have German ancestry and 4.0% have Dutch ancestry.

is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak German/Yiddish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.6% of the neighborhoods in America.

The Neighbors

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the neighborhood in Jonesburg - Bellflower are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 45.7% of the neighborhoods in America. With 19.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 66.5% of U.S. neighborhoods.

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the neighborhood, 41.6% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 26.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (19.0%), and 12.5% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.2% of households. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and Italian.

Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the neighborhood in Jonesburg - Bellflower, MO, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (37.9%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (16.7%), and residents who report Irish roots (12.0%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (4.4%), along with some Dutch ancestry residents (4.0%), among others.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (28.1% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (77.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (13.7%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.


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