Kirbyville is a tiny village located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 212 people and just one neighborhood, Kirbyville is the 488th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Kirbyville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Kirbyville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kirbyville is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Kirbyville who work in maintenance occupations (33.03%), management occupations (9.17%) and food service (9.17%).
Of important note, Kirbyville is also a village of artists. Kirbyville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Kirbyville’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.26% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Kirbyville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the village 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, Kirbyville is worth considering.
Being a small village, Kirbyville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.