Lebanon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 14,688 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Lebanon is the 51st largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities, Lebanon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lebanon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lebanon is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lebanon who work in office and administrative support (11.97%), sales jobs (10.20%), and food service (9.76%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Lebanon spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.00 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Lebanon rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.71% of adults 25 and older in Lebanon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Lebanon in 2010 was $17,784, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,136 for a family of four.
The people who call Lebanon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lebanon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lebanon include German, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lebanon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.