Maitland is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 311 people and just one neighborhood, Maitland is the 467th largest community in Missouri. Much of the housing stock in Maitland was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Maitland is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.03% of the Maitland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Maitland is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Maitland who work in office and administrative support (10.91%), management occupations (6.67%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (6.67%).
A relatively large number of people in Maitland telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.88% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
As is often the case in a small city, Maitland doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.