Maplewood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 7,945 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Maplewood is the 98th largest community in Missouri.
Maplewood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Maplewood is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Maplewood who work in office and administrative support (12.72%), sales jobs (10.63%), and food service (9.88%).
Also of interest is that Maplewood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Maplewood ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Maplewood, 41.27% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Maplewood in 2010 was $26,512, which is wealthy relative to Missouri, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,048 for a family of four. However, Maplewood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Maplewood is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Maplewood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Maplewood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Maplewood include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Maplewood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Korean.