Merriam Woods is a very small village located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,763 people and just one neighborhood, Merriam Woods is the 270th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Merriam Woods is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Merriam Woods is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Merriam Woods who work in food service (19.91%), sales jobs (15.12%) and office and administrative support (10.96%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Merriam Woods’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Merriam Woods has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Merriam Woods has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Merriam Woods than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Merriam Woods may be for you.