Milan is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,852 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Milan is the 252nd largest community in Missouri.
When you are in Milan, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 58.53% of Milan’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Milan is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milan who work in office and administrative support (10.11%), sales jobs (6.00%), and food service (4.42%).
Residents will find that the city 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, Milan is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 10.10 minutes getting to work every day.
Milan is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Milan has a very low overall level of education: only 7.51% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Milan in 2010 was $20,470, which is middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,880 for a family of four.
The people who call Milan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Milan also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 40.76% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Milan include German, English, Italian, and African.
Milan also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.92%.
The most common language spoken in Milan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.