Monett is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 8,988 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Monett is the 85th largest community in Missouri.
Monett is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Monett is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monett who work in office and administrative support (12.17%), sales jobs (10.11%), and food service (8.95%).
Also of interest is that Monett has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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 14.58 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Monett doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Monett citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.95% of adults 25 and older in Monett have a college degree.
The per capita income in Monett in 2010 was $18,867, 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 $75,468 for a family of four. However, Monett contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Monett is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Monett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Monett residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Monett also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.66% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Monett include Irish, English, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Monett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.