Mountain Grove is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 4,685 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mountain Grove is the 139th largest community in Missouri.
Mountain Grove is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mountain Grove is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mountain Grove who work in maintenance occupations (13.06%), office and administrative support (12.74%), and healthcare suport services (9.42%).
As is often the case in a small city, Mountain Grove doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Mountain Grove, just 11.06% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Mountain Grove in 2010 was $19,185, 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 $76,740 for a family of four. However, Mountain Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mountain Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mountain Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mountain Grove include German, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Mountain Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.