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 office and administrative support (13.41%), maintenance occupations (12.90%), and community and social services (9.25%).
As is often the case in a small city, Mountain Grove doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Mountain Grove with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.94% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mountain Grove in 2010 was $15,834, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $63,336 for a family of four.
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, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Mountain Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.