Neosho is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 12,156 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Neosho is the 64th largest community in Missouri.
Neosho is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Neosho is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Neosho who work in office and administrative support (13.58%), sales jobs (9.97%), and teaching (7.51%).
The citizens of Neosho are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.87% of adults in Neosho have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Neosho in 2010 was $17,133, 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 $68,532 for a family of four.
Neosho is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Neosho home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Neosho residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Neosho also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.95% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Neosho include English, Irish, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Neosho is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.