Neosho, MO


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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.

Unlike some cities, Neosho isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Neosho are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Neosho is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Neosho who work in sales jobs (12.06%), office and administrative support (11.63%), and maintenance occupations (7.34%).

In terms of college education, the citizens of Neosho rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.08% of adults 25 and older in Neosho have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Neosho in 2010 was $17,166, 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 $68,664 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 10.47% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Neosho include English, Irish, Dutch, and French .

The most common language spoken in Neosho is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.