Nixa is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 20,984 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Nixa is the 35th largest community in Missouri.
Nixa is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nixa is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Nixa who work in office and administrative support (15.49%), sales jobs (15.01%), and management occupations (9.96%).
The population of Nixa overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Nixa, 23.28% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Nixa in 2010 was $23,004, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,016 for a family of four. However, Nixa contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Nixa home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nixa residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Nixa include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Nixa is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.