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 (14.40%), sales jobs (12.69%), and management occupations (11.05%).
Also of interest is that Nixa has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Nixa are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.38% of adults in Nixa having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Nixa in 2010 was $22,326, 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 $89,304 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 Asian. 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 Vietnamese.