Normandy is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 4,978 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Normandy is the 134th largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities, Normandy isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Normandy are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Normandy is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Normandy who work in office and administrative support (14.01%), teaching (13.55%), and sales jobs (9.97%).
Also of interest is that Normandy has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Normandy is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Normandy enrolled in college, Normandy has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
Despite the fact that it is a small city, Normandy has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the city for affordable transportation.
The citizens of Normandy are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.52% of adults in Normandy having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Normandy in 2010 was $17,788, 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 $71,152 for a family of four. However, Normandy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Normandy is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Normandy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Normandy residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Normandy include Irish, Polish, Italian, and African.
The most common language spoken in Normandy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.