O'Fallon is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 91,316 people and 22 constituent neighborhoods, O'Fallon is the seventh largest community in Missouri. O'Fallon has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in O'Fallon, where the median household income is $92,498.00.
O'Fallon real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although O'Fallon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, O'Fallon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in O'Fallon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, O'Fallon is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in O'Fallon who work in sales jobs (12.68%), office and administrative support (12.45%), and management occupations (11.90%).
Also of interest is that O'Fallon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in O'Fallon telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.20% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, O'Fallon is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making O'Fallon a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, O'Fallon has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, O'Fallon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Even though O'Fallon is not a small city, it doesn't have a public transportation system that anybody uses for their daily commute to work.
O'Fallon is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.83% of adults in O'Fallon have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in O'Fallon in 2018 was $39,451, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $157,804 for a family of four.
O'Fallon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call O'Fallon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of O'Fallon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in O'Fallon include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in O'Fallon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.