O'Fallon, MO

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O'Fallon profile

Living in O'Fallon

O'Fallon is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 86,274 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, O'Fallon is the seventh largest community in Missouri.

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.

O'Fallon is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, O'Fallon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in O'Fallon who work in office and administrative support (13.96%), management occupations (12.80%), and sales jobs (12.10%).

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.

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.

For the size of the city, public transportation in O'Fallon is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For O'Fallon, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.

The education level of O'Fallon citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 38.57% of adults in O'Fallon have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in O'Fallon in 2010 was $34,448, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,792 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 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.