Parma is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 669 people and just one neighborhood, Parma is the 389th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Parma is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.54% of the Parma workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Parma is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Parma who work in sales jobs (17.13%), office and administrative support (11.60%) and healthcare suport services (8.84%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Parma, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Parma provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
As is often the case in a small city, Parma doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.