Portageville is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 3,154 people and just one neighborhood, Portageville is the 186th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Portageville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Portageville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Portageville who work in teaching (11.11%), sales jobs (10.52%) and management occupations (7.07%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Portageville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Portageville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.97 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Portageville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.