Raymore is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 21,167 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Raymore is the 34th largest community in Missouri.
Raymore real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Raymore house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Raymore is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Raymore is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Raymore who work in office and administrative support (13.18%), management occupations (11.03%), and sales jobs (10.81%).
Also of interest is that Raymore has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small city, Raymore doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Raymore is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.39% of adults in Raymore have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Raymore in 2010 was $34,872, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $139,488 for a family of four. However, Raymore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Raymore is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Raymore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Raymore residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Raymore include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Raymore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and French.