Raymore is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 22,941 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Raymore is the 31st 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, Raymore isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Raymore are a mix 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 (11.90%), management occupations (10.58%), and sales jobs (9.16%).
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.
Because of many things, Raymore is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Raymore 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, Raymore has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Raymore’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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: 35.15% of adults in Raymore have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Raymore in 2018 was $36,375, which is wealthy relative to Missouri, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $145,500 for a family of four.
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, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Raymore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.