Richland is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,839 people and just one neighborhood, Richland is the 260th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Richland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Richland is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Richland who work in sales jobs (15.82%), office and administrative support (15.37%) and maintenance occupations (12.54%).
A relatively large number of people in Richland telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.74% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Richland 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.