Seymour is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,967 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Seymour is the 257th largest community in Missouri.
Seymour is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Seymour is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seymour who work in office and administrative support (15.00%), food service (10.00%), and sales jobs (8.33%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Seymour has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Seymour has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Seymour than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Seymour may be for you.
In Seymour, just 7.05% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Seymour in 2010 was $15,101, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,404 for a family of four.
The people who call Seymour home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seymour residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Seymour include Irish, English, Dutch, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Seymour is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and Spanish.