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.
When you are in Seymour, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.27% of Seymour’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Seymour is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Seymour who work in office and administrative support (14.92%), healthcare suport services (9.30%), and food service (6.40%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Seymour is worth considering.
In Seymour, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.27 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In Seymour, just 8.35% 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 $14,744, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,976 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.