Silex is a tiny village located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 281 people and just one neighborhood, Silex is the 492nd largest community in Missouri. Silex has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Silex real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Silex house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Silex is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 93.33% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Silex is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Silex who work in sales jobs (46.67%), office and administrative support (13.33%) and community and social services (13.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Silex is a college town. There are a lot of students in Silex attending college, and as a result Silex provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
One downside of living in Silex is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Silex, the average commute to work is 37.83 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Silex is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.