Slater is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,849 people and just one neighborhood, Slater is the 261st largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Slater is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.00% of the Slater workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Slater is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Slater who work in office and administrative support (13.62%), teaching (8.43%) and sales jobs (7.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Slater 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. Slater has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Slater than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Slater may be for you.