Taos is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,136 people and just one neighborhood, Taos is the 357th largest community in Missouri.
Real Estate Prices
Taos real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Taos house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Taos is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Taos is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Taos who work in office and administrative support (20.31%), management occupations (12.74%) and healthcare (12.22%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Taos is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Taos’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Taos does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.