Town and Country is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 11,115 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Town and Country is the 73rd largest community in Missouri.
Town and Country home prices are not only among the most expensive in Missouri, but Town and Country real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Town and Country is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 96.53% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Town and Country is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Town and Country who work in management occupations (18.58%), healthcare (18.10%), and sales jobs (15.13%).
Of important note, Town and Country is also a city of artists. Town and Country has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Town and Country’s character.
Also of interest is that Town and Country has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.43% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Town and Country is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Town and Country really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Town and Country perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Town and Country. 76.35% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Town and Country in 2010 was $88,572, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $354,288 for a family of four.
Town and Country is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Town and Country home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Town and Country residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Town and Country include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Town and Country is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Other Asian languages.