Town and Country is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 11,113 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 96.86% 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 (18.69%), sales jobs (18.10%), and healthcare (14.70%).
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: 11.51% 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.
Town and Country 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, Town and Country’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Town and Country, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Town and Country is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 76.02% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Town and Country in 2010 was $86,317, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $345,268 for a family of four.
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 Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Town and Country is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Langs. of India.