Town and Country is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 11,640 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Town and Country is the 71st 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 97.79% 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 (26.93%), healthcare (20.80%), and sales jobs (9.30%).
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: 13.33% 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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Town and Country a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Town and Country has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Town and Country’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Town and Country doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
If knowledge is power, Town and Country is a pretty powerful place. 76.17% of the adults in Town and Country have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Town and Country in 2018 was $104,747, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $418,988 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, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Town and Country is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.