Unionville is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,815 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Unionville is the 259th largest community in Missouri.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Unionville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.54% of the Unionville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Unionville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Unionville who work in office and administrative support (14.97%), sales jobs (9.59%), and farm management occupations (7.25%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.42% 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.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Unionville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Unionville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.77 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Unionville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Unionville has a very low overall level of education: only 9.98% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Unionville in 2010 was $15,722, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $62,888 for a family of four. Unionville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.17% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Unionville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Unionville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Unionville include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Unionville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hungarian and Spanish.