Wappapello is a very small town located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 3,584 people and just one neighborhood, Wappapello is the 172nd largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Wappapello, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.75% of Wappapello’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Wappapello is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Wappapello who work in office and administrative support (10.95%), management occupations (9.96%) and maintenance occupations (8.96%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Wappapello is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Wappapello is worth considering.
One downside of living in Wappapello, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.69 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Wappapello does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.