Warrenton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 8,396 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Warrenton is the 99th largest community in Missouri. Warrenton has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Warrenton, where the median household income is $43,837.00.
Unlike some cities, Warrenton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Warrenton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Warrenton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Warrenton who work in office and administrative support (13.00%), sales jobs (8.20%), and management occupations (6.71%).
As is often the case in a small city, Warrenton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Warrenton with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.27% of adults in Warrenton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Warrenton in 2018 was $21,495, which is middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,980 for a family of four. However, Warrenton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Warrenton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Warrenton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Warrenton include German, Irish, European, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Warrenton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.