Wright City is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 3,405 people and just one neighborhood, Wright City is the 189th largest community in Missouri. Much of the housing stock in Wright City was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Wright City economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Wright City, where the median household income is $44,141.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Wright City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wright City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wright City is a city of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Wright City who work in teaching (11.85%), management occupations (9.88%) and office and administrative support (9.22%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Wright City is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Wright City, the average commute to work is 30.44 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Wright City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.