Amory is a somewhat small city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 7,067 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Amory is the 53rd largest community in Mississippi.
Amory is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Amory is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Amory who work in office and administrative support (10.98%), sales jobs (10.59%), and healthcare (10.05%).
As is often the case in a small city, Amory doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Amory citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.09% of adults 25 and older in Amory have a college degree.
The per capita income in Amory in 2010 was $18,742, which is upper middle income relative to Mississippi, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $74,968 for a family of four. However, Amory contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Amory is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Amory home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Amory residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Amory include Irish, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Amory is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.