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Demographics

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Total Population

75,959

Median Household Income

43,543

Total Visible Minorities

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Median Age

35.7

Us Income Distribution

According to OECD, the gini coefficient measures how the distribution of income among households within an economy deviates from a perfectly equal distribution of incomes. Simply, it measures the extent of income inequality in an economy. Inequality on the Gini scale is measured between 0, where everyone's equal, and 1, where all the country's income is earned by one person. St Joseph, MO has a gini coefficient of 0.57 out of 1, while the 2015 national gini coefficient is 0.39.

Us Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 71.77 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to St. Joseph city, Missouri as married couples usually bring in larger incomes, higher net worth and gains on average. They also help boost the community's liveliness and labour force, as they are most likely to bear children and create the best economic conditions for them. Furthermore, this group also spends more compared to most of their counterparts and contributes a huge portion towards tax revenues.

Us Sex By Age

Overall, there is no significant difference between the numbers of men and women. people. The 35 to 39 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 815 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 25 to 29 years old, comprising 7.65 per cent of the population. Meanwhile, 66.21 per cent are part of its working-age population, or those between the ages 15 to 64 years old, while 19.53 per cent make up the younger population that will also be part of the labour force in two decades or less. At the present, 10964 people are expected to retire in the coming years.

Labor Force

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Us Median Salary By Occupation

The highest paying occupations in St Joseph, MO are those in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, where the median salary hovers around $49008.0. The U.S. Bureau of Census divides occupations into five broad categories: (1) Management, business, science, and arts occupations (2) Service occupations (3) Sales and office occupations (4) Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations (5) Production, transportation, and material moving occupations The highest paid occupations in management are those of Life, physical, and social science occupations where median salary is at $81958.0. In the services industry, those in Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors earn the most at $40521.0 per annum as a median salary.The highest paying occupations in sales are that of Sales and related occupations, where the annual median salary is $36238.0. Natural resources occupations’ top salaries go to those in Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations where median salaries are around $46444.0. Meanwhile, occupations related to production have those working in Transportation occupations paid the most with a median salary of $50681.0 per year.

Real Estate

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Housing Occupied

85.66%

Housing Vacant

14.34%

No. of Families

17,227

No. of Non-Families

11,518

Heating Sources

Most people in St. Joseph city, Missouri uses Utility gas to heat up their homes. With 19037 (66.41%) households using it, it is the leading heating source in St. Joseph city, Missouri. Moreover, 8817 (30.76%) of households say they use Electricity making it the second most popular choice. The third widely used heating source is Bottled, tank, or LP gas, with 397 (1.38%) households saying they use it as their primary heating source.

Transportation

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Car Ownership

Most households in St Joseph, MO have three vehicles for transportation. 15160 people responding in St Joseph, MO feel that having three vehicles is sufficient. Moreover, 26.22% of households say they use two vehicles. Moreover, 6165 households have four vehicles

Us Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in St Joseph, MO leave their homes from 7:30am to 8:00am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 12.4% of respondents, is from 4:00pm to 12:00am. However, 3712 of commuters still prefer to leave from 7:00am to 7:30am.

Us Transportation Mode

The modes of transportation chart illustrates residents' most popular choices when it comes to getting around the area. Majority, 28900 (82.16%), of commuters' in St. Joseph city, Missouri chose to drive alone in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 11.12% of respondents say that they prefer carpool in a private car, truck, or van. The third most popular means of transportation is walk with 687 commuters have preferring it. Meanwhile, there are 769 people who do not need to commute to get to work, as they work from home.

Education

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Us Field Of Study

Most are in Education with 2035 people practicing it in St Joseph, MO. Business is another popular field of expertise, as 17.06% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Science & Engineering Related Fields, with 1353 people responding that it is their line of work. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is expected to be a growing industry, however, Pew Research Center confirms that there is still a huge need for labour in these industries. St Joseph, MO has 4669 people or 41.87% of workers in STEM industries.

Us Education Attainment

Most people in St Joseph, MO have completed high school. With 14832 people, it is the leading educational attainment in St Joseph, MO. Coming in second, 16.49% of inhabitants say they completed at least one year of college education. The third largest group are people who completed a bachelor's degree, with 6839 people responding.

Quality of Life

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Economy

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Taxes

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Employers

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