Parkville is a small town in Missouri with approximately 6,000 residents. At an average age of just under 39, the town's population is fairly typical compared to other cities in Missouri, which has an average age of 38. The majority of Parkville residents own their homes, and 30% of residents rent. The average rent of $889 per month is roughly on par with the state average.
Parkville has a large percentage of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 15% possess a Master's or a Doctoral degree. Furthermore, 19% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. Many Parkville residents work in one of three industries: retail, healthcare, and manufacturing. Together, these industries account for 24% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the town's residents work in sales, as 11% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. With an average annual income of around $105,000, Parkville workers bring in about $39,000 more than their peers elsewhere in Missouri. Parkville's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.
Parkville has an average commute time of about 26 minutes. Driving is the typical way to get to work, opted for by 49% of workers, while public transit is not used extensively. A small percentage of residents walk to work.