LIVING IN TROY
Troy is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 12,015 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Troy is the 74th largest community in Missouri.
Troy is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Troy is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Troy who work in sales jobs (11.24%), office and administrative support (10.43%), and management occupations (6.73%).
The percentage of adults in Troy who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.92% of the adults in Troy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Troy in 2010 was $22,886, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,544 for a family of four. However, Troy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Troy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Troy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Troy include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Troy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.