EUREKA MISSOURI - MARKET DEMOGRAPHICS - RADIUS
 
REGIONAL MARKET:

The City of Eureka is a Regional Market location for the Tri-County area of St. Louis, Franklin and Jefferson Counties. As demographics play a major role in our Regional Market strategy, we have complied a map showing our market area and the demographics of that market area in a five, ten and twenty mile radius from Eureka AND in a ten and twenty minute drive time from Eureka.

Below we list the five, ten and twenty mile radius from Eureka.

Demographics
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Demographic Summary for the Eureka Regional Market
       
Population      
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
1990 Census 15,500 175,400 909,000
2003 Estimate 21,200 222,600 1,036,500
% Growth 36.8% 26.9% 14.0%
2008 Projected 22,400* 235,000 1,072,800
% Growth 5.8% 5.6% 3.8%
       
*Does not include recently approved 1,200 lot residential development and additional 1,000 proposed homes.
       
Households      
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
1990 Census 4,850 59,960 346,040
2003 Estimate 7,060 80,720 411,480
% Growth 45.6% 34.6% 18.9%
2008 Projected 7,600* 87,110 433,330
% Growth 7.6% 7.9% 5.3%
       
*Does not include recently approved 1,200 lot residential development and additional 1,000 proposed homes.
       
Family Household Income      
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
2003 Estimated Average $97,400 $97,100 $96,300
       
Housing Units      
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
2003 Estimated Housing Units 7,460* 84,090 429,620
Single Occupancy Percentage - 2003 84.7%* 79.5% 76.3%
       
*Does not include recently approved 1,200 lot residential development and additional 1,000 proposed homes.
       
Retail Trade Potential For Eureka Regional Market Area*
       
(in millions of dollars)      
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
Total Retail Sales $249 $3,057 $15,262
Apparel and Accessory 9 123 633
Auto Dealer 64 815 3,978
Auto and Home Supply 3 33 164
Drug 9 116 601
Eating and Drinking 22 275 1,468
Food Store 34 396 1,988
Furniture & Home Furnishings 6 73 374
Home Appliance 6 81 406
Gas Station 17 200 986
General Merchandise 39 468 2,211

-Department Store

33 395 1,887
Hardware, Lumber, Garden 11 128 698
       
*Does not include recently approved 1,200 lot residential development and additional 1,000 proposed homes.
       
Workforce Information For Eureka Regional Market Area
       
Education Attainment Age 25+ -2003 Est.    
       
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
Total $13,500 142,600 696,500
Completed High School 25.5% 23.5% 23.9%
Some College 23.7% 23.3% 22.5%
Assoc. Degree 7.6% 6.3% 6.1%
Bachelor Degree 20.0% 23.9% 22.8%
Masters Degree 7.2% 9.0% 9.0%
% with Post Secondary Training 58.5% 62.5% 60.4%
       
Workforce Population 16 years+ -2003 Et.    
       
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
Total 16,000 168,000 810,500
Armed Forces 10 108 614
Employed 11,100 118,300 543,100
Unemployed 368 3,690 17,840
Not in Labor Force 4,500 45,900 248,900
       
Travel Time - 2003 Est.    
       
  5 Mile 10 Mile 20 Mile
Total 10,300 112,000 517,900
Less then 15 minutes 1,600 20,500 114,100
16-29 minutes 3,200 37,800 206,800
30-44 minutes 3,400 34,900 131,400
45 minutes+ 2,200 18,800 65,600
 
 
Hiring Assistance
Working with the Missouri Department of Economic Development and Missouri Works, the City of Eureka can provide a variety of hiring assistance. Types of assistance include application screening, interview screening and providing facilities for Job Fairs.

For more information, a copy of our demographics report or a City map, please contact Gary O’Grady, Director of Economic Development, at 636-938-6062 or at [email protected]

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