Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Peculiar, MO

Peculiar is a city in Cass County, Missouri, United States. The population was 2,604 at the 2000 census. The early settlers came to Western Missouri by riverboat, many were relocating for the second and third time. The settlers were coming from Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. Peculiar also had families from Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia. On July 29, 1868, Robert Cass, county surveyor, surveyed Peculiar into lots, blocks and streets; this certified plat was filed as "The Town of Peculiar". One tradition says Peculiar got its name by a spiritualists who declared it "peculiar" that he had seen the site in a vision. Peculiar received its name in 1868 when the first postmaster, Edgar Thomson, had his first choice, Excelsior, rejected because it already existed in Atchis... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Cass County6,929 Population (as of 2000)
Missouri State8,813 Population (current)
56.5 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$119,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$54,175 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
137 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$6,865,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
1,219 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$31,128,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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2 Peculiar, MO Jobs Found

Great opportunity for a Machine Technician in Peculiar, MO. The pay is $14-$20/hr., depending on experience. Daily duties include; setting up, oper...
Pro Staff - Peculiar - posted 11 days ago
This Home-Based Satellite TV Installer/Technician will have the opportunity to begin and end their business day from home and be the face of Dish i...
DISH IHS - Peculiar - posted 22 days ago

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