For population 25 years and over in Advance:
For population 15 years and over in Advance city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $466 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (98.4 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (106.9 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (348.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Bell City, MO (2.7 miles ), Zalma, MO (3.1 miles) , Whitewater, MO (3.3 miles) , Delta, MO (3.4 miles ), Allenville, MO (3.5 miles) , Oran, MO (3.8 miles ), Marble Hill, MO (3.8 miles ), Vanduser, MO (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.10 N, Longitude: 89.91 W
Area code: 573
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Crime in Advance detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +131 (+11.8%).
Work and jobs in Advance: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Advance, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Advance-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 162% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/24/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.3 miles away from the Advance city center injured 16 people and caused $45 million in damages.
On 4/27/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 16 people and caused $4 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Advance-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 21.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.7 miles away from Advance center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 44.3 miles away from Advance center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 82.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Stoddard County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dewayne Staats - Television sports announcer.
Hospitals/medical centers near Advance:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Advance:
Public high school in Advance:
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Public elementary/middle school in Advance:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Advance that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 25.4%
(25.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
48 people in nursing homes
Advance compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Advance (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Advance (based on Stoddard County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,079 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,118 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Advance fatal accident list:
May 24, 2004 11:37 AM, Sr-25, South, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 20, 1996 04:10 PM, 25, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Advance)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Advance, MO