Amoret, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 186 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.8%
 
Males: 87  (47.1%)
Females: 99  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  32.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64722.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,525 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Amoret:

$23,525
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,099 (it was $10,071 in 2000)

Amoret city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $27,126 (it was $26,600 in 2000)
Amoret:

$27,126
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $38,786; Detached houses: $44,566; Mobile homes: $21,239

Median gross rent in 2013: $618.

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  • Races in Amoret, MO (2010)

    Amoret races chart
    • 17491.6%White alone
    • 94.7%Hispanic
    • 52.6%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Black alone
    • 10.5%American Indian alone

Races in Amoret detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Amoret: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.8%), Irish (13.9%), English (6.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%), United States (2.2%), Dutch (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1930

Elevation: 852 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 864 people per square mile   (low).

Amoret,MO real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Amoret:

  • High school or higher: 73.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Amoret city:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 43.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $353 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $201 (1.1%)

Amoret satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (44.9 miles , pop. 92,962).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (56.9 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (397.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Amsterdam, MO (2.6 miles ), Foster, MO (2.7 miles) , Pleasanton, KS (2.9 miles ), Merwin, MO (3.2 miles) , Linn Valley, KS (3.3 miles ), Hume, MO (3.4 miles ), La Cygne, KS (3.4 miles ), Butler, MO (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 38.25 N, Longitude: 94.59 W

Area code: 660

Amoret household income distribution Amoret home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (35%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (20%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (52%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (16%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (35%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (32%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (28%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Amoret: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Amoret, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Amoret-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/28/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Amoret city center .

On 4/12/1964, a category F4 tornado 30.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Amoret-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller 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 286.5 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 286.6 miles away from Amoret center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 363.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 297.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 249.2 miles away from Amoret center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 250.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bates County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amoret topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Amoret:

  • PLEASANT VIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PLEASANTON, KS)
  • SWAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LA CYGNE, KS)
  • BATES COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BUTLER, MO)
  • BATES COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BUTLER, MO)
  • HEARTLAND OF WILLOW LANE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BUTLER, MO)
  • NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BUTLER, MO)
  • WILLOW LANE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BUTLER, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amoret:

  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 45 miles; Olathe, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,158)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 47 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 48 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Baker University (about 49 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • Allen County Community College (about 50 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Rockhurst University (about 54 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 55 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)

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Notable location: Amoret Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bates County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.75
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.67
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 44.5%
(53.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.9%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Missouri average:

11.0

Amoret travel time to work - commute Amoret mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Amoret city (based on Bates County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,58230
Mainline Protestant2,36515
Catholic4241
Other3603
Black Protestant1241
None8,194-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Bates County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bates County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Bates County:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Bates County:

30.1%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Amoret:

51.4%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.7%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.7%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.9%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Amoret:

43.7%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Amoret:

57.7%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.1%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Amoret, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$150
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$205
Sewerage 0$0 1$650
Water Supply 0$0 2$400
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,405

Amoret government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($215.05)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($80.65)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($43.01)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($37.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $35,000 ($188.17)

Amoret government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($16.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $39,000 ($209.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($48.39)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($10.75)

Amoret government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $28,000 ($150.54)

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cass County, MO  1.31% ($30,092 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.69% ($25,800)
from Vernon County, MO  0.45% ($20,962)


6.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,115 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Missouri average:

6.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cass County, MO  1.35% ($31,304 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MO  0.89% ($28,019)
to Vernon County, MO  0.36% ($19,476)

Strongest AM radio stations in Amoret:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMAM (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUTLER, MO; Owner: BATES COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Amoret:

  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMOE (92.1 FM; BUTLER, MO; Owner: BATES COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Amoret fatal accident list:

Jun 4, 1979 05:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Amoret and their reported violations in the past:

AMORET (Population served: 250, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In APR-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Amoret, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George876.4 years
John781.0 years
James761.6 years
Charles480.8 years
William473.5 years
Thomas475.3 years
Albert376.7 years
Lawrence368.7 years
Harry378.7 years
Ruby387.0 years
Most common last names in Amoret, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Castle680.0 years
Mcguire681.7 years
Jones574.4 years
Sergent481.3 years
Bond477.3 years
Grimsley477.2 years
Booth395.4 years
Henderson372.0 years
Allen369.7 years
Taute379.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Wood (15%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Amoret compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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