For population 25 years and over in Amsterdam:
For population 15 years and over in Amsterdam city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $542 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (38.5 miles , pop. 92,962).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (50.2 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (403.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Merwin, MO (1.9 miles) , Amoret, MO (2.6 miles ), Linn Valley, KS (2.6 miles ), Drexel, MO (3.0 miles ), La Cygne, KS (3.1 miles ), Passaic, MO (3.6 miles) , Adrian, MO (3.6 miles ), Foster, MO (3.7 miles) .
Latitude: 38.35 N, Longitude: 94.59 W
Area code: 660
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +45 (+19.1%).
Work and jobs in Amsterdam: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Amsterdam, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Amsterdam-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 158% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/12/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Amsterdam city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.7 miles away from the city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Amsterdam-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.2 miles away from Amsterdam center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
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: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Amsterdam:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amsterdam:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.245. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.417. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Amsterdam and their reported violations in the past:BATES CO PWSD #2 (Population served: 1492, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.3%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Amsterdam compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Amsterdam (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Amsterdam (based on Bates County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Amsterdam government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,268 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:
6.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,235 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Amsterdam:
Strongest FM radio stations in Amsterdam:
TV broadcast stations around Amsterdam:
Amsterdam fatal accident list:
Apr 15, 1996 07:30 AM, Northroad, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 12, 1993 06:20 PM, Walnut, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 1979 12:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: