Anniston, Missouri

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Population in 2017: 215 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -24.6%
 
Males: 104  (48.5%)
Females: 111  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

48.3 years
Missouri median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 63820, 63834.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,400 (it was $22,232 in 2000)
Anniston:

$31,400
MO:

$53,578

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,214 (it was $9,626 in 2000)

Anniston town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $39,851 (it was $22,100 in 2000)
Anniston:

$39,851
MO:

$156,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $47,248; detached houses: $58,784; mobile homes: $16,744

Median gross rent in 2017: $455.

March 2019 cost of living index in Anniston: 74.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.5%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Anniston, MO (2010)
    • 22697.4%White alone
    • 52.2%Black alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Anniston, Missouri as of July 13, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Anniston is 166 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (22.5%), American (21.1%), Irish (18.3%), English (5.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1913

Elevation: 312 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 542 people per square mile   (low).

Anniston, Missouri map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $817 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $311 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (87.1 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (123.5 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (357.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

East Prairie, MO (2.1 miles ),
Pinhook, MO (2.6 miles),
Charleston, MO (2.6 miles ),
Wilson City, MO (3.0 miles),
Bertrand, MO (3.0 miles ),
Wyatt, MO (3.0 miles ),
Diehlstadt, MO (3.3 miles),
Miner, MO (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 36.82 N, Longitude: 89.33 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 573

Distribution of median household income in Anniston, MO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Anniston, MO in 2017
Anniston satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Missouri:

3.9%
Most common industries in Anniston, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Truck transportation (13.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (24.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.1%)
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.1%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (6.1%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.0%)
  • Metals & minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (13.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.8%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.8%)
  • Social assistance (7.8%)
  • Retail florists (5.9%)
Most common occupations in Anniston, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (17.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (30.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.1%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (3.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (9.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (7.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)

Average climate in Anniston, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Anniston-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 87% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Anniston town center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Anniston-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 72% 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 26.3 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 32.9 miles away from the city 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 137.5 miles away from the city 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 10.4 miles away from Anniston center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 99.3 miles away from Anniston center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 117.0 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 Mississippi County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Anniston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Anniston:

  • EAST PRAIRIE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; EAST PRAIRIE, MO)
  • E PRAIRIE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; EAST PRAIRIE, MO)
  • CHARLESTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CHARLESTON, MO)
  • PROVIDENCE HOSPICE GROUP INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; SIKESTON, MO)
  • GREENBRIAR MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CAIRO, IL)
  • DAYSTAR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CAIRO, IL)
  • SOUTHERN MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CAIRO, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anniston:

  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 36 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,678)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 41 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 43 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 54 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Murray State University (about 58 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 62 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 63 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 14,539)

Points of interest:

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

Mississippi County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

ANNISTON (Population served: 278, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.9%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.5%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Anniston:

Marital status in Anniston, MO
  • Never married: 13.4%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 17.3%

For population 25 years and over in Anniston:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Missouri average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Anniston, MO (based on Mississippi County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,61427
Mainline Protestant7164
Black Protestant6674
Catholic3531
Other-1
None8,008-
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
Here:

3.68 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Mississippi County:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Mississippi County:

8.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Mississippi County:

9.9%
State:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Mississippi County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

15.4%
Missouri:

13.5%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$2,720
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 3$2,720

Anniston government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $39,000 ($181.40)
    Sewerage: $31,000 ($144.19)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($65.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($65.12)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($65.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($46.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($46.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($4.65)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $33,000 ($153.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($9.30)

Anniston government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $31,000 ($144.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $43,000 ($200.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $13,000 ($60.47)
  • Tax - Other: $29,000 ($134.88)

Anniston government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000 ($190.70)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000 ($190.70)

Anniston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000 ($27.91)

6.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,515 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Missouri average:

7.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Scott County, MO  2.04% ($42,447 average AGI)
to Cape Girardeau County, MO  0.50% ($35,333)
to New Madrid County, MO  0.50% ($22,476)

Strongest AM radio stations in Anniston:

  • KYMO (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EAST PRAIRIE, MO; Owner: USHER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRHW (1520 AM; 5 kW; SIKESTON, MO)
  • KCHR (1350 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, MO; Owner: SOUTH MISSOURI B/C COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KZIM (960 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • KAPE (1550 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KSIM (1400 AM; 1 kW; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WBCE (1200 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WICKLIFFE, KY; Owner: WBCE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Anniston:

  • KYMO-FM (105.3 FM; EAST PRAIRIE, MO; Owner: USHER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBEL (88.5 FM; CAIRO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KWKZ (106.1 FM; CHARLESTON, MO; Owner: ANDERSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KREZ (104.7 FM; CHAFFEE, MO; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)
  • KBXB (97.9 FM; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KGMO (100.7 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KBHI (107.1 FM; MINER, MO; Owner: DANA R WITHERS)
  • WKIB (96.5 FM; ANNA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS)
  • KEZS-FM (102.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKYQ (93.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGKY (95.9 FM; WICKLIFFE, KY; Owner: WICKLIFE RENTAL PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WKBG (102.1 FM; CLINTON, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WQAK (105.7 FM; UNION CITY, TN; Owner: TWIN STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Anniston:

  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • K47FB (Channel 47; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69HT (Channel 69; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K65GP (Channel 65; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Anniston fatal accident list:

Nov 16, 1995 09:50 PM, 75, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 102ft / 30.9mTotal length
  • $1,474,000Total costs
  • 2,421Total average daily traffic
  • 206Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,373Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Anniston, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Anniston, MO

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 36.781111 Lon: -89.387750, Call Sign: WQYD967,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.332 MHz, Grant Date: 08/29/2016, Expiration Date: 08/29/2026, Certifier: James Coke, Registrant: Warner Communications Corp, 1340 Baur Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132, Phone: (314) 993-7070, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ANNISTON SUB, E Side Hwy 75, 1.5 Km S (Lat: 36.819194 Lon: -89.320056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WNTL459,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.100 MHz, Grant Date: 12/07/2011, Expiration Date: 12/06/2021, Registrant: Allgeier Martin & Associates Inc, 7231 E 24th Street, Joplin, MO 64804, Phone: (417) 680-7200, Fax: (417) 680-7300, Email:

Most common first names in Anniston, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John676.8 years
James568.8 years
Charles469.0 years
Shirley463.2 years
William474.8 years
George363.0 years
Fred270.5 years
Ernest278.5 years
Edward267.0 years
Della290.5 years
Most common last names in Anniston, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Tatum1085.6 years
Coke573.8 years
Wheatley571.4 years
Bailey381.3 years
Rhodes368.4 years
Browning281.0 years
Ahlfield278.0 years
Graham278.0 years
Granville291.0 years
Cooper286.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Anniston, MO
  • 67.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 29.6%Electricity
  • 1.4%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Anniston, MO
  • 91.7%Electricity
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Anniston compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Anniston on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income"
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