Appleton City, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 1,097 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.5%
 
Males: 523  (47.7%)
Females: 574  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 64724.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $24,579 (it was $23,674 in 2000)
Appleton City:

$24,579
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,920 (it was $12,566 in 2000)

Appleton City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $56,965 (it was $44,600 in 2000)
Appleton City:

$56,965
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $67,079; Detached houses: $70,905; In 2-unit structures: $59,050; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $180,431; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $25,151; Mobile homes: $28,494

Median gross rent in 2012: $486.

Appleton City races chart
  • White alone - 1,152 (92.2%)
  • Hispanic - 55 (4.4%)
  • Black alone - 21 (1.7%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 6 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Appleton City: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.5%), Irish (18.6%), United States (13.8%), English (12.7%), French (2.9%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1871

Elevation: 836 feet

Land area: 1.15 square miles.

Population density: 958 people per square mile   (low).

Appleton City,MO real estate house value index trend

Appleton City, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Appleton City:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Appleton City city:

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 17.1%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

42 residents are foreign born

This city:  3.4%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Appleton City, Missouri as of March 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Appleton City to the number of sex offenders is 364 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $533 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $624 (1.1%)

Appleton City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (54.0 miles , pop. 70,700).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (67.6 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (403.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Montrose, MO (2.3 miles ), Rockville, MO (3.0 miles) , La Due, MO (3.4 miles) , Schell City, MO (3.6 miles ), Deepwater, MO (3.8 miles ), Lowry City, MO (4.1 miles ), Brownington, MO (4.1 miles) , Butler, MO (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 38.19 N, Longitude: 94.03 W

Area code: 660

Appleton City household income distribution Appleton City home values distribution

Crime rates in Appleton City by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10100000100
per 100,000 75.10.075.70.00.00.00.00.080.30.00.0
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 4100124651446
per 100,000 300.3761.00.0920.2301.2460.8390.979.6321.0353.7540.1
Burglaries 5112101101787410
per 100,000 375.476.1908.4766.975.3768.01329.2636.4561.8353.7900.1
Thefts 222520313220137121914
per 100,000 1651.71902.61514.02377.32409.61536.11016.4556.9963.11679.91260.1
Auto thefts 11220001102
per 100,000 75.176.1151.4153.40.00.00.079.680.30.0180.0
Arson 10100010000
per 100,000 75.10.075.70.00.00.078.20.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 227.4249.5204.9359.2168.5215.9220.592.7221.4169.3245.5

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Appleton City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.9%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +25 (+1.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (54%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Utilities (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Child care workers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)

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

Average climate in Appleton City, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Appleton City, Missouri average temperatures Appleton City, Missouri average precipitation Appleton City, Missouri humidity Appleton City, Missouri wind speed Appleton City, Missouri snowfall Appleton City, Missouri sunshine Appleton City, Missouri clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Appleton City-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Appleton City city center injured one person and caused $50,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.8 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Appleton City-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% 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 255.9 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 257.0 miles away from Appleton 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 333.8 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 270.3 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 230.2 miles away from Appleton City center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 232.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Appleton City topographic map

Birthplace of: Byron Calame - Newspaper editor, Donald L. Cox - Field Marshall of the Black Panther Party, Vester Pegg - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Appleton City:

  • ELLETT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (610 N OHIO AVE)
  • APPLETON CITY MANOR (600 NORTH OHIO, PO BOX 98)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Appleton City:

  • University of Central Missouri (about 43 miles; Warrensburg, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,952)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 53 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • State Fair Community College (about 55 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Wright Career College (about 63 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 63 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 64 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Rockhurst University (about 66 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)

Public high school in Appleton City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Appleton City:

See full list of schools located in Appleton City

Library in Appleton City:

  • APPLETON CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $16,566; Location: 105 W. 4TH STREET; 24,106 books; 278 audio materials; 840 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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

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

APPLETON CITY (Population served: 1,127, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-01-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2012)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 9 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 30.9%
(29.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 39.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 58.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
73 people in nursing homes in 2000

Appleton City, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Appleton City 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Appleton City (2011 data):

  • Community First Bank: Appleton City Branch at 214-16 West 4th Street, branch established on 1913/01/01. Info updated 2010/08/12: Bank assets: $158.6 mil, Deposits: $135.2 mil, headquarters in Butler, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Community First Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Appleton City travel time to work - commute Appleton City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Appleton City city (based on St. Clair County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.82%
Here: 47.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristOld Missionary Baptists Associations
Adherents59.4%12.2%10.3%5.2%3.9%
Congregations25.8%19.4%6.5%9.7%12.9%
NameAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchChurch of the NazareneChurch of the BrethrenOther
Adherents3.9%1.6%1.0%1.0%1.5%
Congregations3.2%3.2%3.2%3.2%12.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
St. Clair County:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
St. Clair County:

5.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.8%
Missouri:

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

13.8%
State:

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
Financial Administration 1$3,613$43,3561$4,993
Other Government Administration 3$5,183$20,7321$1,351
Police Protection - Officers 2$31,764$190,5841$8,803
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$7,014
Sewerage 2$9,959$59,7541$3,722
Parks and Recreation 0$0 5$1,691
Local Libraries 0$0 3$6,137
Totals for Government 8$50,519$75,77914$33,711

6.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,743 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
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 Henry County, MO  0.84% ($16,692 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.81% ($37,480)
from Cedar County, MO  0.39% ($20,750)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
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 Henry County, MO  1.48% ($25,022 average AGI)
to Polk County, MO  0.64% ($31,800)
to Greene County, MO  0.42% ($30,692)

Strongest AM radio stations in Appleton City:

  • 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)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDKD (1280 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMAM (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUTLER, MO; Owner: BATES COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Appleton City:

  • KDKD-FM (95.3 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCVJ (92.3 FM; OSCEOLA, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KMOE (92.1 FM; BUTLER, MO; Owner: BATES COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Appleton City fatal accident list:

Jul 9, 2010 07:12 PM, Hickoryave, 2ndst, Lat: 38.18833, Lon: -94.02811, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 1,470
Total average daily truck traffic: 147
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 2,499

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Appleton City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Appleton City, MO
Most common first names in Appleton City, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3079.6 years
John2478.4 years
James2172.3 years
Charles2075.6 years
Ralph1475.3 years
Mary1382.9 years
Lena1387.2 years
George1179.3 years
Edna1185.7 years
Bessie1183.5 years
Most common last names in Appleton City, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis1978.9 years
Smith1981.5 years
Brown1285.8 years
Jones1278.0 years
Johnson1181.5 years
Foster1176.9 years
Miller1078.1 years
Rice971.6 years
Dines983.2 years
Bailey883.0 years

Businesses in Appleton City, MO

  • Ford: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • UPS: 1
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