Arkoe, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 66 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.8%
 
Males: 29  (45.2%)
Females: 37  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  24.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 64468

Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,692 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Arkoe:

$58,692
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,976 (it was $13,725 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $58,973 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Arkoe:

$58,973
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $71,425; Detached houses: $78,650; Mobile homes: $69,102

Median gross rent in 2016: $677.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Arkoe: 76.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (26.7%), German (20.0%), English (13.3%), Danish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 978 feet

Land area: 0.14 square miles.

Population density: 484 people per square mile   (low).

Arkoe, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Arkoe:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arkoe town:

  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $798 (0.6%)

Arkoe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (34.7 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (83.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (388.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Barnard, MO (2.4 miles ), Maryville, MO (2.5 miles ), Conception Junction, MO (2.7 miles ), Conception, MO (2.7 miles ), Guilford, MO (2.8 miles) , Clyde, MO (2.9 miles) , Bolckow, MO (3.2 miles ), Ravenwood, MO (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 40.26 N, Longitude: 94.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 660

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

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-9.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Information (26%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (16%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (45%)
  • Production occupations (36%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Arkoe, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Arkoe-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Arkoe town center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/5/1954, a category F4 tornado 34.1 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Arkoe-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 391.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 45.9 miles away from Arkoe center
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) earthquake occurred 356.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 383.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.2 miles away from Arkoe 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 372.6 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 Nodaway County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Arkoe topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Arkoe:

  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL & HEALTH SERVICES Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOME CARE AT ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOSPICE OF NW MO (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • PARKDALE MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • VILLAGE CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-MARYVILLE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • MARYVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)

airports located in Arkoe:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arkoe:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 8 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 35 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Highland Community College (about 37 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Grantham University (about 71 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 75 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 79 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 84 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)

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Nodaway County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.4. This is about average.

City:

84.4
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.5
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.5%
Average household size:
This town:  3.0 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.6%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.7%
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: 4.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.5
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Arkoe town (based on Nodaway County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,25917
Mainline Protestant4,17820
Catholic3,4033
Other4953
None11,035-
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: 2
Nodaway County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Nodaway County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Nodaway County:

29.3%
Missouri:

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

14.3%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.8%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Arkoe:

42.5%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Arkoe:

23.3%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Arkoe:

22.5%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Arkoe:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Arkoe:

42.6%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

52.3%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.2%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Arkoe, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

6.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Buchanan County, MO  0.56% ($31,268 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.33% ($23,208)
from Holt County, MO  0.31% ($28,957)


7.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,185 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
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 Jackson County, MO  0.52% ($26,487 average AGI)
to Buchanan County, MO  0.50% ($30,676)
to Clay County, MO  0.34% ($24,080)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arkoe:

  • KNIM (1580 AM; 1 kW; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arkoe:

  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KNIM-FM (97.1 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; SAVANNAH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KKBZ (99.3 FM; CLARINDA, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KRSS (93.5 FM; TARKIO, MO; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KZLX-LP (106.7 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Arkoe:

  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KQTV (Channel 2; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • WILLIAM M THOMPSON, N Side Cr 623 1 Km W Jct Hwy N 3 Km N & 4 Km W (Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790833), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 4176245703, Wthompson@amce.Com, 2820 S RANGE LINE RD
  • WILLIAM M THOMPSON, N Side Cr 623 1 Km W Jct Hwy N 3 Km N & 4 Km W (Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790833), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 4176245703, Wthompson@amce.Com, 2820 S RANGE LINE RD
  • WILLIAM M THOMPSON, N Side Cr 623 1 Km W Jct Hwy N 3 Km N & 4 Km W (Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790944), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 4176245703, Wthompson@amce.Com, 2820 S RANGE LINE RD
  • Wiliam M Thompson, N Side Cr 623 1 Km W Jct Hwy N 3 Km N & 4 Km W (Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790944), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 4176245703, Wthompson@amce.Com, 2820 S RANGE LINE RD
  • N Side Cr 623 1 Km W Jct Hwy N 3 Km N & 4 Km W (Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790833), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 8166322121

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • NODAWAY, N Side Cr 623 1 Km W Jct Hwy N 3 Km N & 4 Km W (Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WNTL368
    Assigned Frequencies: 2142.80 MHz, 2133.20 MHzGrant Date: 11/10/2001, Expiration Date: 01/31/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/06/2009, Certifier: Carl FulbrightRegistrant: Aquila, Inc., 750 Nw Missouri Road, Lee\'s Summit, MO 64086, Phone: (816) 969-8940, Fax: (816) 969-8991, Email:
  • Nodaway, 0.5 W Of State Hwy N On 300th St Maryville, Mo 64434 (Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQID581
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/10/2008, Expiration Date: 01/10/2018, Certifier: Leroy LutesRegistrant: Kansas City Power & Light Company, 4400 E. Front Street, Kansas City, MO 64120, Phone: (816) 245-4062, Fax: (816) 245-3603, Email:
  • Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790944, Type: Tower, Structure height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQKH432
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/20/2009, Expiration Date: 05/20/2019, Certifier: Darren P FarnanRegistrant: United Services, Inc., 30208 Us Hwy 136, Maryville, MO 64468, Phone: (660) 582-6454, Fax: (660) 582-2837, Email:
  • Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790944, Type: Tower, Structure height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQKH432
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/20/2009, Expiration Date: 05/20/2019, Certifier: Darren P FarnanRegistrant: United Services, Inc., 30208 Us Hwy 136, Maryville, MO 64468, Phone: (660) 582-6454, Fax: (660) 582-2837, Email:
  • Lat: 40.287500 Lon: -94.790944, Type: Tower, Structure height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQKH432
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/20/2009, Expiration Date: 05/20/2019, Certifier: Darren P FarnanRegistrant: United Services, Inc., 30208 Us Hwy 136, Maryville, MO 64468, Phone: (660) 582-6454, Fax: (660) 582-2837, Email:
  • NODAWAY, N Side Cr 623 1 Km W Jct Hwy N 3 Km N & 4 Km W (Lat: 40.287472 Lon: -94.791167), Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: KFN81
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2001, Expiration Date: 11/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2011Registrant: Phone: (417) 624-5703

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (50%)
  • Electricity (45%)

Arkoe compared to Missouri state average:

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