For population 25 years and over in Avilla:
For population 15 years and over in Avilla town:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $486 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (46.4 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (124.4 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (339.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: La Russell, MO (2.3 miles) , Reeds, MO (2.4 miles) , Sarcoxie, MO (2.9 miles ), Carthage, MO (3.2 miles ), Stotts City, MO (3.4 miles ), Carytown, MO (3.5 miles ), Fidelity, MO (3.6 miles ), Jasper, MO (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 37.19 N, Longitude: 94.13 W
Area code: 417
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+4.6%).
Average climate in Avilla, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Avilla-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 164% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Avilla town center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/24/1975, a category F4 tornado 26.1 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Avilla-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 99% 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 88.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from Avilla center
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jasper County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Avilla:
Airports and other landing facilities located in Avilla:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avilla:
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Public elementary/middle school in Avilla:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 13.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.1%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 87.5% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Avilla compared to Missouri state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Avilla town (based on Jasper County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.41%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,137 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($195 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,570 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($66 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Avilla fatal accident list:
Feb 8, 1979 07:15 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: