Baring, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 129 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.9%
 
Males: 58  (45.1%)
Females: 71  (54.9%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 63531

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,954 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Baring:

$30,954
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,865 (it was $11,980 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $23,140 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Baring:

$23,140
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $105,978; Detached houses: $140,691; Mobile homes: $12,796

Median gross rent in 2013: $235.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Baring: 73.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (59.3%), Irish (21.0%), French (8.6%), United States (6.2%), English (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Elevation: 825 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,018 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Baring:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Baring city:

  • Never married: 8.6%
  • Now married: 65.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

6 residents are foreign born (4.5% Europe).

This city:

4.5%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $505 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $373 (1.8%)

Baring satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (89.9 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (148.9 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (260.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Edina, MO (2.3 miles ), Rutledge, MO (2.8 miles) , Hurdland, MO (2.9 miles ), Brashear, MO (3.3 miles ), Knox City, MO (3.5 miles ), South Gorin, MO (3.5 miles) , Gibbs, MO (3.9 miles) , Memphis, MO (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.24 N, Longitude: 92.21 W

Area code: 660

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

3.3%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-12.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (30%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (27%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (30%)
  • Transportation occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (44%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Average climate in Baring, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Baring-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Baring city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/24/1967, a category F4 tornado 20.2 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Baring-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 82% 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 262.2 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 250.6 miles away from Baring 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 257.1 miles away from the city 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 284.2 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 285.4 miles away from Baring center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 263.2 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 Knox County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Baring topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Baring:

  • SCOTLAND COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; MEMPHIS, MO)
  • SCOTLAND COUNTY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MEMPHIS, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Baring:

  • Truman State University (about 21 miles; Kirksville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,553)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 57 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 59 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 68 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Western Illinois University (about 82 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Columbia College (about 90 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 91 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)

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

Knox County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.5%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Missouri average:

11.0

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Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Baring city (based on Knox County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,41313
Mainline Protestant5086
Catholic4502
None1,760-
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: 1
Knox County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Knox County:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

9.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Knox County:

29.4%
Missouri:

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

13.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Baring:

52.3%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.1%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.1
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

16.8%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Baring:

7.3%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.3%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

48.0%
State:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.0%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Baring, MO Residents
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 5$475
Totals for Government 0$0 5$475

Baring government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($248.06)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($69.77)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($38.76)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($7.75)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($7.75)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $21,000 ($162.79)

Baring government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,000 ($46.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $2,000 ($15.50)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($7.75)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($7.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($209.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($62.02)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($38.76)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($23.26)
    NEC: $0 ($0.00)

Baring government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $52,000 ($403.10)

6.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
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 Lewis County, MO  1.53% ($26,522 average AGI)
from Adair County, MO  1.07% ($18,000)
from Scotland County, MO  0.73% ($27,909)


6.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,330 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
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 Adair County, MO  1.47% ($22,500 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Baring:

  • WPSN (1590 AM; 3 kW; HONESDALE, PA; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIRX (1450 AM; 1 kW; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX,INC.)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Baring:

  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KTUF (93.7 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KHGN (90.7 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: CARE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KLTE (107.9 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCOY (99.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KMEM-FM (100.5 FM; MEMPHIS, MO; Owner: BOYER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K201DY (91.5 FM; MEMPHIS, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Baring:

  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K34CW (Channel 34; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)

Baring fatal accident list:

Aug 10, 1997 04:20 PM, Rtk, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Baring)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 40.239611 Lon: -92.226250, Call Sign: KAN630
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.560 MHz, 160.380 MHzGrant Date: 04/14/2011, Expiration Date: 05/21/2021Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 8310 Nieman Rd., Lenexa, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 577-8926, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • LAGOON LS, Lagoon Ls - 0.49 Mi S Of Srk On Cr14 (Lat: 40.235500 Lon: -92.197667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQKY644
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.125 MHzGrant Date: 10/28/2009, Expiration Date: 10/28/2019, Certifier: Gary MalletRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • Lat: 40.242889 Lon: -92.210389, Call Sign: WQNT429
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.237 MHz, 456.237 MHz, 451.337 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 456.537 MHzGrant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 05/18/2021, Certifier: Mike PetersRegistrant: Commenco, Inc., 4901 Bristol Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129, Phone: (816) 753-2166, Fax: (816) 753-3688, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • BARING, 4 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 40.263639 Lon: -92.134611), Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WPOR234
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/2009, Expiration Date: 12/24/2018, Certifier: Ralph E ShawRegistrant: Northeast Technologies,LLC, 3705 Business 61, Palmyra, MO 63461, Phone: (573) 769-8270, Fax: (573) 769-4358, Email:
  • Baring, 4 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 40.263639 Lon: -92.134611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WPUP673
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 10/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Certifier: Ralph E ShawRegistrant: Reed Smith LLP, 1301 K Street, Nw, Suite 1100 -- East Tower, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 414-9234, Fax: (202) 414-9299, Email:
  • BARING, Sr11 - 1.3mi W Of (Lat: 40.239639 Lon: -92.226278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 54.6 m, Call Sign: WQPR909
    Assigned Frequencies: 6695.00 MHz, 6635.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2013, Expiration Date: 06/15/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2013, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave., Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Email:
  • Baring, Sr11 - 1.3mi W Of (Lat: 40.239639 Lon: -92.226278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 54.6 m, Call Sign: KRH37
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6695.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/24/2011, Expiration Date: 07/31/2021Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • BARING, 4 Mi Ene Of Baring, Mo (Lat: 40.263611 Lon: -92.134722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82 m, Call Sign: WDC67
    Assigned Frequencies: 6685.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/2010, Expiration Date: 04/05/2020Registrant: Northeast Missouri Electric Power Coop, Palmyra, MO 63461, Phone: (573) 769-2107, Fax: (573) 769-4358, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (73%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (5%)

Baring compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly 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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