Baring, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 127 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -20.1%
 
Males: 64  (51.0%)
Females: 63  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

39.0 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip code: 63531

Estimated median household income in 2019: $34,288 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Baring:

$34,288
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,035 (it was $11,980 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $50,763 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Baring:

$50,763
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $47,477; detached houses: $51,921; mobile homes: $38,258

Median gross rent in 2019: $394.

March 2019 cost of living index in Baring: 74.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.7%
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  • Races in Baring, MO (2019)
    • 10197.1%White alone
    • 32.9%Hispanic



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Baring, Missouri as of October 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Baring is 72 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (68.0%), American (20.0%), Irish (8.0%), Swiss (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Elevation: 825 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,002 people per square mile   (low).

Baring, Missouri map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Baring city:

1.2% ($338)
Missouri:

1.0% ($851)

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

Distribution of median household income in Baring, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Baring, MO in 2019

Baring satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.8%
Missouri:

3.9%
Most common industries in Baring, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Truck transportation (13.0%)
  • Health care (11.6%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (7.2%)
  • Food (5.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (21.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (9.5%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Food (7.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.8%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (29.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (18.5%)
  • Educational services (14.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (7.4%)
  • Social assistance (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
Most common occupations in Baring, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15.9%)
  • Personal appearance workers (7.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.8%)
  • Child care workers (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (26.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Religious workers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Personal appearance workers (18.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (14.8%)
  • Child care workers (14.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.4%)

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 significantly above Missouri state average. It is 248% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 262.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 367.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 262.2 miles away from Baring 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) earthquake occurred 284.2 miles away from Baring 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 (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 11, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 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)

Points of interest:

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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
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

For population 15 years and over in Baring:

Marital status in Baring, MO
  • Never married: 49.4%
  • Now married: 33.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Baring:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.5
Missouri average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Baring, MO (based on Knox County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

9.89 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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:
Knox County:

13.0%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Baring:

51.7%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.7%
State:

48.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.0
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.1%
Missouri:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Baring:

7.9%
Missouri:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.5
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.5%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

46.9%
State:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.5%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Baring, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$200
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$102
Totals for Government 0$0 2$302

3.79% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($31,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.79%
Missouri average:

7.16%

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

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
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.0mTotal length
  • $2,268,000Total costs
  • 4,375Total average daily traffic
  • 629Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,536Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Baring, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 21960-1969
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Baring, MO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 40.239611 Lon: -92.226250, Call Sign: KAN630,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.560 MHz, 160.380 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/2021, Expiration Date: 05/21/2031, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2009, Expiration Date: 10/28/2019, Cancellation Date: 12/28/2019, Certifier: Gary Mallet, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 05/18/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/05/2021, Certifier: Mike Peters, Registrant: Commenco, Inc., 4901 Bristol Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129, Phone: (816) 753-2166, Fax: (816) 753-3688, Email:
  • 507226 State Hwy 15 (Lat: 40.221556 Lon: -92.210917), Call Sign: WRDH356,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.765 MHz, 159.780 MHz, 159.720 MHz, 159.795 MHz, Grant Date: 04/29/2019, Expiration Date: 04/29/2029, Certifier: Lewis Burkholder, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2009, Expiration Date: 12/24/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2019, Certifier: Ralph E Shaw, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 10/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Certifier: Ralph E Shaw, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 01/07/2013, Expiration Date: 06/15/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2013, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave., Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Email:
  • Baring, St Hwy 11 - 1.3mi W Of Hwy 15 - Baring Mw (Lat: 40.239639 Lon: -92.226278), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Call Sign: KRH37,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 06/24/2011, Expiration Date: 07/31/2021, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/18/2010, Expiration Date: 04/05/2020, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2020, Registrant: Northeast Missouri Electric Power Coop, Palmyra, MO 63461, Phone: (573) 769-2107, Fax: (573) 769-4358, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5019Z, N5019Z, N-5019Z, Serial Number: 22-8634, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 12/11/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Lealan M Fox, 29075 State Highway 15, Baring, MO 63531, Other Owners: Anita J Fox

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Baring, MO
  • 91.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.3%Electricity
  • 4.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Baring, MO
  • 92.9%Electricity
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


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 below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below 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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