Bellflower, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 370 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.3%
 
Males: 192  (52.1%)
Females: 178  (47.9%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip codes: 63333.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $28,400 (it was $33,594 in 2000)
Bellflower:

$28,400
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,658 (it was $11,257 in 2000)

Bellflower city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $52,726 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Bellflower:

$52,726
MO:

$151,400

Median gross rent in 2016: $716.

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  • Races in Bellflower, MO (2010)

    Bellflower races chart
    • 36893.6%White alone
    • 112.8%Two or more races
    • 92.3%Black alone
    • 30.8%Hispanic
    • 20.5%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bellflower: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (24.1%), German (23.3%), English (16.4%), Irish (9.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 765 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 674 people per square mile   (low).

Bellflower, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Bellflower:

  • High school or higher: 77.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bellflower city:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 18.2%
  • Divorced: 13.3%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Bellflower, Missouri as of March 25, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Bellflower to the number of sex offenders is 178 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $395 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $413 (3.9%)

Bellflower satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Peters, MO (43.3 miles , pop. 51,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (65.2 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (275.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Truxton, MO (2.4 miles) , New Florence, MO (2.9 miles ), Montgomery City, MO (2.9 miles ), High Hill, MO (3.0 miles ), Middletown, MO (3.0 miles) , Jonesburg, MO (3.2 miles ), Danville, MO (3.4 miles) , Hawk Point, MO (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 39.00 N, Longitude: 91.35 W

Area code: 573

Bellflower household income distribution Bellflower home values distribution

Crime rates in Bellflower by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2014 2015 2016
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0200231011000
per 100,000 0.0469.50.00.0490.2765.3259.70.0253.8253.20.00.00.0
Burglaries 21402130170202
per 100,000 466.23,286.40.0479.6245.1765.30.0263.21,776.60.0531.90.0558.7
Theft 1000032140100
per 100,000 233.10.00.00.00.0765.3519.5263.21,015.20.0266.00.00.0
Auto thefts 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 279.5) 43.7337.20.033.6115.2237.272.728.9215.750.647.90.039.1

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

Crime rate in Bellflower detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Missouri average:

2.45
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+2.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (1%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Bellflower, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bellflower-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the Bellflower city center injured 6 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 3/13/2006, a category F3 tornado 3.3 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bellflower-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% 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 190.9 miles away from the city 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 161.0 miles away from Bellflower 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 187.1 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 188.3 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 205.8 miles away from Bellflower 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 192.6 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 Montgomery County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bellflower topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bellflower:

  • NEW FLORENCE NURSING AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NEW FLORENCE, MO)
  • MONTGOMERY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MONTGOMERY CITY, MO)
  • JONESBURG NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; JONESBURG, MO)
  • GAMMA ROAD LODGE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WELLSVILLE, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-GAMMA ROAD LODGE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WELLSVILLE, MO)

airports located in Bellflower:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bellflower:

  • St Charles Community College (about 42 miles; Cottleville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,302)
  • East Central College (about 45 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • Lindenwood University (about 49 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • Maryville University of Saint Louis (about 52 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 3,651)
  • Columbia College (about 53 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 53 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Lincoln University (about 54 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)

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Notable location: Bellflower Volunteer Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Bellflower Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 27.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 18.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 31.9%
(29.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.5%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.9%
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: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bellflower city (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,68222
Mainline Protestant1,53516
Catholic1,4394
Other3-
None6,577-
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: 5
Montgomery County:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Montgomery County:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

28.9%
Missouri:

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

13.8%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.0%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.4%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Bellflower:

29.8
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bellflower:

31.5%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bellflower:

12.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bellflower:

41.9%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Bellflower:

50.8%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Bellflower:

79.5%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bellflower, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 3$983
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,468
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$714
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$84
Sewerage 0$0 1$714
Water Supply 1$2,501$30,0120$0
Totals for Government 1$2,501$30,01217$3,963

Bellflower government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $44,000 ($118.92)
    Sewerage: $38,000 ($102.70)
    Water Utilities: $37,000 ($100.00)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($81.08)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($59.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($48.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($24.32)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $58,000 ($156.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($27.03)

Bellflower government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $28,000 ($75.68)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($59.46)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($5.41)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $54,000 ($145.95)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $19,000 ($51.35)
    NEC: $18,000 ($48.65)
    Total General Sales: $18,000 ($48.65)
    Property: $18,000 ($48.65)

Bellflower government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $163,000 ($440.54)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $143,000 ($386.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $158,000 ($427.03)
    Other, NEC: $137,000 ($370.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $6,000 ($16.22)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($13.51)

Bellflower government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $28,000 ($75.68)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $125,000 ($337.84)

6.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
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 Warren County, MO  1.05% ($28,213 average AGI)
from St. Charles County, MO  0.82% ($38,568)
from Lincoln County, MO  0.40% ($37,944)


6.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,239 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
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 Warren County, MO  0.78% ($22,314 average AGI)
to St. Charles County, MO  0.75% ($28,235)
to Audrain County, MO  0.69% ($30,097)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bellflower:

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KWRE (730 AM; 1 kW; WARRENTON, MO; Owner: KASPAR BROADCASTING CO. OF MISSOURI)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KWOS (950 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KIRL (1460 AM; 5 kW; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: BRONCO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bellflower:

  • KMCR (103.9 FM; MONTGOMERY CITY, MO; Owner: CHIRILLO ELECTRONICS, INC)
  • KFAV (99.9 FM; WARRENTON, MO; Owner: KASPAR B/CASTING COMPANY OF MISSOURI)
  • KPCR-FM (94.1 FM; BOWLING GREEN, MO; Owner: FOUR HIM ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • KWWR (95.7 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KFNS-FM (100.7 FM; TROY, MO; Owner: SIMULCAST, LLC)
  • KKAC (104.3 FM; VANDALIA, MO; Owner: TWENTY-ONE SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bellflower:

  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $779,000Total costs
  • 1,028Total average daily traffic
  • 111Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,424Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bellflower)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB0UFB, Licensee ID: L01068496, Grant Date: 03/11/2016, Expiration Date: 10/16/2025, Certifier: Ricky D Mauer, Registrant: Ricky D Mauer, 609 E Kamp St, Bellflower, MO 63333
  • Call Sign: KB0VDG, Licensee ID: L01083294, Grant Date: 11/10/2015, Expiration Date: 01/29/2026, Registrant: Randall P Roark, Bellflower, MO 63333

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Bellflower

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bellflower, MO
Most common first names in Bellflower, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1375.4 years
John967.2 years
James771.9 years
Helen782.8 years
William768.2 years
Charles678.8 years
Dorothy573.4 years
Paul580.2 years
Thomas562.2 years
Walter576.4 years
Most common last names in Bellflower, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gilbert577.6 years
Holt556.4 years
Spires478.0 years
Miller470.2 years
Rock477.0 years
Rodgers481.3 years
Smith473.5 years
Strack486.0 years
Surls477.0 years
Baugh382.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (39%)
  • Utility gas (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Wood (11%)

Bellflower 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.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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