Berkeley, Missouri

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Population in 2022: 8,064 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -19.9%
 
Males: 4,012  (49.8%)
Females: 4,052  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

31.7 years
Missouri median age:

39.1 years

Zip codes: 63042.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $38,421 (it was $32,219 in 2000)
Berkeley:

$38,421
MO:

$64,811

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $19,491 (it was $13,788 in 2000)

Berkeley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $75,772 (it was $51,400 in 2000)
Berkeley:

$75,772
MO:

$221,200

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $358,067; detached houses: $366,962; townhouses or other attached units: $296,938; in 2-unit structures: $604,192; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,513; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $232,155; mobile homes: $53,172; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $57,482

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,067.

March 2022 cost of living index in Berkeley: 94.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 32.1%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.2% for Black residents, 77.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 93.8% for other race residents, 14.7% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Berkeley, MO (2022)
    • 6,75482.8%Black alone
    • 5927.3%White alone
    • 4976.1%Hispanic
    • 1231.5%Two or more races
    • 390.5%Asian alone
    • 50.06%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Berkeley, Missouri as of April 18, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Berkeley is 566 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Berkeley by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(32.2)
2
(22.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.1)
2
(22.4)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
7
(78.1)
6
(67.5)
1
(11.3)
6
(68.1)
6
(67.7)
6
(74.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
9
(96.6)
8
(89.1)
13
(144.3)
7
(77.8)
6
(67.1)
2
(22.0)
7
(77.1)
1
(11.0)
1
(11.2)
4
(45.0)
4
(45.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.6)
2
(24.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
45
(483.0)
21
(233.9)
21
(233.0)
23
(255.8)
15
(167.7)
21
(230.9)
38
(418.8)
22
(242.7)
22
(245.6)
29
(326.1)
31
(349.6)
22
(249.7)
15
(169.1)
18
(222.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
76
(815.8)
187
(2,083)
181
(2,009)
230
(2,558)
35
(391.2)
19
(209.0)
43
(473.9)
37
(408.3)
69
(770.3)
69
(776.0)
55
(620.2)
85
(964.9)
150
(1,691)
201
(2,488)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
203
(2,179)
250
(2,785)
237
(2,630)
226
(2,513)
129
(1,442)
199
(2,188)
171
(1,885)
157
(1,732)
171
(1,909)
99
(1,113)
80
(902.1)
62
(703.8)
68
(766.8)
143
(1,770)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
212
(2,276)
191
(2,127)
248
(2,752)
234
(2,602)
202
(2,258)
235
(2,584)
175
(1,929)
149
(1,644)
196
(2,188)
211
(2,373)
196
(2,210)
171
(1,941)
291
(3,281)
229
(2,835)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
61
(654.8)
42
(467.8)
35
(388.4)
56
(622.7)
27
(301.8)
32
(351.9)
52
(573.1)
72
(794.4)
73
(814.9)
114
(1,282)
101
(1,139)
85
(964.9)
110
(1,240)
254
(3,144)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(42.9)
11
(122.5)
4
(44.4)
10
(111.2)
0
(0.0)
6
(66.0)
2
(22.0)
6
(66.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
9
(101.5)
4
(45.4)
11
(124.0)
4
(49.5)
City-Data.com crime index745.7920.0912.31002.6442.3435.4537.0413.9679.3699.4530.2608.2826.61221.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Berkeley, MO

Crime rate in Berkeley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 33 (25 officers - 23 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Missouri average:

2.54
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Ancestries: American (10.7%), African (5.1%), German (1.7%), Kenyan (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1937

Elevation: 535 feet

Land area: 4.93 square miles.

Population density: 1,635 people per square mile   (low).

Berkeley, Missouri map

462 residents are foreign born (4.4% Latin America, 0.9% Africa).

This city:

5.7%
Missouri:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,268 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,216 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Florissant, MO (3.9 miles , pop. 50,497).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (9.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (256.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Kinloch, MO (0.8 miles ),
Edmundson, MO (1.3 miles ),
Woodson Terrace, MO (1.3 miles ),
Cool Valley, MO (1.3 miles ),
Calverton Park, MO (1.4 miles ),
Bel-Ridge, MO (1.4 miles ),
St. John, MO (1.4 miles ),
Ferguson, MO (1.4 miles )

Latitude: 38.74 N, Longitude: 90.33 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,384 (+102.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 987 (29.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Berkeley, MO in 2022
Distribution of house value in Berkeley, MO in 2022

Property values in Berkeley, MO

Berkeley satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2019: 33 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $88,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $75,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Berkeley, MO residents
Average permit cost in Berkeley, MO
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

2.7%
Missouri:

2.8%
Historical population in Berkeley, MO
Historical housing units in Berkeley, MO
Most common industries in Berkeley, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.3%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.3%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
  • Utilities (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Berkeley, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)

Average climate in Berkeley, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Berkeley, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

73
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2022 was 0.247. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.247
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 9.21. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.21
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 0.998. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.998
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 33.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 27.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

19.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 11.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

8.1
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0496. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0496
U.S.:

0.0093

Tornado activity:

Berkeley-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 77% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Berkeley city center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/10/1959, a category F4 tornado 11.1 miles away from the city center killed 21 people and injured 345 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Berkeley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 310% 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 133.8 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 133.8 miles away from Berkeley 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 132.1 miles away from Berkeley 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 117.3 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) earthquake occurred 148.0 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 153.2 miles away from Berkeley 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 St. Louis County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Berkeley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Berkeley:

  • OAK KNOLL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; FERGUSON, MO)
  • HERITAGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MO)
  • CREVE COEUR DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; CREVE COEUR, MO)
  • PREMIER DIALYSIS OF FERGUSON (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; FERGUSON, MO)
  • CHRISTIAN CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FERGUSON, MO)
  • ST JOHNS PLACE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MO)
  • ADVANCE MEDICAL SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SAINT JOHN, MO)

Amtrak stations near Berkeley:

  • 11 miles: ST. LOUIS (550 S. 16TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 12 miles: KIRKWOOD (110 W. ARGONNE RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: ALTON (3400 COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in Berkeley:

  • Vatterott College-Berkeley (Full-time enrollment: 1,856; Location: 8580 Evans Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: www.vatterott.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Berkeley:

  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 3 miles; Saint Louis, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,322)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 7 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 8 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Saint Louis University (about 10 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Lindenwood University (about 10 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • Missouri Baptist University (about 10 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Webster University (about 11 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 12,406)

Public elementary/middle schools in Berkeley:

  • BERKELEY MIDDLE (Students: 368, Location: 8300 FROST AVE, Grades: 7-8)
  • AIRPORT ELEM. (Students: 321, Location: 8249 AIRPORT RD, Grades: KG-6)
  • HOLMAN ELEM. (Students: 166, Location: 8811 HAROLD DR, Grades: KG-6)
See full list of schools located in Berkeley

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Berkeley: City of Berkeley Fire Department Station 2 (A), City of Berkeley Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Berkeley Shopping Center (1), Frostwood Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Berkeley include: House of Deliverance Pentecostal Church (A), Hope Church (B), Harvest Church of Saint Louis (C), Faith Baptist Church (D), Tabernacle of Faith and Deliverance (E), Ebenezer Seventh Day Adventist Church (F), Berkley Heights Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Ramona Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

St. Louis 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:

2.7 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.5%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
115 people in nursing homes in 2000
14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Berkeley:

Marital status in Berkeley, MO
  • Never married: 43.8%
  • Now married: 27.0%
  • Separated: 6.6%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

For population 25 years and over in Berkeley:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Missouri average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Berkeley
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Berkeley, MO (based on St. Louis County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic230,48874
Evangelical Protestant162,614384
Mainline Protestant74,404130
Other37,15687
Black Protestant9,36948
Orthodox2,0427
None482,881-
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: 176
This county:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
St. Louis County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 50
St. Louis County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 293
Here:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 683
St. Louis County:

6.87 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.6%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Louis County:

28.0%
State:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
St. Louis County:

11.9%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.9%
Missouri:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Berkeley:

43.9%
Missouri:

48.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.3
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.8%
State:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.1%
Missouri:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Berkeley:

6.6
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.5%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Berkeley:

53.2%
State:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.9%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Berkeley, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 31$170,733$66,0900$0
Police Protection - Officers 24$150,011$75,0060$0
Other and Unallocable 15$54,380$43,5041$1,213
Other Government Administration 9$17,859$23,8120$0
Police - Other 6$21,516$43,0320$0
Streets and Highways 5$16,883$40,5190$0
Parks and Recreation 2$5,645$33,8700$0
Judicial and Legal 2$9,089$54,5340$0
Fire - Other 1$3,218$38,6160$0
Financial Administration 0$0 3$6,955
Totals for Government 95$449,334$56,7584$8,168

Berkeley government finances - Expenditure in 2021 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $380,000 ($47.12)
    Local Fire Protection: $50,000 ($6.20)
    Police Protection: $50,000 ($6.20)
    Sewerage: $48,000 ($5.95)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($1.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.12)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,732,000 ($338.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,426,000 ($300.84)
    Central Staff Services: $2,122,000 ($263.14)
    General - Other: $2,083,000 ($258.31)
    Regular Highways: $536,000 ($66.47)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $331,000 ($41.05)
    Financial Administration: $294,000 ($36.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $183,000 ($22.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $165,000 ($20.46)
    General Public Buildings: $133,000 ($16.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $408,000 ($50.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $600,000 ($74.40)
    Police Protection: $105,000 ($13.02)
    General - Other: $49,000 ($6.08)
    Housing and Community Development: $23,000 ($2.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,261,000 ($652.41)

Berkeley government finances - Revenue in 2021 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $279,000 ($34.60)
    Gas Utilities: $237,000 ($29.39)
    General Local Government Support: $64,000 ($7.94)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $294,000 ($36.46)
    Fines and Forfeits: $135,000 ($16.74)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($2.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $821,000 ($101.81)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,246,000 ($526.54)
    Property: $3,257,000 ($403.89)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,455,000 ($304.44)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,265,000 ($280.88)
    Other Selective Sales: $87,000 ($10.79)
    Other License: $67,000 ($8.31)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000 ($1.24)

Berkeley government finances - Debt in 2021 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,131,000 ($1504.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,435,000 ($1418.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,049,000 ($1122.15)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,353,000 ($1035.84)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $565,000 ($70.06)
    Beginning: $420,000 ($52.08)

Berkeley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2021 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,024,000 ($2607.14)

5.97% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($70,859 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Missouri average:

7.67%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($97 average AGI)
St. Louis County:

0.01%
Missouri average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from St. Louis city, MO  1.92% ($53,112 average AGI)
from St. Charles County, MO  0.62% ($67,207)
from Jefferson County, MO  0.45% ($58,119)


6.59% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($77,630 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Missouri average:

7.51%

0.01% of residents moved to foreign countries ($63 average AGI)
St. Louis County:

0.01%
Missouri average:

0.01%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to St. Louis city, MO  1.35% ($40,713 average AGI)
to St. Charles County, MO  1.12% ($66,186)
to Jefferson County, MO  0.60% ($60,098)
Businesses in Berkeley, MO
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Travelodge1
Cricket Wireless1UPS5
Domino's Pizza1Waffle House1
FedEx3White Castle1
Jack In The Box1

Strongest AM radio stations in Berkeley:

  • 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.)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIRL (1460 AM; 5 kW; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: BRONCO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Berkeley:

  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHALTO, IL; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCFV (89.5 FM; FERGUSON, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMLL (104.1 FM; JERSEYVILLE, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFTK-FM1 (97.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • WVRV (101.1 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KWUR (90.3 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; ALTON, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Berkeley:

  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • K49FC (Channel 49; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K64DT (Channel 64; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K38HD (Channel 38; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K59GP (Channel 59; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K62EG (Channel 62; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ETERNAL FAMILY NETWORK)
  • W50CH (Channel 50; ALTON, IL; Owner: LIBERTY CHRISTIAN CENTER)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Berkeley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 72Number of bridges
  • 883ft / 269mTotal length
  • $2,402,000Total costs
  • 2,226,835Total average daily traffic
  • 314,269Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Berkeley, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 251970-1979
  • 311980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 82000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Berkeley, MO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Berkeley)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Berkeley, MO)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Berkeley MO 6, 5858 Garfield (Lat: 38.742972 Lon: -90.333417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQID992,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

  • MO-STL0376A, 5858 Garfield(306212) (Lat: 38.743000 Lon: -90.333417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35.7 m, Overall height: 36.9 m, Call Sign: WQMG264,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 22025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/2020, Expiration Date: 07/29/2030, Cancellation Date: 09/13/2021, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8402, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:

  • BERKELEY, 6440 North Hanley Berkeley, Mo 63134 (Lat: 38.759139 Lon: -90.336889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 15.6 m, Call Sign: WQNM367,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.631 MHz, 952.631 MHz, Grant Date: 02/25/2021, Expiration Date: 03/22/2031, Certifier: Richard A Hamilton, Registrant: Amerren Services Co., 1901chouteau Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63166, Phone: (314) 554-3545, Fax: (314) 554-4242, Email:


FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 8181 Aviation Drive (Lat: 38.751389 Lon: -90.355833), Type: Building, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WREN237,
    Assigned Frequencies: 322.550 MHz, 350.275 MHz, 342.875 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2019, Expiration Date: 11/08/2024, Certifier: Ronald Center, Registrant: The Boeing Company, Seattle, WA 98124-2207, Phone: (206) 544-6045, Fax: (206) 655-3374, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K0HIO, Licensee ID: L01238173, Grant Date: 01/24/2007, Expiration Date: 04/19/2017, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2019, Certifier: Donald R Spruell, Registrant: Donald R Spruell, 4364 Eminence, Berkeley, MO 63134

  • Call Sign: KB0LT, Licensee ID: L00944167, Grant Date: 11/23/2004, Expiration Date: 12/12/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/13/2016, Certifier: Edgar F Coonrod, Registrant: Edgar F Coonrod, 6320 Graham Rd, Berkeley, MO 63134-1604

  • Call Sign: KD0KBO, Licensee ID: L01544733, Grant Date: 01/24/2020, Expiration Date: 02/01/2030, Certifier: Jonathan A Fugina, Registrant: Jonathan A Fugina, 8915 Guthrie Ave, Berkeley, MO 63134



FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Berkeley)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED27$77,58642$43,17679$91,4817$23,99751$66,312
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$50,34013$78,3492$20,9851$39,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$72,6202$28,97562$83,84815$22,3338$93,354
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$61,7501$39,00035$81,8561$11,4602$84,880
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$41,2709$81,9811$38,1901$34,690
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2115.00 , 2127.00, 2134.00, 2136.00, 2218.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$70,6151$114,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$61,0201$79,810
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2115.00 , 2127.00, 2134.00, 2136.00, 2218.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Berkeley, MO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Berkeley, MO - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 76. The highest number of reported fires - 156 took place in 2004, and the least - 9 in 2009. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Berkeley, MO When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (33.1%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (22.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Berkeley, MO
    • 42633.1%Structure Fires
    • 29222.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 29222.7%Other
    • 27821.6%Outside Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Berkeley, MO
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Berkeley, MO
  • 93.1%Utility gas
  • 6.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Berkeley, MO
  • 76.4%Utility gas
  • 22.2%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used


Berkeley compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Berkeley on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: accommodation and food services (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Caribbean (population 500+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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