For population 25 years and over in Bernie:
For population 15 years and over in Bernie city:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $451 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (70.9 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (107.5 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (378.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Malden, MO (2.6 miles ), Dexter, MO (3.0 miles ), Parma, MO (3.1 miles ), Dudley, MO (3.3 miles ), Penermon, MO (3.4 miles) , Essex, MO (3.4 miles ), Risco, MO (3.4 miles ), Baker, MO (3.7 miles) .
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Latitude: 36.67 N, Longitude: 89.97 W
Area code: 573
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Bernie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (5 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -82 (-4.4%).
Work and jobs in Bernie: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bernie, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bernie-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/24/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Bernie city center injured 16 people and caused $45 million in damages.
On 4/22/1981, a category F4 tornado 25.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bernie-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 11.0 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 41.9 miles away from Bernie center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 47.6 miles away from Bernie center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Stoddard County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Carl Edward Bailey - Arkansas politician.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.7%
(21.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Bernie city (based on Stoddard County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
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5.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,079 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,118 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Bernie, Missouri:See more detailed statistics of Bernie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bernie)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bernie)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Bernie, MO
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.