Bernie, Missouri

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Population in 2017: 1,911 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.5%
 
Males: 888  (46.5%)
Females: 1,023  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

37.9 years
Missouri median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 63822.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,018 (it was $24,085 in 2000)
Bernie:

$34,018
MO:

$53,578

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,338 (it was $13,096 in 2000)

Bernie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $72,129 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Bernie:

$72,129
MO:

$156,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $121,857; detached houses: $130,242; townhouses or other attached units: $81,628; in 2-unit structures: $89,747; mobile homes: $43,815

Median gross rent in 2017: $637.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bernie: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.9%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 82.3% for Black residents, 27.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Bernie, MO (2010)
    • 1,84594.2%White alone
    • 432.2%Black alone
    • 281.4%Two or more races
    • 281.4%Hispanic
    • 120.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Bernie, Missouri as of February 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bernie is 353 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Bernie by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(55.6)
1
(55.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(274.1)
2
(110.3)
2
(110.9)
2
(111.1)
4
(223.6)
5
(287.4)
4
(203.6)
2
(102.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.3)
1
(51.3)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(383.8)
13
(716.6)
5
(277.3)
8
(444.4)
4
(223.6)
4
(229.9)
2
(101.8)
6
(307.4)
2
(103.2)
3
(153.9)
4
(205.2)
2
(105.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(383.8)
3
(165.4)
14
(776.5)
26
(1,444)
23
(1,286)
9
(517.2)
10
(508.9)
16
(819.7)
18
(928.8)
9
(461.8)
8
(410.5)
18
(945.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(109.6)
3
(165.4)
3
(166.4)
1
(55.6)
3
(167.7)
2
(114.9)
1
(50.9)
1
(51.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(102.6)
1
(52.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)105.892.186.0160.0169.9235.672.378.944.439.549.349.4

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City-data.com crime index in Bernie, MO

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 8 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Missouri average:

2.37
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Ancestries: American (45.2%), German (11.3%), English (9.0%), Irish (8.0%), European (5.4%), Cajun (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1889

Elevation: 302 feet

Land area: 1.25 square miles.

Population density: 1,532 people per square mile   (low).

Bernie, Missouri map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.1%
Missouri:

2.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $382 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $432 (0.6%)

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)

Latitude: 36.67 N, Longitude: 89.97 W

Area code: 573

Distribution of median household income in Bernie, MO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bernie, MO in 2017
Bernie satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $37,800
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2001: 26 buildings, average cost: $56,600
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $61,700
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $165,400
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $254,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Bernie, MO residents
Average permit cost in Bernie, MO
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.6%
Missouri:

3.9%
Most common industries in Bernie, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.6%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.1%)
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Truck transportation (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Wood products (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Food (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
  • Apparel (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Bernie, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.6%)

Average climate in Bernie, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bernie-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 84% 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 slightly above Missouri state average. It is 72% smaller 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 the city 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 Bernie center
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) earthquake occurred 168.0 miles away from Bernie 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 Bernie 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
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 Stoddard County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Bernie:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-MALDEN (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MALDEN, MO)
  • RIDGEVIEW MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MALDEN, MO)
  • MALDEN NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MALDEN, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-DEXTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DEXTER, MO)
  • VINTAGE VILLA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DEXTER, MO)
  • CYPRESS POINT-SKILLED NURSING BY AMERICARE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DEXTER, MO)
  • DEXTER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; DEXTER, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bernie:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 27 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 51 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 54 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 66 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 70 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 78 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 84 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 14,539)

Public high school in Bernie:

  • BERNIE HIGH (Students: 253, Location: 516 W MAIN, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Bernie:

  • BERNIE ELEM. (Students: 356, Location: 121 S SPIKER, Grades: PK-6)
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Library in Bernie:

  • BERNIE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $54,222; Location: 111 N ALLEN; 25,388 books; 260 audio materials; 790 video materials)

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

Tourist attraction: S & W Sales Company (307 Mann Street).

Birthplace of: Carl Edward Bailey - Arkansas politician.

Stoddard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bernie and their reported violations in the past:

BERNIE (Population served: 1,950, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2012)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.1%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.4%
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: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Bernie (2011 data):

  • First Community Bank, Missouri: Bernie Facility at 240 North Walnut Street, branch established on 1997/11/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $259.1 mil, Deposits: $229.5 mil, headquarters in Poplar Bluff, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Bootheel Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bernie:

Marital status in Bernie, MO
  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

For population 25 years and over in Bernie:

  • High school or higher: 71.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Missouri average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bernie
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bernie, MO (based on Stoddard County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,27654
Mainline Protestant1,5689
Catholic6102
Black Protestant1811
Other1363
None20,197-
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: 6
Stoddard County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Here:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
This county:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Stoddard County:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Stoddard County:

28.5%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Stoddard County:

16.8%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

44.2%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bernie:

36.6%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Bernie:

28.6
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

25.8%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bernie:

11.8%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bernie:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bernie:

33.0%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Bernie:

48.1%
State:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Bernie:

73.6%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bernie, 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
Firefighters 9$251$3350$0
Other Government Administration 8$3,453$5,1800$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$5,360$12,8640$0
Police - Other 4$1,949$5,8470$0
Financial Administration 3$2,344$9,3760$0
Water Supply 2$4,739$28,4340$0
Gas Supply 2$2,170$13,0200$0
Sewerage 1$2,214$26,5680$0
Transit 1$1,949$23,3880$0
Local Libraries 1$1,550$18,6000$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,949$23,3880$0
Solid Waste Management 1$1,949$23,3880$0
Judicial and Legal 1$700$8,4000$0
Totals for Government 39$30,577$9,4080$0

Bernie government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $477,000 ($249.61)
    Police Protection: $336,000 ($175.82)
    Water Utilities: $183,000 ($95.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $150,000 ($78.49)
    Sewerage: $126,000 ($65.93)
    Regular Highways: $97,000 ($50.76)
    Central Staff Services: $92,000 ($48.14)
    Transit Utilities: $87,000 ($45.53)
    Local Fire Protection: $87,000 ($45.53)
    Libraries: $50,000 ($26.16)
    Health - Other: $32,000 ($16.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($16.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($12.04)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $38,000 ($19.88)
    General Public Building: $12,000 ($6.28)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($6.80)

Bernie government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $340,000 ($177.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $149,000 ($77.97)
    Other: $15,000 ($7.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $90,000 ($47.10)
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000 ($12.56)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($1.57)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $477,000 ($249.61)
    Water Utilities: $240,000 ($125.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $34,000 ($17.79)
    General Local Government Support: $9,000 ($4.71)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License - Other: $229,000 ($119.83)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $183,000 ($95.76)
    Property: $76,000 ($39.77)
    Motor Vehicle License: $34,000 ($17.79)
    Other License: $14,000 ($7.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $12,000 ($6.28)

Bernie government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,324,000 ($1216.12)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,752,000 ($916.80)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $825,000 ($431.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $253,000 ($132.39)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $11,000 ($5.76)

Bernie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,449,000 ($758.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $793,000 ($414.97)

5.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,499 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Missouri average:

7.16%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Butler County, MO  0.82% ($36,624 average AGI)
to Scott County, MO  0.68% ($28,286)
to Cape Girardeau County, MO  0.54% ($45,071)

Businesses in Bernie, MO

  • FedEx: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bernie:

  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KMAL (1470 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KRHW (1520 AM; 5 kW; SIKESTON, MO)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KDEX (1590 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DEXTER, MO; Owner: DEXTER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • KLCN (910 AM; 5 kW; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bernie:

  • KLSC (92.9 FM; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KDEX-FM (102.3 FM; DEXTER, MO; Owner: DEXTER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFEB (107.5 FM; CAMPBELL, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KKLR-FM (94.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTMO (106.5 FM; NEW MADRID, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KLUE (103.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: BENJAMIN STRATEMEYER)
  • KJEZ (95.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KBHI (107.1 FM; MINER, MO; Owner: DANA R WITHERS)
  • KWKZ (106.1 FM; CHARLESTON, MO; Owner: ANDERSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBXB (97.9 FM; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KXOQ (104.3 FM; KENNETT, MO; Owner: P.M. BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KPPL (92.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • KOKS (89.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: CALVARY ED. B/CASTING NETWORK)

TV broadcast stations around Bernie:

  • K62DA (Channel 62; MALDEN, MO; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • K39CP (Channel 39; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPOB-TV (Channel 15; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: WSIL-TV, INC.)
  • K26EC (Channel 26; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: VINCIE PRITCHARD)
  • K28ED (Channel 28; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: JAMES W. PRINGLE)
  • K31EB (Channel 31; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: LYN GUIN)
  • K35EP (Channel 35; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: JEFFREY NAROD)
  • K56FP (Channel 56; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: LLOYD JOHNSON)
  • K59FE (Channel 59; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: MARIE JOHNSON)
  • K61FY (Channel 61; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: MARIE JOHNSON)
  • K68FL (Channel 68; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ANA WINKLER)
  • Bernie, Missouri
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents10
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:0
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents21
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Missouri average
  • Fatal accident count7552
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11436
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2647
  • Fatalities8560
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents19437
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents528
See more detailed statistics of Bernie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 190ft / 58.0mTotal length
  • $808,000Total costs
  • 8,643Total average daily traffic
  • 1,178Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,824Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bernie, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 62000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bernie, MO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bernie)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bernie)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 224SY , Serial Number: 0184, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 03/13/2012
    Registrant (LLC): Mrc1 LLC, 22326 County Road 780, Bernie, MO 63822
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 74783 , Serial Number: 1783, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 05/31/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 10/05/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Jerrel Neuhaus, Po Box 844, Bernie, MO 63822

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Bernie, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3971.8 years
John2675.5 years
Mary2075.0 years
William2074.4 years
Robert1368.5 years
Charles1370.8 years
George1278.3 years
Joseph1274.2 years
Clarence1176.5 years
Earl1075.0 years
Most common last names in Bernie, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2177.1 years
Johnson2074.6 years
Brown1975.9 years
Davis1074.3 years
White1073.5 years
Boyle976.5 years
Craft983.0 years
Walker974.1 years
Wilson973.7 years
Edmonds875.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bernie, MO
  • 69.7%Utility gas
  • 27.5%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bernie, MO
  • 54.1%Electricity
  • 40.7%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood


Bernie 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 below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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