For population 25 years and over in Bertrand:
For population 15 years and over in Bertrand city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $461 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (95.0 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (126.5 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (353.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Diehlstadt, MO (1.9 miles) , Miner, MO (2.2 miles ), Charleston, MO (2.4 miles ), Blodgett, MO (2.8 miles ), Sikeston, MO (2.8 miles ), Anniston, MO (3.0 miles ), East Prairie, MO (3.1 miles ), Haywood City, MO (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.91 N, Longitude: 89.45 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 573
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+7.4%).
Work and jobs in Bertrand: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bertrand, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bertrand-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 176% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Bertrand city center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/20/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the city center injured 17 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bertrand-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 18.4 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 31.7 miles away from Bertrand center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 16.4 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) earthquake occurred 65.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 35.1 miles away from Bertrand center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 73.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mississippi County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bill Harper (baseball) - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Bertrand:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bertrand:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bertrand and their reported violations in the past:BERTRAND (Population served: 700, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 24.3%
(25.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
53 people in nursing homes
Bertrand compared to Missouri state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Bertrand (based on Mississippi County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.07%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bertrand government finances in 2002:
5.78% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,437 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:
5.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,027 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Bertrand:
Strongest FM radio stations in Bertrand:
TV broadcast stations around Bertrand:
Bertrand fatal accident list:
Dec 7, 1990 03:45 PM, 62, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bertrand)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1