For population 25 years and over in Bland:
For population 15 years and over in Bland city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $580 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (58.5 miles , pop. 84,531).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (78.6 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (322.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Belle, MO (2.2 miles ), Owensville, MO (2.8 miles ), Rosebud, MO (3.7 miles ), Freeburg, MO (4.0 miles ), Linn, MO (4.1 miles ), Gerald, MO (4.2 miles ), Vienna, MO (4.3 miles ), Cuba, MO (4.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.30 N, Longitude: 91.63 W
Area code: 573
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Crime in Bland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -93 (-14.1%).
Work and jobs in Bland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bland, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bland-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/1/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Bland city center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/22/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.9 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 22 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/2/1991 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from Bland center
On 8/27/1993 at 00:08:34, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.3 MD, Depth: 10.3 mi) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/20/1997 at 05:55:50, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from Bland center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gasconade County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Walter E. Hussman, Sr. - Journalist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Bland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bland:
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Public elementary/middle school in Bland:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bland and their reported violations in the past:BLAND (Population served: 655, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 26.6%
(27.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
7 people in other group homes
Bland compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Bland (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Bland (based on Gasconade County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.25%
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 (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,844 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:
6.95% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,457 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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Bland fatal accident list:
Sep 6, 1986 12:55 AM, 28, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 15, 1983 08:05 PM, 28, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bland, MO
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.