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Population in 2012: 213 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.6%
Males: 113  (53.2%)
Females: 100  (46.8%)

Median resident age:  36.6 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 63801, 63824.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,698 (it was $33,194 in 2000)
Blodgett:

$45,698
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,357

Blodgett village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $68,280 (it was $28,300 in 2000)
Blodgett:

$68,280
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $144,500; Detached houses: $144,500

Median gross rent in 2012: $758.

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  • White alone - 197 (92.5%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (2.8%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (2.3%)
  • Black alone - 3 (1.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.5%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Blodgett: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (33.5%), German (15.9%), French (10.8%), Dutch (3.2%), English (2.8%), United States (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1900

Elevation: 325 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,607 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Blodgett:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blodgett village:

  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

10 residents are foreign born

This village:  4.0%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Blodgett, Missouri as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Blodgett to the number of sex offenders is 71 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $433 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $383 (1.2%)

Blodgett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (102.7 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (118.9 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (348.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Haywood City, MO (2.0 miles ), Morley, MO (2.3 miles ), Diehlstadt, MO (2.5 miles) , Lambert, MO (2.5 miles) , Benton, MO (2.6 miles ), Miner, MO (2.8 miles ), Bertrand, MO (2.8 miles ), Vanduser, MO (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 37.00 N, Longitude: 89.53 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 573

Blodgett household income distribution Blodgett home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.4%
Missouri:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +65 (+32.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (16%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (39%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Construction laborers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (6%)

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Tornado activity:

Blodgett-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 173% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Blodgett village center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 33.0 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Blodgett-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 52% 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 11.3 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 34.6 miles away from Blodgett 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 22.2 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) earthquake occurred 70.3 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 31.7 miles away from Blodgett 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 78.3 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 Scott County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Blodgett:

  • SIKESTON JAYCEE REGIONAL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; SIKESTON, MO)
  • CLEARVIEW NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SIKESTON, MO)
  • CONTINU-CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SIKESTON, MO)

Political contributions by individuals in Blodgett, MO

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blodgett:

  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 22 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; Full-time enrollment: 7,475)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 48 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 2,353)
  • Southern Illinois University Carbondale (about 52 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 16,261)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 53 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 2,091)
  • John A Logan College (about 57 miles; Carterville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,443)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 59 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,997)
  • Murray State University (about 70 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 7,472)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • On June 5th 1916 Blodgett was hit by an f3 tornado killing 5 people and injuring 60. Most of Blodgett was destroyed.

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Notable location: Scott County Rural Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Scott 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 Blodgett and their reported violations in the past:

BLODGETT (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-24-2004), St Public Notif requested (NOV-24-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.3%
(28.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 90.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  74.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Blodgett, MO

Blodgett compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Blodgett travel time to work - commute


Blodgett mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Utility gas (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Blodgett village (based on Scott County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.26%
Here58.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of God
Adherents40.5%27.1%9.3%3.8%3.4%
Congregations32.9%10.0%14.3%8.6%5.7%
NameLutheran ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)Other
Adherents3.0%2.8%2.5%1.7%5.9%
Congregations4.3%2.9%2.9%4.3%14.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Scott County:

3.19 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Scott County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Scott County:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

8.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

31.5%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.5%
State:

13.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 0$0 2$612
Totals for Government 0$0 2$612


6.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,405 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Missouri average:

7.87%

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:
from Cape Girardeau County, MO  1.88% ($27,220 average AGI)
from New Madrid County, MO  0.63% ($26,551)
from Mississippi County, MO  0.56% ($24,114)


7.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,480 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Missouri average:

7.66%

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:
to Cape Girardeau County, MO  2.02% ($30,045 average AGI)
to New Madrid County, MO  0.52% ($21,000)
to Mississippi County, MO  0.50% ($24,620)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blodgett:

  • KRHW (1520 AM; 5 kW; SIKESTON, MO)
  • KZIM (960 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KAPE (1550 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KSIM (1400 AM; 1 kW; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KCHR (1350 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, MO; Owner: SOUTH MISSOURI B/C COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blodgett:

  • KWKZ (106.1 FM; CHARLESTON, MO; Owner: ANDERSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBXB (97.9 FM; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KREZ (104.7 FM; CHAFFEE, MO; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)
  • KBHI (107.1 FM; MINER, MO; Owner: DANA R WITHERS)
  • KGMO (100.7 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WKIB (96.5 FM; ANNA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS)
  • KEZS-FM (102.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCGQ-FM (99.3 FM; GORDONVILLE, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KRCU (90.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBEL (88.5 FM; CAIRO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KGKS (93.9 FM; SCOTT CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KYMO-FM (105.3 FM; EAST PRAIRIE, MO; Owner: USHER BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Blodgett:

  • K47FB (Channel 47; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69HT (Channel 69; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • K65GP (Channel 65; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • K58FD (Channel 58; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCGI-CA (Channel 45; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • K33EQ (Channel 33; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K67HF (Channel 67; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD0KWG, Licensee ID: L01556358
    Grant Date: 03/23/2010, Expiration Date: 03/23/2020, Certifier: Jeff J Quigley
    Registrant: Jeff J Quigley, Blodgett, MO 63824


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1


Most common first names in Blodgett, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James376.3 years
Inez290.5 years
Charles281.0 years
George270.0 years
Anna276.5 years
Mary282.0 years
Robert265.0 years
Most common last names in Blodgett, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wagoner578.2 years
Deason481.5 years
Dodson371.7 years
Myers372.3 years
Stubbs384.0 years
Adams271.5 years
Childers274.5 years
Brumit289.0 years
Hurst241.0 years
Kearby279.0 years
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