Bosworth, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 301 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.2%
Males: 158  (52.5%)
Females: 143  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  36.4 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 64623.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,914 (it was $25,357 in 2000)
Bosworth:

$32,914
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,291 (it was $11,526 in 2000)

Bosworth city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $33,457 (it was $19,900 in 2000)
Bosworth:

$33,457
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $67,407; Detached houses: $68,102; Townhouses or other attached units: $87,309; Mobile homes: $61,834

Median gross rent in 2012: $548.

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Bosworth races chart
  • White alone - 293 (96.1%)
  • Hispanic - 9 (3.0%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (1.0%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bosworth: 76.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.8%), Irish (17.9%), United States (10.2%), English (8.9%), French (4.5%), Hungarian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1895

Elevation: 765 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 544 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Bosworth:

  • High school or higher: 61.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 45.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bosworth city:

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 22.3%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.1%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Bosworth, Missouri as of May 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bosworth to the number of sex offenders is 100 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $363 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $279 (1.1%)

Bosworth satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Independence, MO (63.4 miles , pop. 113,288).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (70.8 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (338.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tina, MO (2.7 miles) , Triplett, MO (2.8 miles) , De Witt, MO (2.9 miles) , Hale, MO (3.0 miles ), Bogard, MO (3.2 miles ), Brunswick, MO (3.4 miles ), Carrollton, MO (3.4 miles ), Miami, MO (3.4 miles) .

Latitude: 39.47 N, Longitude: 93.33 W

Area code: 660

Bosworth household income distribution Bosworth home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +49 (+14.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (24%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Construction laborers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (16%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)

Work and jobs in Bosworth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bosworth, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bosworth-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the Bosworth city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 18.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bosworth-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 301.3 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 260.5 miles away from Bosworth 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 277.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 295.7 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 312.2 miles away from Bosworth center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 316.7 miles away from the city 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 Carroll County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bosworth topographic map

Birthplace of: Barbara Sinatra - Former model and showgirl, John Jenkins (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Bosworth:

  • CARROLL COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CARROLLTON, MO)
  • CARROLL COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CARROLLTON, MO)
  • CARROLL HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CARROLLTON, MO)
  • EAST HILL HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CARROLLTON, MO)
  • BRUNSWICK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BRUNSWICK, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bosworth:

  • Moberly Area Community College (about 48 miles; Moberly, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,977)
  • State Fair Community College (about 54 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 54 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)
  • Truman State University (about 64 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Columbia College (about 65 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 66 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Grantham University (about 73 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)

Public high school in Bosworth:

Public elementary/middle school in Bosworth:

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

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bosworth that have no violations reported:

  • BOSWORTH (Population served: 305, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.2%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.2%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  13.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Bosworth compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Bosworth travel time to work - commute Bosworth mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bosworth city (based on Carroll County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.70%
Here: 73.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Catholic Church
Adherents51.3%15.8%9.2%8.3%8.0%
Congregations37.8%18.9%5.4%8.1%5.4%
NameChurch of the NazareneChurches of ChristChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.8%1.4%1.2%1.1%1.9%
Congregations2.7%8.1%2.7%2.7%8.1%
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: 2
Carroll County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Carroll County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Carroll County:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

12.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

29.4%
Missouri:

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

11.6%
State:

13.5%
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
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$3,711
Water Supply 0$0 1$459
Totals for Government 0$0 4$4,170

Bosworth government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($26.58)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $12,000 ($39.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($39.87)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($39.87)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($23.26)
    Gas Utilities: $6,000 ($19.93)
    Electric Utilities: $5,000 ($16.61)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($3.32)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($3.32)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $1,000 ($3.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($3.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000 ($9.97)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,000 ($93.02)

Bosworth government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($192.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($19.93)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($6.64)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($3.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($3.32)
  • Tax - Motor Fuels Sales: $16,000 ($53.16)
    Property: $15,000 ($49.83)
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,000 ($23.26)

4.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Livingston County, MO  0.46% ($28,688 average AGI)
from Saline County, MO  0.43% ($26,467)
from Jackson County, MO  0.34% ($17,917)


5.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,262 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
Missouri average:

6.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Livingston County, MO  0.59% ($27,333 average AGI)
to Saline County, MO  0.48% ($28,529)
to Ray County, MO  0.39% ($19,071)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bosworth:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAOL (1430 AM; 1 kW; CARROLLTON, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMMO (1300 AM; 1 kW; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bosworth:

  • KMZU (100.7 FM; CARROLLTON, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KRLI (103.9 FM; MALTA BEND, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KMMO-FM (102.9 FM; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPOW-FM (97.7 FM; LA MONTE, MO; Owner: SEDALIA INVESTMENT GROUP LLC)
  • KRES (104.7 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: KWIX, INC)
  • KCHI-FM (98.5 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: DANIEL D. LEATHERMAN)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KRNW (88.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KZBK (96.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, MO; Owner: BEST BROADCASTING, INC.)

Bosworth fatal accident list:

Jul 3, 2011 01:00 AM, 2nd St, Lat: 39.46917, Lon: -93.33972, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 1, 1978 10:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0KXO
    Grant Date: 01/19/1993, Expiration Date: 01/19/2003, Cancellation Date: 01/20/2005
    Registrant: Junior B Bennett, Box 326 303 E Huron St, Bosworth, MO 64623

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bosworth, MO
Most common first names in Bosworth, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1370.5 years
John1177.9 years
Charles677.7 years
James675.0 years
Ernest581.0 years
Ruth579.0 years
Mary585.8 years
George581.4 years
Marjorie471.2 years
Henry485.0 years
Most common last names in Bosworth, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carroll984.3 years
Wilhelm781.7 years
Hanavan785.4 years
Davis582.1 years
Standley572.2 years
Myers586.2 years
Storm488.3 years
Patton487.3 years
Parker484.8 years
Hensley485.5 years

Bosworth on our top lists:

  • #48 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities"
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