Brimson, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 63 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 33  (53.4%)
Females: 30  (46.6%)
Median resident age:  49.8 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 64642

Estimated median household income in 2016: $29,148 (it was $19,000 in 2000)
Brimson:

$29,148
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,310 (it was $13,368 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $44,391 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Brimson:

$44,391
MO:

$151,400
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brimson: 75.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (55.6%), Irish (22.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 776 feet

Land area: 0.09 square miles.

Population density: 738 people per square mile   (low).

Brimson, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Brimson:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brimson village:

  • Never married: 9.6%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 11.1%
  • Widowed: 13.0%
  • Divorced: 24.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Brimson village:  2.0% ($199)
Missouri:  1.0% ($851)

Brimson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (64.1 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (85.8 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (337.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Leisure Lake, MO (1.6 miles) , Edinburg, MO (2.2 miles) , Tindall, MO (2.6 miles) , Gilman City, MO (2.7 miles ), Trenton, MO (2.8 miles ), Spickard, MO (3.2 miles ), Jamesport, MO (3.5 miles ), Mount Moriah, MO (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 40.14 N, Longitude: 93.74 W

Area code: 660

Brimson household income distribution Brimson home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-12.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (50%)
  • Accommodation and food services (30%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Retail trade (50%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (50%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (30%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (50%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (33%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Brimson, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brimson-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Brimson village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/29/2004, a category F4 tornado 16.3 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brimson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 80% 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 334.3 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 306.4 miles away from Brimson 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 325.5 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 326.1 miles away from the city 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 352.9 miles away from Brimson center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 363.0 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 Grundy County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brimson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brimson:

  • SUNNYVIEW NURSING HOME AND APARTMENTS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TRENTON, MO)
  • EASTVIEW MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; TRENTON, MO)
  • WRIGHT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; TRENTON, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brimson:

  • Truman State University (about 62 miles; Kirksville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,553)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 62 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 63 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Grantham University (about 80 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 83 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Highland Community College (about 84 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 85 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)

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Grundy County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 48.3%
(45.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  73.3%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

1.9
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brimson village (based on Grundy County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,41732
Mainline Protestant2,21314
Catholic3292
Other2962
None1,006-
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
Grundy County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Grundy County:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Grundy County:

28.9%
Missouri:

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

17.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Brimson:

50.0%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.0%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.0
State:

28.7

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brimson:

5.0
Missouri:

6.8

General health condition:
This city:

75.0%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Brimson:

80.0%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brimson, 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

5.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,041 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
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  0.61% ($27,091 average AGI)
from Daviess County, MO  0.58% ($28,333)
from Clay County, MO  0.33% ($121,667)


6.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,154 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
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  0.55% ($23,500 average AGI)
to Sullivan County, MO  0.50% ($29,444)
to Jackson County, MO  0.41% ($19,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brimson:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KTTN (1600 AM; 1 kW; TRENTON, MO; Owner: LUEHRS BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KAAN (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brimson:

  • KTTN-FM (92.3 FM; TRENTON, MO; Owner: LUEHRS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGOZ (101.7 FM; GALLATIN, MO; Owner: PAR BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRNW (88.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKWK (100.1 FM; CAMERON, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC.)
  • KAAN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)

Brimson fatal accident list:

Jun 27, 1979 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Brimson South, Lat: 40.141833 Lon: -93.740278, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Brimson South, Lat: 40.141833 Lon: -93.740278, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Brimson South, Lat: 40.141833 Lon: -93.740278, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Brimson South, Lat: 40.141833 Lon: -93.740278, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (84%)
  • Wood (13%)

Brimson compared to Missouri state average:

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