Brooklyn Heights, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 99 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.8%
Males: 52  (52.7%)
Females: 47  (47.3%)
Median resident age:  50.5 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 64836

Estimated median household income in 2016: $41,601 (it was $31,875 in 2000)
Brooklyn Heights:

$41,601
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,668 (it was $12,458 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,957 (it was $53,300 in 2000)
Brooklyn Heights:

$72,957
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $82,695; Detached houses: $92,491; Mobile homes: $47,506

Median gross rent in 2016: $766.

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    • 9393.0%White alone
    • 55.0%Hispanic
    • 22.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brooklyn Heights: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (20.5%), Irish (18.2%), German (13.6%), Scandinavian (13.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1967

Elevation: 992 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 829 people per square mile   (low).

Brooklyn Heights, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Brooklyn Heights:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brooklyn Heights town:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 27.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.8%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $886 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $504 (0.8%)

Brooklyn Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (60.7 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (112.1 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (331.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Carterville, MO (1.8 miles ), Carthage, MO (2.0 miles ), Oronogo, MO (2.2 miles ), Webb City, MO (2.2 miles ), Alba, MO (2.2 miles ), Purcell, MO (2.4 miles ), Duenweg, MO (2.5 miles ), Neck City, MO (2.6 miles) .

Latitude: 37.17 N, Longitude: 94.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

Brooklyn Heights household income distribution Brooklyn Heights home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+7.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (42%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (3%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Brooklyn Heights, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brooklyn Heights-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the Brooklyn Heights town center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 tornado 20.7 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brooklyn Heights-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 182.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 184.1 miles away from Brooklyn Heights center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 249.6 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 255.9 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 267.4 miles away from Brooklyn Heights center
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) earthquake occurred 366.0 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 Jasper County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brooklyn Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brooklyn Heights:

  • HEARTLAND KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • ST LUKE'S NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • CARTHAGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • SPRING RIVER CHRISTIAN VILLAGE INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • ST JOHNS REG MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, JOPLIN (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICES OF AMERICA - THE FOUR STATES (Hospital, about 11 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brooklyn Heights:

  • Missouri Southern State University (about 7 miles; Joplin, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,456)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 24 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Crowder College (about 25 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 34 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 58 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Drury University (about 61 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 62 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 82.5. This is about average.

City:

82.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.3
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.3%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.0%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Missouri average:

10.9

Brooklyn Heights travel time to work - commute Brooklyn Heights 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 Brooklyn Heights town (based on Jasper County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,313149
Mainline Protestant8,10035
Catholic6,0245
Other3,05218
Black Protestant5022
None49,413-
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: 9
Jasper County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Jasper County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Jasper County:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Here:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jasper County:

30.7%
Missouri:

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

14.5%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 0$0 1$100

6.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,997 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
Missouri average:

6.69%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($138 average AGI)
Jasper County:

0.02%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Newton County, MO  1.39% ($34,405 average AGI)
from Cherokee County, KS  0.31% ($26,362)
from Greene County, MO  0.25% ($31,990)


6.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($79 average AGI)
Jasper County:

0.03%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Newton County, MO  1.41% ($33,694 average AGI)
to Greene County, MO  0.33% ($30,333)
to Cherokee County, KS  0.24% ($25,960)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brooklyn Heights:

  • KDMO (1490 AM; 1 kW; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KRMO (990 AM; 3 kW; CASSVILLE, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brooklyn Heights:

  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXMS (88.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSOURI SOUTHERN STATE COLLEGE)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KHST (101.7 FM; LAMAR, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Brooklyn Heights:

  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGCS-LP (Channel 57; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD OF REGENTS, MO. SOUTH. ST.COLLEGE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • $1,189,000Total costs
  • 1,662Total average daily traffic
  • 168Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,912Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 1 Leggett Rd 3.5 Miles From (Lat: 37.177000 Lon: -94.383833), Structure height: 7.3 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WAS386
    Assigned Frequencies: 10623.7 MHz, 12210.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/1999, Expiration Date: 05/26/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/01/2009Registrant: Phone: (501) 253-9060

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$111,910
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0115.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (6%)

Brooklyn Heights compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above 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 below state average.
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