Brownington, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 104 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.6%
 
Males: 55  (53.1%)
Females: 49  (46.9%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip code: 64740

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,864 (it was $17,250 in 2000)
Brownington:

$51,864
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,872 (it was $8,174 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $57,176 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Brownington:

$57,176
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $60,515; detached houses: $71,809; mobile homes: $77,684

Median gross rent in 2019: $628.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brownington: 74.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 22.2%
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  • Races in Brownington, MO (2019)
    • 13885.2%White alone
    • 148.6%Two or more races
    • 95.6%American Indian alone
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Ancestries: Irish (14.1%), American (12.1%), German (11.1%), Italian (4.0%), English (3.0%), Welsh (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1870

Elevation: 721 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 709 people per square mile   (low).

Brownington, Missouri map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Brownington town:

0.6% ($199)
Missouri:

1.0% ($851)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (58.6 miles , pop. 70,700).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (73.0 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (405.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Deepwater, MO (1.7 miles ),
Lowry City, MO (2.7 miles ),
Clinton, MO (3.0 miles ),
La Due, MO (3.1 miles),
Tightwad, MO (3.2 miles),
Osceola, MO (3.7 miles ),
Montrose, MO (3.8 miles ),
Calhoun, MO (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.25 N, Longitude: 93.72 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 660

Distribution of median household income in Brownington, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Brownington, MO in 2019

Brownington satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +44 (+58.7%).
Most common industries in Brownington, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (32.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (28.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (8.0%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Food (8.0%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (8.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (8.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (20.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (20.0%)
  • Construction (20.0%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (20.0%)
  • Health care (20.0%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (0.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (46.7%)
  • Health care (40.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (13.3%)
  • Construction (0.0%)
  • Food (0.0%)
Most common occupations in Brownington, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (20.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (12.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (8.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (20.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (20.0%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (20.0%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (20.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (0.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (0.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (33.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (20.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (20.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (13.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (13.3%)
  • Financial managers (0.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (0.0%)

Average climate in Brownington, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brownington-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 44% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the Brownington town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brownington-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 520% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 216.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 252.1 miles away from Brownington center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 230.6 miles away from Brownington 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 241.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 223.5 miles away from Brownington 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) earthquake occurred 316.9 miles away from Brownington 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 Henry County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brownington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brownington:

  • TRUMAN LAKE MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LOWRY CITY, MO)
  • CHASTAIN'S OF CLINTON (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CLINTON, MO)
  • CLINTON HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CLINTON, MO)
  • TWIN LAKES HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CLINTON, MO)
  • DIALYSIS CLINIC, INC - CLINTON (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CLINTON, MO)
  • GOLDEN VALLEY MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE HOME SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CLINTON, MO)
  • GOLDEN VALLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CLINTON, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brownington:

  • University of Central Missouri (about 36 miles; Warrensburg, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,952)
  • State Fair Community College (about 40 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 48 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Wright Career College (about 70 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Rockhurst University (about 72 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 72 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 72 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Brownington Community Center (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Henry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.1%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.7%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Brownington:

Marital status in Brownington, MO
  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

For population 25 years and over in Brownington:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 24.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Missouri average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brownington, MO (based on Henry County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,67840
Mainline Protestant2,68818
Catholic1,5485
Other7562
Black Protestant1821
None8,420-
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: 3
This county:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Here:

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

9.40 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Henry County:

9.6%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

29.4%
State:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Henry County:

11.1%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

69.4%
Missouri:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Brownington:

50.0%
Missouri:

48.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

33.3%
Missouri:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brownington:

11.1%
Missouri:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brownington:

7.6
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brownington:

22.2%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Brownington:

38.9%
Missouri:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

70.0%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brownington, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
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$400
Totals for Government 0$0 1$400

6.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
Missouri average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Johnson County, MO  0.73% ($34,793 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.67% ($36,434)
from Cass County, MO  0.62% ($42,633)


6.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,274 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
Missouri average:

7.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jackson County, MO  0.78% ($34,129 average AGI)
to Johnson County, MO  0.70% ($35,491)
to Cass County, MO  0.62% ($29,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brownington:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDKD (1280 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brownington:

  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDKD-FM (95.3 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWKJ (98.5 FM; WINDSOR, MO; Owner: D & H MEDIA, LLC)
  • KCVJ (92.3 FM; OSCEOLA, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Brownington:

  • KMOS-TV (Channel 6; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.6mTotal length
  • $1,493,000Total costs
  • 2,000Total average daily traffic
  • 217Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,987Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brownington, MO
  • 50.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 41.5%Electricity
  • 3.8%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brownington, MO
  • 71.4%Electricity
  • 28.6%Wood


Brownington compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below 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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