Bull Creek, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 590 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +162.2%
Males: 262  (44.4%)
Females: 328  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  23.9 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 65616.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,874 (it was $21,667 in 2000)
Bull Creek:

$21,874
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $8,412 (it was $10,411 in 2000)

Bull Creek village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $21,293 (it was $27,100 in 2000)
Bull Creek:

$21,293
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $632.

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  • Races in Bull Creek, MO (2010)

    Bull Creek races chart
    • 50984.4%White alone
    • 6110.1%Hispanic
    • 152.5%Two or more races
    • 81.3%Black alone
    • 50.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.7%Asian alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bull Creek: 75.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.7%), Irish (11.6%), United States (7.8%), English (4.3%), Danish (2.7%), Norwegian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1993

Elevation: 723 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 3,450 people per square mile   (average).

Bull Creek,MO real estate house value index trend

Bull Creek, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Bull Creek:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bull Creek village:

  • Never married: 15.6%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 1.5%
  • Divorced: 23.7%

52 residents are foreign born (11.3% Latin America).

This village:

11.3%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $309 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $202 (1.3%)

Bull Creek satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (33.6 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (157.4 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (338.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Merriam Woods, MO (1.3 miles ), Rockaway Beach, MO (1.6 miles ), Forsyth, MO (2.3 miles ), Branson, MO (2.5 miles ), Hollister, MO (2.5 miles ), Kirbyville, MO (2.6 miles ), Saddlebrooke, MO (2.8 miles ), Kissee Mills, MO (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 36.71 N, Longitude: 93.20 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

Bull Creek household income distribution Bull Creek home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +120 (+114.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (34%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Information (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (41%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (24%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bull Creek, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bull Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/29/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the Bull Creek village center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/24/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.9 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bull Creek-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 177.0 miles away from the city center
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 118.7 miles away from Bull Creek center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 120.5 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 187.9 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 205.2 miles away from Bull Creek 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 315.2 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 Taney County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bull Creek topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bull Creek:

  • COMMUNITY HOSPICES OF AMERICA (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BRANSON, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-BRANSON (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BRANSON, MO)
  • BRANSON DIALYSIS, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; BRANSON, MO)
  • FORSYTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FORSYTH, MO)
  • HEALING HANDS HEALTH CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BRANSON, MO)
  • TABLEROCK HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; KIMBERLING CITY, MO)

Amtrak station near Bull Creek:

  • 6 miles: BRANSON (BOB EVANS REST., HWY. 76 & 65) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bull Creek:

  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 34 miles; Springfield, MO; Full-time enrollment: 16,660)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 35 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Evangel University (about 36 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Drury University (about 36 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 60 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 63 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Crowder College (about 65 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)

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Taney 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 2012 was 88.9. This is about average.

City:

88.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 35.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.9
U.S.:

32.0

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bull Creek and their reported violations in the past:

BULL CREEK VILLAGE (Population served: 603, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-24-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-24-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (3 times from AUG-28-2009 to AUG-28-2009), St Public Notif requested (3 times from AUG-28-2009 to AUG-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2014)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JUL-08-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2011)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1995, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-1994), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-08-1996), St Compliance achieved (MAY-10-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 46.0%
(59.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  3.0 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  81.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  14.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Bull Creek 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 above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Missouri average:

11.0

Bull Creek travel time to work - commute Bull Creek mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bull Creek village (based on Taney County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,79759
Mainline Protestant2,16110
Catholic2,1352
Other1,68910
None31,893-
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: 10
Taney County:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Taney County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Taney County:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 75
Here:

16.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Taney County:

29.7%
Missouri:

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

12.2%
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 1$2,597$31,1640$0
Water Supply 1$2,101$25,2120$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,532$18,3840$0
Totals for Government 3$6,230$24,9200$0

10.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,458 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.02%
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 Stone County, MO  0.95% ($25,029 average AGI)
from Greene County, MO  0.79% ($24,917)
from Christian County, MO  0.63% ($27,348)


9.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,023 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.49%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($66 average AGI)
Taney County:

0.07%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greene County, MO  1.17% ($20,259 average AGI)
to Christian County, MO  0.85% ($31,812)
to Stone County, MO  0.81% ($25,245)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bull Creek:

  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KOMC (1220 AM; 1 kW; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON, L.P.)
  • KTHS (1480 AM; 5 kW; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KNWA (1600 AM; 5 kW; BELLEFONTE, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLFJ (1550 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: 127, INC.)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bull Creek:

  • KRZK (106.3 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON)
  • KSMS-FM (90.5 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UINIVERSITY)
  • KLFC (88.1 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: MOUNTAINTOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K204CN (88.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KOZO (89.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP, INC)
  • KCOZ (91.7 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: COLLEGE OF THE OZARKS)
  • KTXR (101.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: STEREO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMC-FM (100.1 FM; KIMBERLING CITY, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KTTS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWFC (89.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KXUS (97.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOMG (92.9 FM; OZARK, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KCWD (96.1 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KQMO (97.7 FM; SHELL KNOB, MO; Owner: MAGIC CIRCLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KWTO-FM (98.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KSPW (96.5 FM; SPARTA, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTHS-FM (107.1 FM; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KGMY-FM (100.5 FM; AURORA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bull Creek:

  • KBNS-CA (Channel 38; BRANSON, MO; Owner: THE VACATION CHANNEL, INC.)
  • KNJD-LP (Channel 59; BRANSON, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KWBM (Channel 31; HARRISON, AR; Owner: R.S. COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • K17DL (Channel 17; BRANSON, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • K05JQ (Channel 5; BRANSON, MO; Owner: MILLER FAMILY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • K25BD (Channel 25; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CHRISTIANS INCORPORATED FOR CHRIST)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • KOLR (Channel 10; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: VHR SPRINGFIELD LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDEB-TV (Channel 27; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: QUORUM OF MISSOURI LICENSE, LLC)
  • K41FQ (Channel 41; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWBS-LP (Channel 56; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

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  • #29 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #3 (65616) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most hotels or motels in 2005"
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