For population 25 years and over in Bunker:
For population 15 years and over in Bunker city:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $365 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (96.7 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (356.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Centerville, MO (3.7 miles) , Viburnum, MO (4.3 miles ), Ellington, MO (4.5 miles ), Salem, MO (4.7 miles ), Eminence, MO (4.8 miles ), Annapolis, MO (5.4 miles ), Summersville, MO (5.6 miles ), Winona, MO (5.6 miles ).
Latitude: 37.46 N, Longitude: 91.21 W
Area code: 573
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
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Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+9.5%).
Work and jobs in Bunker: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bunker, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bunker-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 87% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Bunker city center killed 3 people and injured 52 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 12/24/1982, a category F4 tornado 28.9 miles away from the city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bunker-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 94.3 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 98.3 miles away from Bunker center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/2000 at 20:12:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 66.9 miles away from Bunker center
On 10/21/1999 at 08:18:00, a magnitude 3.9 (3.3 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 12.0 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Reynolds County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mel Bay - Country guitarist, Loy Hanning - Baseball player.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bunker:
Public high school in Bunker:
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Lead (Pb) [µ/m3]
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bunker and their reported violations in the past:BUNKER (Population served: 505, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 51.8%
(51.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.5% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
12 people in other group homes in 2000
Bunker compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Bunker (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bunker city (based on Reynolds County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
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Bunker government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Bunker government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,972 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($21,181 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Bunker fatal accident list:
Sep 28, 2002 08:15 AM, Sr-72, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 26, 1989 06:30 PM, 72, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1986 06:50 PM, 72, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 22, 1984 00:30 AM, 72, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 10, 1983 06:15 PM, 72, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 15, 1978 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft:1