Cainsville, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 281 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.1%
Males: 114  (40.8%)
Females: 167  (59.2%)
Median resident age:  45.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64632.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,277 (it was $21,250 in 2000)
Cainsville:

$23,277
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,026 (it was $12,046 in 2000)

Cainsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $34,029 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Cainsville:

$34,029
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $55,383; Detached houses: $56,889; Mobile homes: $35,486

Median gross rent in 2013: $283.

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  • Races in Cainsville, MO (2010)

    Cainsville races chart
    • 28196.9%White alone
    • 41.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 31.0%Hispanic
    • 10.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cainsville: 74.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (22.8%), Irish (19.0%), German (14.3%), English (7.6%), Portuguese (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1875

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 1.37 square miles.

Population density: 204 people per square mile   (very low).

Cainsville,MO real estate house value index trend

Cainsville, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Cainsville:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cainsville city:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $566 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $478 (1.5%)

Cainsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (73.4 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (103.0 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (331.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mount Moriah, MO (2.8 miles) , Blythedale, MO (2.9 miles ), Ridgeway, MO (3.1 miles ), Pleasanton, IA (3.1 miles) , Princeton, MO (3.2 miles ), Eagleville, MO (3.4 miles ), Mercer, MO (3.7 miles ), Davis City, IA (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.44 N, Longitude: 93.77 W

Area code: 660

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

4.3%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-4.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (23%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Cainsville, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cainsville-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Cainsville city center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1973, a category F4 tornado 13.9 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cainsville-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 343.1 miles away from the city 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 332.9 miles away from Cainsville 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 321.5 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 342.8 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 363.1 miles away from Cainsville center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.3 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 Harrison County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cainsville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cainsville:

  • PEARL'S II EDEN FOR ELDERS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PRINCETON, MO)
  • LAMONI NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LAMONI, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cainsville:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 59 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Truman State University (about 66 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 72 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Drake University (about 81 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 84 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 89 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Highland Community College (about 89 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)

Public high school in Cainsville:

Public elementary/middle school in Cainsville:

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Notable location: Cainsville Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Harrison 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)

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 3.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.08
U.S.:

6.40
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.4%
(26.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.9%
Whole state:  65.3%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Cainsville (2011 data):

  • Flowers National Bank: at 1415 Washington Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2009/03/11: Bank assets: $32.6 mil, Deposits: $27.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cainsville city (based on Harrison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,19625
Mainline Protestant1,92916
Other3193
Catholic1371
None3,376-
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: 4
Harrison County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Harrison County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Harrison County:

9.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Harrison County:

29.7%
Missouri:

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

13.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cainsville:

56.2%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

55.5%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Cainsville:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cainsville:

17.9%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cainsville:

11.2%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cainsville:

6.9
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

38.2%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Cainsville:

61.0%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Cainsville:

78.6%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cainsville, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$8,903
Water Supply 1$8,573$102,8760$0
Totals for Government 1$8,573$102,8768$8,903

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,801 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 Daviess County, MO  0.51% ($16,313 average AGI)
from Gentry County, MO  0.35% ($20,273)


6.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,681 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
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 Gentry County, MO  0.87% ($17,964 average AGI)
to Daviess County, MO  0.53% ($19,824)
to Buchanan County, MO  0.34% ($29,182)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cainsville:

  • 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.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KAAN (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cainsville:

  • KIIC (97.9 FM; LAMONI, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KAAN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KTTN-FM (92.3 FM; TRENTON, MO; Owner: LUEHRS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Cainsville fatal accident list:

Sep 8, 1977 03:02 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $255,000Total costs
  • 15,328Total average daily traffic
  • 2,719Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,560Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 41920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cainsville, MO

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • WST, Rt. N & Co. Road 203 (Lat: 40.439444 Lon: -93.764444), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WQBT806
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.550 MHzGrant Date: 12/13/2004, Expiration Date: 12/13/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2015, Certifier: Ivan PowersRegistrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:
  • Lat: 40.409750 Lon: -93.729028, Call Sign: WQVR813
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.495 MHz, 159.495 MHzGrant Date: 04/23/2015, Expiration Date: 04/23/2025, Certifier: John HamiltonRegistrant: Haug Communications, Inc., 622 Neptune Drive, Seneca, KS 66583, Phone: (785) 336-3579, Email:
  • Rt N & Co Road 203 (Lat: 40.439444 Lon: -93.764444), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WQWL538
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.550 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2015, Expiration Date: 09/28/2025, Certifier: Rebecca L DeskinsRegistrant: City Of Cainsville, P. O Box 77, Cainsville, MO 64632, Phone: (660) 893-5315, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC0AWH, Licensee ID: L01344197, Grant Date: 11/24/2007, Expiration Date: 11/24/2017, Registrant: Richard E Wilson, 1804 Chambers, Cainsville, MO 64632
  • Call Sign: KE0FZS, Licensee ID: L01974377, Grant Date: 10/09/2015, Expiration Date: 10/09/2025, Certifier: Michael T Wright, Registrant: Michael T Wright, 21395 Galaxy Ave, Cainsville, MO 64632

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

CAINSVILLE (Population served: 290, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Cainsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cainsville, MO
Most common first names in Cainsville, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1086.2 years
George976.0 years
John880.7 years
Robert874.6 years
Harry775.8 years
Charles770.4 years
William775.6 years
Helen672.5 years
Arthur569.0 years
James577.4 years
Most common last names in Cainsville, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Booth1376.7 years
Mclain1176.3 years
Crouse1086.1 years
Thompson882.5 years
Baker881.5 years
Meinecke877.5 years
Cain780.9 years
Hamilton776.0 years
Hart778.6 years
George674.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (60%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Wood (14%)

Cainsville compared to Missouri state average:

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