Cairo, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 284 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 136  (48.1%)
Females: 148  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 65239.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,103 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Cairo:

$37,103
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,515 (it was $14,905 in 2000)

Cairo village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $61,452 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Cairo:

$61,452
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $82,573; Detached houses: $88,803; Mobile homes: $51,007

Median gross rent in 2012: $575.

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Cairo races chart
  • White alone - 281 (96.2%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.7%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.7%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Cairo: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Cairo, MO collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (29.8%), Irish (17.6%), United States (15.8%), English (10.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.0%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1886

Elevation: 864 feet

Land area: 0.27 square miles.

Population density: 1,060 people per square mile   (low).

Cairo,MO real estate house value index trend

Cairo, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Cairo:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cairo village:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 19.8%

6 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe).

This village:  2.2%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Cairo, Missouri as of February 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Cairo to the number of sex offenders is 146 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $593 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $300 (0.6%)

Cairo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (39.4 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (117.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (297.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Jacksonville, MO (2.4 miles) , Moberly, MO (2.5 miles ), Huntsville, MO (2.8 miles ), Excello, MO (3.0 miles) , Renick, MO (3.4 miles ), Madison, MO (3.5 miles ), Clifton Hill, MO (3.6 miles) , Higbee, MO (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.51 N, Longitude: 92.44 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 660

Cairo household income distribution Cairo home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+3.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (29%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Information (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (16%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Electricians (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (12%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)

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

Average climate in Cairo, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cairo-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/2006, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the Cairo village center .

On 4/23/1975, a category F4 tornado 16.9 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cairo-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 77% 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 255.6 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 226.2 miles away from Cairo 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 248.9 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 248.8 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 272.6 miles away from Cairo center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 292.0 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 Randolph County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cairo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cairo:

  • NORTH VILLAGE PARK (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MOBERLY, MO)
  • PROFESSIONAL CARE CTR NO VLG PARK (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MOBERLY, MO)
  • DIALYSIS CLINICS, INC - MOBERLY (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MOBERLY, MO)
  • MOBERLY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MOBERLY, MO)
  • HOMECARE OF MID MISSOURI INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MOBERLY, MO)
  • BENCHMARK HEALTHCARE OF LOMA LINDA (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MOBERLY, MO)
  • LOMA LINDA HEALTH CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MOBERLY, MO)

Heliports located in Cairo:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cairo:

  • Moberly Area Community College (about 7 miles; Moberly, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,977)
  • Columbia College (about 39 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 40 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Truman State University (about 48 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Lincoln University (about 68 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)
  • State Fair Community College (about 72 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 88 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)

Public high school in Cairo:

Public elementary/middle school in Cairo:

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Notable locations in Cairo: Northeast Randolph Rural Fire Association Cairo (A), Cairo Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Randolph County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.7%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 39.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  78.3%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Cairo compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cairo village (based on Randolph County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.65%
Here: 57.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)United Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents41.5%11.7%11.4%9.2%8.2%
Congregations23.6%1.8%14.5%14.5%7.3%
NameOld Order AmishLutheran ChurchAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.8%2.6%2.4%2.4%7.6%
Congregations10.9%1.8%3.6%1.8%20.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Randolph County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Randolph County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Randolph County:

4.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Randolph County:

30.5%
Missouri:

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

14.6%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$413
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$528
Sewerage 0$0 1$115
Totals for Government 0$0 4$1,056

5.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
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 Boone County, MO  1.32% ($37,929 average AGI)
from Macon County, MO  0.46% ($25,410)
from Monroe County, MO  0.31% ($28,154)


6.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,696 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
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 Boone County, MO  1.64% ($30,171 average AGI)
to Macon County, MO  0.37% ($28,344)
to Monroe County, MO  0.28% ($22,542)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cairo:

  • KWIX (1230 AM; 1 kW; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: KWIX, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTI (1560 AM; 1 kW; MACON, MO; Owner: CHIRILLO ELECTRONICS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KWOS (950 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cairo:

  • KZZT (105.5 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: FM-105, INC.)
  • KRES (104.7 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: KWIX, INC)
  • KIRK (99.9 FM; MACON, MO; Owner: KIRK, L.L.C.)
  • KBKC (90.1 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KWWR (95.7 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KPLA (101.5 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: COLUMBIA FM, INC.)
  • KMFC (92.1 FM; CENTRALIA, MO; Owner: THE CLAIR GROUP)
  • KLTE (107.9 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBXR (102.3 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: FT. SMITH FM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cairo:

  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 50
Total average daily truck traffic: 1
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 55

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cairo)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 39.511972 Lon: -92.442694, Call Sign: WPEP437
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/30/2004, Expiration Date: 04/04/2014
    Registrant: Wireless Usa, 2519 E Mccarty St, Jefferson City, MO 65101, Phone: (573) 659-8228, Fax: (573) 635-7389, Email:
  • Rt K Approx 1.4 Mi E (Lat: 39.511694 Lon: -92.409917), Call Sign: WNKU290, Licensee ID: L00007808
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/16/2003, Expiration Date: 01/22/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2013
    Registrant: Macon Electric Cooperative, Macon, MO 63552, Phone: (816) 385-3158
  • Rt 1 Box 14 (Lat: 39.468611 Lon: -92.431389), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 25 m, Overall height: 28 m, Call Sign: WQAE306
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.387 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/14/2004, Expiration Date: 05/14/2014, Certifier: Ron Snyder
    Registrant: Mo Comm Electronics Inc, 1606 Range Line St., Columbia, MO 65201, Phone: (573) 443-8311, Fax: (573) 443-3018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • CAIRO, On Sr-K 1.6 Mi E Of (Lat: 39.511694 Lon: -92.409889), Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WPOR227
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/27/2009, Expiration Date: 12/24/2018, Certifier: Ralph E Shaw
    Registrant: Northeast Technologies LLC, 3705 Business 61, Palmyra, MO 63461, Phone: (573) 769-8270, Fax: (573) 769-4358, Email:
  • Cairo, On Sr-K 1.6 Mi E Of (Lat: 39.511694 Lon: -92.409889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WPUP678
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 10/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Certifier: Ralph E Shaw
    Registrant: Reed Smith LLP, 1301 K Street, Nw, Suite 1100 -- East Tower, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 414-9234, Fax: (202) 414-9299, Email:
  • Cairo South, Lat: 39.505611 Lon: -92.436833, Type: Tower, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin
    Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Cairo South, Lat: 39.505611 Lon: -92.436833, Type: Tower, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin
    Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Cairo South, Lat: 39.505611 Lon: -92.436833, Type: Tower, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin
    Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Cairo South, Lat: 39.505611 Lon: -92.436833, Type: Tower, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin
    Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • STATION, 1.4 Mi E Of (Lat: 39.511694 Lon: -92.409889), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: KRB41
    Assigned Frequencies: 1855.00 MHz, 6695.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/02/1997, Expiration Date: 04/05/2000, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (573) 769-2107

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB0OFP
    Grant Date: 07/15/1994, Expiration Date: 07/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2006
    Registrant: Floyd L Russell, Rt 1 Box 126, Cairo, MO 65239
  • Call Sign: N0SCD, Licensee ID: L00309618
    Grant Date: 02/26/2002, Expiration Date: 04/21/2012, Certifier: William R Wright
    Registrant: William R Wright, Rt 1 Box 153a, Cairo, MO 65239
  • Call Sign: WD0FRY, Licensee ID: L00586428
    Grant Date: 10/10/2012, Expiration Date: 12/01/2022, Certifier: Melvin M Wheeler
    Registrant: Melvin M Wheeler, Cairo, MO 65239

Most common first names in Cairo, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1166.1 years
Charles1074.5 years
James660.3 years
Thomas570.0 years
Paul481.3 years
Joseph483.5 years
John471.7 years
Donald466.7 years
Mary466.8 years
Ruth470.3 years
Most common last names in Cairo, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Edwards887.2 years
Reynolds779.8 years
Bowden675.6 years
Wright678.7 years
Creed586.8 years
Kribbs580.4 years
Vincent575.2 years
Johnston465.5 years
Baker473.2 years
Jones482.2 years
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