Cardwell, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 704 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.8%
 
Males: 361  (51.4%)
Females: 343  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 63829.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,373 (it was $21,042 in 2000)
Cardwell:

$26,373
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,684 (it was $12,207 in 2000)

Cardwell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $32,960 (it was $28,200 in 2000)
Cardwell:

$32,960
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $477.

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  • Races in Cardwell, MO (2010)

    Cardwell races chart
    • 67694.8%White alone
    • 243.4%Hispanic
    • 91.3%Two or more races
    • 30.4%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Cardwell: 76.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.2%), Irish (15.8%), United States (10.2%), English (7.2%), Dutch (4.6%), Scottish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1895

Elevation: 249 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 1,112 people per square mile   (low).

Cardwell, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Cardwell:

  • High school or higher: 71.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cardwell city:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Cardwell, Missouri as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Cardwell to the number of sex offenders is 71 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $372 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $381 (1.2%)

Cardwell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (27.1 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (66.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (424.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Arbyrd, MO (1.7 miles ), Leachville, AR (2.9 miles ), Senath, MO (3.1 miles ), Hornersville, MO (3.2 miles ), Marmaduke, AR (3.3 miles ), Monette, AR (3.3 miles ), Paragould, AR (3.4 miles ), Manila, AR (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $106,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $45,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.05 N, Longitude: 90.29 W

Area code: 573

Cardwell household income distribution Cardwell home values distribution

Crime rates in Cardwell by Year
Type 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000111000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0138.5139.7142.70.00.00.0
Robberies 0010010000
per 100,000 0.00.0132.30.00.0139.70.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0011311210
per 100,000 0.00.0132.3135.3415.5139.7142.7279.3139.90.0
Burglaries 0125101445
per 100,000 0.0131.9264.6676.6138.50.0142.7558.7559.4706.2
Thefts 0096823031
per 100,000 0.00.01,190.5811.91,108.0279.3428.00.0419.6141.2
Auto thefts 0032000110
per 100,000 0.00.0396.8270.60.00.00.0139.7139.90.0
Arson 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.7) 0.09.6170.7133.8258.1200.6176.7110.599.057.3

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Crime rate in Cardwell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.8%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -5 (-0.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Retail trade (41%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (32%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Cardwell, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cardwell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 113% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/16/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the Cardwell city center killed 2 people and injured 12 people and caused $350,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F4 tornado 17.9 miles away from the city center killed 35 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cardwell-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 72% 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 28.4 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 44.3 miles away from Cardwell 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 88.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 29.5 miles away from the city 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 212.6 miles away from Cardwell center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 32.0 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 Dunklin County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cardwell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cardwell:

  • HERITAGE GARDENS OF SENATH (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SENATH, MO)
  • US RENAL CARE OF NORTHEAST AR - PARAGOULD (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; PARAGOULD, AR)
  • BELLE MEADE, A REHABILITATION AND GUEST CARE FACIL (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PARAGOULD, AR)
  • PARAGOULD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PARAGOULD, AR)
  • GREENE ACRES NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PARAGOULD, AR)
  • MANILA NH (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MANILA, AR)
  • MANILA NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MANILA, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cardwell:

  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 26 miles; Jonesboro, AR; Full-time enrollment: 12,323)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 51 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 51 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • Rhodes College (about 65 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 65 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • University of Memphis (about 67 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 83 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)

Public high school in Cardwell:

Public elementary/middle school in Cardwell:

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Notable location: Cardwell Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Dunklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2005 was 71.0. This is about average.

City:

71.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 14.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

9.1

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

CARDWELL (Population served: 900, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.5%
(28.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 90.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.8%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Cardwell compared to Missouri state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cardwell city (based on Dunklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,12465
Catholic1,6203
Mainline Protestant1,48814
Black Protestant3103
Other-1
None15,411-
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: 16
Dunklin County:

5.06 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Dunklin County:

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

8.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Dunklin County:

30.8%
Missouri:

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

14.3%
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$2,055$24,6600$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$1,772$21,2642$1,661
Firefighters 0$0 1$970
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$797
Water Supply 1$2,923$35,0760$0
Totals for Government 3$6,750$27,0004$3,428

6.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,799 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
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 Pemiscot County, MO  0.77% ($24,987 average AGI)
from New Madrid County, MO  0.64% ($22,688)
from Mississippi County, AR  0.39% ($23,769)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,115 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
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 Greene County, AR  0.59% ($27,186 average AGI)
to Butler County, MO  0.52% ($23,019)
to Pemiscot County, MO  0.48% ($24,958)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cardwell:

  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLCN (910 AM; 5 kW; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KDRS (1490 AM; 1 kW; PARAGOULD, AR; Owner: MOR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WHBQ (560 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cardwell:

  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAUF (89.9 FM; KENNETT, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: ,CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDRS-FM (107.1 FM; PARAGOULD, AR; Owner: MOR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WYPL (89.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS/SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY & INFO CNTR.)
  • KDXY (104.9 FM; LAKE CITY, AR; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KDEZ (100.5 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KAMJ (93.9 FM; GOSNELL, AR; Owner: PHOENIX BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KHLS (96.3 FM; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • KBOA-FM (105.5 FM; PIGGOTT, AR; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXOQ (104.3 FM; KENNETT, MO; Owner: P.M. BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Cardwell:

  • K46EM (Channel 46; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KTEJ (Channel 19; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K27FC (Channel 27; PARAGOULD, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KVTJ (Channel 48; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: AGAPE CHURCH, INC.)
  • K54ER (Channel 54; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Cardwell fatal accident list:

Apr 28, 1995 01:25 PM, Hicksst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Cardwell, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2470.7 years
James2274.9 years
Mary1778.0 years
John1577.4 years
Charles1072.1 years
Thomas874.5 years
Robert670.6 years
Pearl683.2 years
Joe569.4 years
Henry579.0 years
Most common last names in Cardwell, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1681.1 years
Bishop1575.6 years
Smith1272.4 years
Holcomb874.1 years
Vaughn879.5 years
Summitt876.9 years
Miller773.9 years
Rogers771.4 years
Brewer678.7 years
White671.5 years
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