Catron, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 64 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.9%
 
Males: 44  (70.0%)
Females: 20  (30.0%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 63833

Estimated median household income in 2016: $23,999 (it was $21,250 in 2000)
Catron:

$23,999
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $14,061 (it was $9,909 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $22,572 (it was $12,500 in 2000)
Catron:

$22,572
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $303,043; Detached houses: $47,216; Mobile homes: $726,719
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  • Races in Catron, MO (2010)

    Catron races chart
    • 5683.6%White alone
    • 1014.9%Black alone
    • 11.5%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Catron: 73.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (31.7%), English (2.4%), African (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1924

Elevation: 285 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 161 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Catron:

  • High school or higher: 73.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Catron town:

  • Never married: 44.5%
  • Now married: 28.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 20.8%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

13.3%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Catron, Missouri as of January 21, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Catron to the number of sex offenders is 60 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,034 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $379 (1.5%)

Catron satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (77.4 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (104.5 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (377.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: North Lilbourn, MO (2.2 miles) , Lilbourn, MO (2.3 miles ), Parma, MO (2.5 miles ), Howardville, MO (2.6 miles ), Risco, MO (2.8 miles ), Marston, MO (2.9 miles ), New Madrid, MO (3.1 miles ), Tallapoosa, MO (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 36.61 N, Longitude: 89.70 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 573

Catron household income distribution Catron home values distribution

Crime rates in Catron (2011):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 burglary (1,492.5 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 104.5 (higher means more crime, US average = 259.9)

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-16.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (47%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (26%)
  • Other services, except public administration (26%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (47%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (26%)
  • Material moving occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Catron, Missouri

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Tornado activity:

Catron-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/13/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Catron town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Catron-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 7.4 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 39.5 miles away from Catron center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 75.9 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 161.7 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 42.1 miles away from Catron center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 35.9 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 New Madrid County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Catron:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-NEW MADRID (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NEW MADRID, MO)
  • SELLS REST HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MATTHEWS, MO)
  • BENCHMARK HEALTHCARE OF PORTAGEVILLE, LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PORTAGEVILLE, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-MALDEN (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MALDEN, MO)
  • RIDGEVIEW MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MALDEN, MO)
  • MALDEN NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MALDEN, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Catron:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 42 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 43 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 50 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 51 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 66 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)
  • Bethel University (about 74 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 77 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)

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New Madrid County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 18.3%
(24.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.3% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  14.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.2
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Catron town (based on New Madrid County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,41137
Catholic1,3032
Mainline Protestant6149
Black Protestant4913
None9,137-
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: 8
New Madrid County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
New Madrid County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
New Madrid County:

7.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

8.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
New Madrid County:

30.5%
Missouri:

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

15.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.2%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.8%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Catron:

29.7
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.0%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.2%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

42.1%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Catron:

56.7%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Catron:

82.1%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Catron, 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
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 0$0 1$100

5.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
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 Scott County, MO  0.93% ($24,228 average AGI)
from Dunklin County, MO  0.54% ($27,606)
from Pemiscot County, MO  0.43% ($27,038)


6.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,334 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
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 Scott County, MO  1.08% ($22,672 average AGI)
to Dunklin County, MO  1.04% ($22,688)
to Cape Girardeau County, MO  0.57% ($54,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Catron:

  • KRHW (1520 AM; 5 kW; SIKESTON, MO)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KMIS (1050 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PORTAGEVILLE, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMAL (1470 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • KLCN (910 AM; 5 kW; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KSIM (1400 AM; 1 kW; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Catron:

  • KTMO (106.5 FM; NEW MADRID, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFEB (107.5 FM; CAMPBELL, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KLSC (92.9 FM; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBHI (107.1 FM; MINER, MO; Owner: DANA R WITHERS)
  • KWKZ (106.1 FM; CHARLESTON, MO; Owner: ANDERSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBXB (97.9 FM; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KDEX-FM (102.3 FM; DEXTER, MO; Owner: DEXTER BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Catron:

  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • K62DA (Channel 62; MALDEN, MO; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)

Catron fatal accident list:

Sep 18, 2002 00:05 AM, Sr-W, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 3, 1977 08:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $652,000Total costs
  • 1,268Total average daily traffic
  • 126Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,648Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4710 State Hwy W (Lat: 36.608583 Lon: -89.704639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQUZ220, Licensee ID: L01904760
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.637 MHzGrant Date: 11/24/2014, Expiration Date: 11/24/2024, Certifier: David RawlsRegistrant: Legacy Equipment LLC, 1704 Hwy 412 East, Paragould, AR 72450, Phone: (870) 236-7777, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N0WCR, Licensee ID: L00611904, Grant Date: 02/20/2013, Expiration Date: 03/23/2023, Certifier: Tommy L Mc Coy, Registrant: Tommy L Mc Coy, 3216 State Hwy W, Catron, MO 63833

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A 150 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6885B , Serial Number: 18-5072, Year manufactured: 1956
    Registrant (Individual): Richard W Trum, , Catron, MO 63833

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (60%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Utility gas (8%)

Catron compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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