Chamois, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 389 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.7%
 
Males: 181  (46.8%)
Females: 208  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  35.7 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 65024.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,991 (it was $26,563 in 2000)
Chamois:

$28,991
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,377 (it was $12,226 in 2000)

Chamois city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $43,992 (it was $30,700 in 2000)
Chamois:

$43,992
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $55,521; Detached houses: $55,586; Mobile homes: $54,556

Median gross rent in 2012: $435.

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  • White alone - 390 (98.5%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Chamois: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.1%), Irish (12.2%), French (9.5%), United States (7.7%), English (7.0%), Scottish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1856

Elevation: 530 feet

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,082 people per square mile   (low).

Chamois, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Chamois:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chamois city:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 19.4%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.0%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Chamois, Missouri as of May 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chamois to the number of sex offenders is 131 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $373 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $438 (0.9%)

Chamois satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (35.8 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (82.5 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (307.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mokane, MO (2.4 miles) , Morrison, MO (2.7 miles) , Gasconade, MO (3.4 miles ), Rhineland, MO (3.7 miles) , Linn, MO (3.7 miles ), Fulton, MO (3.9 miles ), New Bloomfield, MO (4.2 miles ), Hermann, MO (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 38.68 N, Longitude: 91.77 W

Area code: 573

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

5.4%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+1.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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

Average climate in Chamois, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chamois-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Chamois city center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/2006, a category F3 tornado 27.1 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chamois-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 75% 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 210.6 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 160.5 miles away from Chamois 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 180.8 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 209.8 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 221.6 miles away from Chamois center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 224.7 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 Osage County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chamois topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chamois:

  • RIVERVIEW NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MOKANE, MO)
  • FULTON STATE HOSP (Hospital, about 15 miles away; FULTON, MO)
  • FULTON PRESBYTERIAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FULTON, MO)
  • SUNCREST HOME HEALTH OF MO, INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; FULTON, MO)
  • CALLAWAY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; FULTON, MO)
  • FULTON COMMUNITY CARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FULTON, MO)
  • FULTON NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FULTON, MO)

Amtrak station near Chamois:

  • 19 miles: HERMANN (WHARF & GUTENBURG STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Operable nuclear power plant near Chamois:

  • 16 miles: Callaway in Fulton, MO.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chamois:

  • Lincoln University (about 23 miles; Jefferson City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,348)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 36 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Columbia College (about 36 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • East Central College (about 47 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 50 miles; Rolla, MO; FT enrollment: 6,486)
  • St Charles Community College (about 62 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 64 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)

Public high school in Chamois:

Public elementary/middle school in Chamois:

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

Churches in Chamois include: Saint Marys Catholic Church (A), Saint Johannes German Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Osage 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)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 87.6. This is about average.

City:

87.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 39.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.8
U.S.:

32.0

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

CHAMOIS (Population served: 395, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.7%
(24.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 88.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.7%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Chamois compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Chamois (2011 data):

  • Heritage Community Bank: at First And Main, branch established on 1935/08/19. Info updated 2007/10/19: Bank assets: $65.1 mil, Deposits: $56.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Heritage Management Company, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Wood (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chamois city (based on Osage County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.61%
Here: 72.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Churches and Churches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchOther
Adherents71.8%11.9%4.7%4.1%7.5%
Congregations34.3%20.0%14.3%5.7%25.7%
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: 4
Osage County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Osage County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

8.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Osage County:

29.5%
Missouri:

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

18.3%
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
Streets and Highways 2$4,118$24,7080$0
Other and Unallocable 1$956$11,4720$0
Totals for Government 3$5,074$20,2960$0

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,587 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
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 Cole County, MO  1.23% ($30,413 average AGI)
from Maries County, MO  0.33% ($20,529)
from Boone County, MO  0.31% ($18,375)


4.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,580 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.97%
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 Cole County, MO  1.54% ($32,127 average AGI)
to Boone County, MO  0.33% ($27,706)
to Callaway County, MO  0.31% ($23,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chamois:

  • KWOS (950 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KLIK (1240 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: PREMIER RADIO GROUP)
  • 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.)
  • KFAL (900 AM; 1 kW; FULTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KWRE (730 AM; 1 kW; WARRENTON, MO; Owner: KASPAR BROADCASTING CO. OF MISSOURI)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chamois:

  • KTXY (106.9 FM; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KPLA (101.5 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: COLUMBIA FM, INC.)
  • KBXR (102.3 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: FT. SMITH FM, INC.)
  • KWWR (95.7 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KKCA (100.5 FM; FULTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KJLU (88.9 FM; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: LINCOLN UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KCMQ (96.7 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KBIA (91.3 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KOQL (106.1 FM; ASHLAND, MO; Owner: MID-MISSOURI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJMO (104.1 FM; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: PREMIER RADIO GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KNLG (90.3 FM; NEW BLOOMFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Chamois:

  • KNLJ (Channel 25; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KRCG (Channel 13; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: MEL WHEELER INC.)
  • K32FH (Channel 32; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • KMOS-TV (Channel 6; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOMU-TV (Channel 8; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KMIZ (Channel 17; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF COLUMBIA, LLC)
  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K11TB (Channel 11; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF COLUMBIA, LLC)
  • K41OI (Channel 41; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 700
Total average daily truck traffic: 75
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 1,014

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Chamois)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 8 Mi S On Hwy 28 (Lat: 38.556167 Lon: -91.787111), Call Sign: KAG725, Licensee ID: L00001331
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.4200 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/03/2004, Expiration Date: 06/21/2014
    Registrant: Central Electric Power Cooperative, Box 269, Jefferson City, MO 65102, Phone: (573) 634-2454
  • 1/2 Mi E (Lat: 38.685333 Lon: -91.755722), Call Sign: KVO667, Licensee ID: L00001331
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.4200 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/05/2003, Expiration Date: 04/15/2013
    Registrant: Central Electric Power Cooperative, Box 269, Jefferson City, MO 65102
  • Central Electric Power Plant (Lat: 38.685333 Lon: -91.755722), Call Sign: WCI22, Licensee ID: L00025381
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/1997, Expiration Date: 02/05/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002
    Registrant: Callaway Electric Cooperative, 503 Truman Rd, Fulton, MO 65251-0250
  • 614 S. Poplar Street (Lat: 38.669778 Lon: -90.772472), Call Sign: WQME994
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.577 MHz, 159.637 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/22/2010, Expiration Date: 07/22/2020, Certifier: Brad Strobel
    Registrant: National License, 938 3rd Avenue Nw, Carmel, IN 46032, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 1/2 Mi E Of (Lat: 38.684472 Lon: -91.756556), Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: KAX27
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6805.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/14/2002, Expiration Date: 07/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2010
    Registrant: Phone: (574) 634-2454
  • CHAMOIS, 2.5 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 38.658500 Lon: -91.813250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 49.1 m, Overall height: 50.6 m, Call Sign: WHE277
    Assigned Frequencies: 2168.40 MHz, 2174.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/22/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 01/09/2004, Certifier: Preston C Johnson
    Registrant: Wiley Rein & Fielding LLP, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-3240, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28HS , Serial Number: 32-40351, Year manufactured: 1967
    Registrant (Individual): Michael S Stone, Po Box 2, Chamois, MO 65024
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9563T , Serial Number: 38-78A0132, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Michael S Stone, Po Box 2, Chamois, MO 65024

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Chamois, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1786.0 years
John1575.8 years
William1377.2 years
Henry1178.1 years
Arthur976.2 years
Joseph878.1 years
Clarence877.5 years
Edward883.1 years
Anna788.4 years
Charles785.0 years
Most common last names in Chamois, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lieneke986.1 years
Townley978.0 years
Walker877.4 years
Wolfe878.9 years
Lamb879.5 years
Staley776.6 years
Boss780.7 years
Baker681.3 years
Langendoerfe678.0 years
Schollmeyer683.3 years
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