Chilhowee, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 330 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 147  (44.5%)
Females: 183  (55.5%)
Median resident age:  47.2 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64733.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,365 (it was $29,688 in 2000)
Chilhowee:

$28,365
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,898 (it was $14,850 in 2000)

Chilhowee town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,655 (it was $36,600 in 2000)
Chilhowee:

$57,655
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $531.

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  • Races in Chilhowee, MO (2010)

    Chilhowee races chart
    • 30894.8%White alone
    • 103.1%Two or more races
    • 41.2%Hispanic
    • 30.9%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chilhowee: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.4%), German (20.2%), Irish (11.0%), United States (7.0%), Scottish (3.1%), Dutch (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1907

Elevation: 885 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 861 people per square mile   (low).

Chilhowee,MO real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Chilhowee:

  • High school or higher: 68.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chilhowee town:

  • Never married: 12.2%
  • Now married: 37.5%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 17.6%
  • Divorced: 28.5%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Chilhowee, Missouri as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chilhowee to the number of sex offenders is 335 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $817 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $592 (1.9%)

Chilhowee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (36.2 miles , pop. 70,700).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (50.6 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (396.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Blairstown, MO (2.4 miles) , Leeton, MO (3.0 miles ), Centerview, MO (3.3 miles ), Holden, MO (3.4 miles ), Hartwell, MO (3.4 miles) , Urich, MO (3.4 miles ), Creighton, MO (3.7 miles ), La Tour, MO (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 38.59 N, Longitude: 93.86 W

Area code: 660

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

6.3%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (22%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)

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

Average climate in Chilhowee, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chilhowee-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Chilhowee town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.9 miles away from the town center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chilhowee-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% 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 323.2 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 255.6 miles away from Chilhowee 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 261.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 282.0 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 322.6 miles away from Chilhowee center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 251.4 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 Johnson County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, 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).
Chilhowee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chilhowee:

  • HOLDEN MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HOLDEN, MO)
  • RIDGE CREST ADULT CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • RIDGE CREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • WESTERN MISSOURI MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • WARRENSBURG MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)

Amtrak station near Chilhowee:

  • 14 miles: WARRENSBURG (100 S. HOLDEN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chilhowee:

  • University of Central Missouri (about 14 miles; Warrensburg, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,952)
  • State Fair Community College (about 33 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Rockhurst University (about 50 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 50 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Wright Career College (about 50 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 52 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 53 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)

Public high school in Chilhowee:

Public elementary/middle schools in Chilhowee:

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Notable location: Johnson County Fire Protection District Station 3 Chilhowee (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Johnson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

CHILHOWEE (Population served: 324, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.6%
(18.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  13.2%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Chilhowee 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.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below 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 significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Chilhowee (2011 data):

  • America's Community Bank: Chilhowee Facility at 100 East Walnut Street, branch established on 1997/02/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $28.2 mil, Deposits: $23.2 mil, headquarters in Blue Springs, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Urich Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Wood (10%)
  • Other fuel (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chilhowee town (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,56253
Mainline Protestant2,99116
Catholic1,8152
Other1,6517
Black Protestant3353
None32,241-
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: 6
Johnson County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Johnson County:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

29.8%
Missouri:

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

11.3%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$600
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$380
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$840
Totals for Government 0$0 9$1,820

Chilhowee government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($51.52)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($84.85)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($69.70)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($66.67)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($33.33)
    Police Protection: $11,000 ($33.33)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($9.09)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($9.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($3.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $38,000 ($115.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($15.15)

Chilhowee government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $33,000 ($100.00)
    All Other: $9,000 ($27.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $12,000 ($36.36)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($27.27)
    Special Assessments: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($84.85)
    Electric Utilities: $0 ($0.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($3.03)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $44,000 ($133.33)
    Property: $14,000 ($42.42)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($6.06)
    NEC: $2,000 ($6.06)

Chilhowee government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($348.48)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $97,000 ($293.94)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($54.55)

Chilhowee government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $269,000 ($815.15)

11.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,697 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.31%
Missouri average:

6.69%

0.78% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,463 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.78%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MO  1.40% ($29,976 average AGI)
from Pettis County, MO  0.54% ($27,092)
from Lafayette County, MO  0.46% ($25,711)


10.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,027 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.81%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.71% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,262 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.71%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MO  1.76% ($35,660 average AGI)
to Cass County, MO  0.44% ($32,603)
to Pettis County, MO  0.42% ($28,763)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chilhowee:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KDKD (1280 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOKO (1450 AM; 1 kW; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: D & H MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chilhowee:

  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KXKX (105.7 FM; KNOB NOSTER, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDKD-FM (95.3 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KTBG (90.9 FM; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Chilhowee:

  • KMOS-TV (Channel 6; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 110Total average daily traffic
  • 11Total average daily truck traffic
  • 176Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chilhowee)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: STROPES RAY E S-10 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 737RS , Serial Number: 1289073-2, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Ray E Stropes, 189 Sw State Rt 2, Chilhowee, MO 64733
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER CALLAIR A-9B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7965V , Serial Number: 1574, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 08/14/1970
    Registrant (Corporation): Air Cover Inc, 105 S Main Box 103, Chilhowee, MO 64733
  • Aircraft: FICKEL HAROLD G KITFOX IV 1200 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 947HL , Serial Number: HCU 082, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/1996
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ray E Stropes, 189 Sw 2 Hwy, Chilhowee, MO 64733, Other Owners: Susan L Stropes

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Chilhowee

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chilhowee, MO
Most common first names in Chilhowee, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1376.2 years
John1078.7 years
George980.3 years
Charles879.5 years
Mary881.7 years
William879.7 years
Robert873.9 years
Roy674.5 years
Walter672.2 years
Thomas579.0 years
Most common last names in Chilhowee, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown674.7 years
Preston690.0 years
Miller685.3 years
Downing581.2 years
Coe578.2 years
Rucker480.3 years
Davis478.3 years
Young489.5 years
Beaty485.8 years
Campbell480.2 years
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