Collins, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 155 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.9%
 
Males: 86  (55.7%)
Females: 69  (44.3%)
Median resident age:  50.8 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 64738

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,121 (it was $22,292 in 2000)
Collins:

$20,121
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,152 (it was $10,344 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $54,641 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Collins:

$54,641
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $71,979; Detached houses: $40,129; Mobile homes: $79,721

Median gross rent in 2013: $670.

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    • 15496.9%White alone
    • 42.5%Hispanic
    • 10.6%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Collins: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.0%), English (10.8%), German (10.8%), Italian (6.3%), Scotch-Irish (6.3%), Dutch (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1885

Elevation: 851 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 1,016 people per square mile   (low).

Collins, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Collins:

  • High school or higher: 50.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Collins village:

  • Never married: 16.9%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 6.4%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $353 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $354 (1.1%)

Collins satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (51.4 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (96.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (394.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Weaubleau, MO (2.1 miles ), Gerster, MO (2.3 miles) , Humansville, MO (2.6 miles ), Vista, MO (2.7 miles) , Flemington, MO (2.9 miles) , Osceola, MO (3.4 miles ), Roscoe, MO (3.5 miles) , Wheatland, MO (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 37.89 N, Longitude: 93.62 W

Area code: 417

Collins household income distribution Collins home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +32 (+22.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (42%)
  • Construction (23%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Retail trade (43%)
  • Accommodation and food services (36%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (35%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Material moving occupations (23%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (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 Collins, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Collins-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Collins village center injured 19 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 tornado 11.9 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Collins-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% 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 228.3 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 229.6 miles away from Collins center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 239.9 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 314.1 miles away from the city 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 201.9 miles away from Collins center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 203.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Collins topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Collins:

  • NORTHWOOD HILLS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HUMANSVILLE, MO)
  • BIG SPRING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HUMANSVILLE, MO)
  • ST CLAIR COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; OSCEOLA, MO)
  • LAKE STOCKTON HEALTHCARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; STOCKTON, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Collins:

  • Southwest Baptist University (about 24 miles; Bolivar, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,783)
  • Drury University (about 50 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 51 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Evangel University (about 51 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 52 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • State Fair Community College (about 60 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 61 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)

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

St. Clair 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 2013: 37.7%
(39.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  10.4%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Collins (2011 data):

  • Hawthorn Bank: Collins Branch at Highway 13 And 54, branch established on 1991/08/01. Info updated 2011/03/16: Bank assets: $1,152.2 mil, Deposits: $971.8 mil, headquarters in Jefferson City, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.3
Missouri average:

11.0

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

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Religion statistics for Collins village (based on St. Clair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,69420
Mainline Protestant7689
Catholic801
None5,263-
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
St. Clair County:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
St. Clair County:

5.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

11.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.8%
Missouri:

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

13.8%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.3%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Collins:

37.3%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Collins:

27.7
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Collins:

18.3%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Collins:

6.9%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Collins:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.9%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Collins:

48.6%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

69.8%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Collins, 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
Financial Administration 1$1,656$19,8720$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,656$19,8720$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,984$23,8081$704
Sewerage 1$1,984$23,8081$704
Water Supply 1$1,984$23,8081$704
Totals for Government 5$9,264$22,2343$2,112

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($25.81)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $47,000 ($303.23)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($122.58)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($109.68)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($25.81)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($19.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $44,000 ($283.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,000 ($96.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($45.16)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($12.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($109.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($25.81)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $55,000 ($354.84)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($12.90)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $60,000 ($387.10)

6.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,743 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
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 Henry County, MO  0.84% ($16,692 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.81% ($37,480)
from Cedar County, MO  0.39% ($20,750)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
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 Henry County, MO  1.48% ($25,022 average AGI)
to Polk County, MO  0.64% ($31,800)
to Greene County, MO  0.42% ($30,692)

Strongest AM radio stations in Collins:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KYOO (1200 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BOLIVAR, MO; Owner: KYOO COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLFJ (1550 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: 127, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMRF (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Collins:

  • KCVJ (92.3 FM; OSCEOLA, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KJEL (103.7 FM; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYOO-FM (99.1 FM; HALF WAY, MO; Owner: KYOO COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KRLK (107.7 FM; STOCKTON, MO; Owner: KRLK RADIO, INC.)
  • KWKJ (98.5 FM; WINDSOR, MO; Owner: D & H MEDIA, LLC)
  • K265DR (100.9 FM; BOLIVAR, MO; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Collins:

  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 33m108ftTotal length
  • 32,203Total average daily traffic
  • 6,701Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Collins)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Water Tower Across From 1604 Main St (Lat: 37.888750 Lon: -93.618833), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 33.4 m, Call Sign: KUB796
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.760 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/2013, Expiration Date: 05/19/2023Registrant: L & B Electronics, 620 W. Cherry, Eldon, MO 65026, Phone: (573) 392-7554, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • COLLINS, Se 1000 (Lat: 37.875417 Lon: -93.704861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQMQ609
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2010, Expiration Date: 10/22/2020, Certifier: Walter C KenyonRegistrant: Power System Engineering, 1532 W Broadway, Suite 100, Madison, WI 53713, Phone: (608) 268-3554, Fax: (608) 222-9378, Email:
  • KC13XC395, Rr#1, Box 95-D (Lat: 37.891750 Lon: -93.616083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQQY584
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/26/2013, Expiration Date: 03/26/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • A5C0165B, Clair County (Lat: 37.854056 Lon: -93.628472), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 89.6 m, Overall height: 92.7 m, Call Sign: WQWC346
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/15/2015, Expiration Date: 07/15/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB0QCY, Licensee ID: L00518512, Grant Date: 12/29/1994, Expiration Date: 12/29/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/30/2006, Certifier: Mary A Sergent, Registrant: Mary A Sergent, 4640 Se Hwy 54, Collins, MO 64738
  • Call Sign: N0TLC, Licensee ID: L00506664, Grant Date: 07/23/2012, Expiration Date: 07/21/2022, Certifier: Darren W Smith, Registrant: Darren W Smith, Collins, MO 64738
  • Call Sign: N0YEJ, Licensee ID: L00518510, Grant Date: 08/24/1993, Expiration Date: 08/24/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2005, Certifier: Wanda K Sergent, Registrant: Wanda K Sergent, 4640 Se Hwy 54, Collins, MO 64738
  • Call Sign: W0NFQ, Grant Date: 11/22/1988, Expiration Date: 11/22/1998, Cancellation Date: 11/28/2000, Registrant: Walter H Brackmann Sr, Rr 1 Box 137, Collins, MO 64738
  • Call Sign: WA3ACL, Licensee ID: L00711296, Grant Date: 07/03/2003, Expiration Date: 09/28/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/29/2015, Certifier: Richard T Brackmann, Registrant: Richard T Brackmann, 6635 Se Hwy 54, Collins, MO 64738

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5470Z , Serial Number: 22-9250, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 04/02/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Robert F Gordon, 7055 Se 250 Rd, Collins, MO 64738

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

COLLINS (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Wood (15%)

Businesses in Collins, MO

  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

Collins compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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