Conception Junction, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 193 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 104  (54.3%)
Females: 89  (45.7%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip codes: 64434.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,693 (it was $29,219 in 2000)
Conception Junction:

$46,693
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,938 (it was $12,563 in 2000)

Conception Junction town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $77,737 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Conception Junction:

$77,737
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $83,387; Detached houses: $82,814

Median gross rent in 2016: $619.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Conception Junction: 76.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (37.3%), German (32.8%), French (3.0%), Irish (3.0%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1915

Elevation: 1001 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 616 people per square mile   (low).

Conception Junction, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Conception Junction:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Conception Junction town:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 62.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

1 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Conception Junction, Missouri as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Conception Junction to the number of sex offenders is 151 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $572 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $588 (0.9%)

Conception Junction satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (36.1 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (82.7 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (381.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clyde, MO (1.1 miles) , Conception, MO (1.3 miles ), Ravenwood, MO (2.4 miles ), Guilford, MO (2.7 miles) , Arkoe, MO (2.7 miles) , Stanberry, MO (3.0 miles ), Barnard, MO (3.1 miles ), Maryville, MO (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 40.27 N, Longitude: 94.69 W

Area code: 660

Conception Junction household income distribution Conception Junction home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -34 (-14.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)

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

Average climate in Conception Junction, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Conception Junction-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.4 miles away from the Conception Junction town center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/8/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Conception Junction-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 78% 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 384.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from Conception Junction 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 351.1 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 376.4 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 367.5 miles away from Conception Junction center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.5 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 Nodaway County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Conception Junction topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Conception Junction:

  • PINE VIEW MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; STANBERRY, MO)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL & HEALTH SERVICES Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOME CARE AT ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOSPICE OF NW MO (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • VILLAGE CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-MARYVILLE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • MARYVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Conception Junction:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 12 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 36 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Highland Community College (about 42 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Grantham University (about 71 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 75 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 80 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 84 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)

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

Nodaway County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.4. This is about average.

City:

84.4
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.5
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.3%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 35.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.5%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
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:

10.0
Missouri average:

10.9

Conception Junction travel time to work - commute Conception Junction mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Conception Junction town (based on Nodaway County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,25917
Mainline Protestant4,17820
Catholic3,4033
Other4953
None11,035-
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: 2
Nodaway County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Nodaway County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Nodaway County:

29.3%
Missouri:

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

14.3%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.4%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.9%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Conception Junction:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

27.5%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Conception Junction:

11.0%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Conception Junction:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

53.1%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Conception Junction:

75.3%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Conception Junction, 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 0$0 3$357
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,621
Totals for Government 0$0 4$1,978

6.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Buchanan County, MO  0.56% ($31,268 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.33% ($23,208)
from Holt County, MO  0.31% ($28,957)


7.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,185 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
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 Jackson County, MO  0.52% ($26,487 average AGI)
to Buchanan County, MO  0.50% ($30,676)
to Clay County, MO  0.34% ($24,080)

Strongest AM radio stations in Conception Junction:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KNIM (1580 AM; 1 kW; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Conception Junction:

  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KNIM-FM (97.1 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; SAVANNAH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KKBZ (99.3 FM; CLARINDA, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Conception Junction:

  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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  • 37113 320th Street, Conception Junction, Mo (Lat: 40.258306 Lon: -94.685028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN816
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 09/14/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Herman & Whiteaker, LLC, 3204 Tower Oaks Blvd., Suite 180, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (202) 600-7274, Fax: (202) 706-6056, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • ROBERT D PIERCE, S Hwy 169 (Lat: 40.250000 Lon: -94.700000), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 6417846764, , 115 SOUTH LINDEN
  • NOT ORIGINAL, S Hwy 169 (Lat: 40.250000 Lon: -94.700000), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 6417846764, , 115 SOUTH LINDEN
  • ROBERT D PIERCE, S Hwy 169 (Lat: 40.250000 Lon: -94.700000), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 6417846764, , 115 SOUTH LINDEN
  • Rod Cotton, 37113 320th Street, Conception Junction, Mo (Lat: 40.258306 Lon: -94.685028), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2023284500, Law@kurtispc.Com, 1000 POTOMAC STREET, NW - SUITE 200
  • Rod Cotton, 37113 320th Street, Conception Junction, Mo (Lat: 40.258306 Lon: -94.685028), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2023284500, Law@kurtispc.Com, 1000 POTOMAC STREET, NW - SUITE 200

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Conception Jct Clyde, Lat: 40.268444 Lon: -94.681750, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Conception Jct Clyde, Lat: 40.268444 Lon: -94.681750, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Conception Jct Clyde, Lat: 40.268444 Lon: -94.681750, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Conception Jct Clyde, Lat: 40.268444 Lon: -94.681750, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Certifier: Chris MartinRegistrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Conception Junction, 37113 320th Street, Conception Junction, Mo (Lat: 40.258306 Lon: -94.685028), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQUC864
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/05/2014, Expiration Date: 06/05/2024, Certifier: Roger BundridgeRegistrant: Northwest Missouri Cellular, 1218 S. Main St., Maryville, MO 64468, Phone: (660) 582-3334, Fax: (660) 582-3380, Email:

Most common first names in Conception Junction, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary883.4 years
George777.9 years
Anna681.5 years
Margaret683.7 years
Frank579.4 years
William583.8 years
Joseph483.2 years
Alice374.3 years
Charles380.7 years
John374.0 years
Most common last names in Conception Junction, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fannon775.5 years
Farnan776.7 years
Mattson559.2 years
Walter576.0 years
Jermain475.2 years
Merrigan482.2 years
Growney477.7 years
Coulter469.0 years
Davis476.0 years
Hansen480.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (63%)
  • Utility gas (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (6%)

Conception Junction compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage 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.
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