Craig, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 228 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -26.2%
 
Males: 117  (51.5%)
Females: 111  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  48.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64437.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,503 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Craig:

$30,503
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,390 (it was $10,719 in 2000)

Craig city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $37,724 (it was $23,900 in 2000)
Craig:

$37,724
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $598.

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  • Races in Craig, MO (2010)

    Craig races chart
    • 24598.8%White alone
    • 20.8%Hispanic
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Craig: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (33.5%), Irish (10.0%), English (8.0%), Dutch (4.0%), Greek (3.0%), Swedish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1869

Elevation: 868 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 826 people per square mile   (low).

Craig, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Craig:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Craig city:

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 19.3%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Craig, Missouri as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Craig to the number of sex offenders is 118 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $399 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $488 (1.4%)

Craig satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (41.4 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (80.7 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (417.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Corning, MO (2.4 miles) , Bigelow, MO (2.7 miles) , Big Lake, MO (2.9 miles) , Mound City, MO (2.9 miles ), Fortescue, MO (3.2 miles) , Rulo, NE (3.2 miles ), Fairfax, MO (3.2 miles ), Barada, NE (3.3 miles) .

Latitude: 40.19 N, Longitude: 95.37 W

Area code: 660

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

4.9%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -37 (-10.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Utilities (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (24%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Craig, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Craig-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.1 miles away from the Craig city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/5/1954, a category F4 tornado 24.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Craig-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 31.9 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 418.2 miles away from Craig center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 255.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.0 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 378.2 miles away from Craig 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 391.7 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 Holt County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Craig topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Craig:

  • TIFFANY HEIGHTS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MOUND CITY, MO)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; FAIRFAX, MO)
  • CAREAGE ESTATES OF FALLS CITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; FALLS CITY, NE)
  • KETTER MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; FALLS CITY, NE)
  • FALLS CITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; FALLS CITY, NE)
  • IN HOME HEALTH CARE, INC. (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; FALLS CITY, NE)

Airports located in Craig:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Craig:

  • Highland Community College (about 24 miles; Highland, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,148)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 29 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 44 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Bellevue University (about 73 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Grantham University (about 76 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 79 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 79 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)

Public high school in Craig:

Public elementary/middle school in Craig:

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Notable location: Craig Volunteer Fire Department Holt Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Big Lake State Park & Resort (200 Lake Shore Drive).

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

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

CRAIG (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Consult with State - In JUL-09-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2012)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In APR-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.8%
(27.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.9%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Craig compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Craig (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank & Trust: Craig Branch at 105 South Main Street, branch established on 1929/11/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $86.9 mil, Deposits: $74.4 mil, headquarters in Rock Port, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (47%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Craig city (based on Holt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,87119
Mainline Protestant1,56813
Other1821
Catholic501
None1,241-
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: 2
Holt County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Holt County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Holt County:

6.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

12.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Holt County:

30.6%
Missouri:

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

16.1%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$2,039
Sewerage 1$3,751$45,0120$0
Water Supply 1$2,314$27,7680$0
Totals for Government 2$6,065$36,3901$2,039

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $53,000 ($232.46)
    Water Utilities: $42,000 ($184.21)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($109.65)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($74.56)
    Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($52.63)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($35.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($26.32)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $37,000 ($162.28)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $29,000 ($127.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($43.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $94,000 ($412.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $13,000 ($57.02)
  • Tax - Property: $34,000 ($149.12)
    Total General Sales: $14,000 ($61.40)
    Public Utilities: $13,000 ($57.02)
    Tobacco Sales: $1,000 ($4.39)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $103,000 ($451.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $88,000 ($385.96)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $15,000 ($65.79)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $34,000 ($149.12)

5.20% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,618 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
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  1.33% ($25,538 average AGI)
from Nodaway County, MO  0.71% ($20,357)


6.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
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 Buchanan County, MO  1.26% ($26,280 average AGI)
to Nodaway County, MO  1.16% ($28,957)
to Andrew County, MO  0.50% ($344,300)

Strongest AM radio stations in Craig:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTNC (1230 AM; 1 kW; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: C.R. COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Craig:

  • K219CE (91.7 FM; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KLZA (101.3 FM; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: KNZA, INC)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KRSS (93.5 FM; TARKIO, MO; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; SAVANNAH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KKBZ (99.3 FM; CLARINDA, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KNCY-FM (103.1 FM; AUBURN, NE; Owner: RADIO 2000 NE, INC.)
  • KNIM-FM (97.1 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Craig:

  • K46FG (Channel 46; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDTV COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 466Total average daily traffic
  • 116Total average daily truck traffic
  • 605Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Craig)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • .125 Mi W Int I29 On Hwy 59 (Lat: 40.188889 Lon: -95.367750), Call Sign: KLA817
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/2012, Expiration Date: 10/30/2022
    Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 209-3097, Email:
  • Hwy 111 2 Mi W 1 Mi S (Lat: 40.179444 Lon: -94.410500), Call Sign: KNBX541, Licensee ID: L00388252
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/16/2001, Expiration Date: 10/16/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2011
    Registrant: Emmett Haer, Rt 1 Box 61, Craig, MO 64437, Phone: (816) 683-5415

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KE0TA, Licensee ID: L01345384
    Grant Date: 01/27/2009, Expiration Date: 02/08/2019
    Registrant: Frederick W Weaver, 432 Lake Shore Drive, Craig, MO 64437
  • Call Sign: N0IJF, Licensee ID: L01345380
    Grant Date: 01/27/2009, Expiration Date: 02/08/2019
    Registrant: Rita A Weaver, 432 Lake Shore Drive, Craig, MO 64437


FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Craig)
Most common first names in Craig, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1176.9 years
Mary970.9 years
James872.1 years
William774.9 years
Charles783.6 years
Frank681.0 years
Clarence564.8 years
Robert570.8 years
Frances582.0 years
Ida486.2 years
Most common last names in Craig, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller884.1 years
Lawrence875.9 years
Voltmer676.2 years
Rogers670.4 years
Ohlensehlen685.0 years
Yandell582.0 years
Haer581.2 years
Thurnau578.2 years
Ideker580.0 years
Cook583.4 years
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