Darlington, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 123 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.8%
 
Males: 50  (40.9%)
Females: 73  (59.1%)
Median resident age:  48.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 64438

Estimated median household income in 2016: $23,477 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Darlington:

$23,477
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,416 (it was $9,586 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $26,163 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Darlington:

$26,163
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $142,289; Detached houses: $141,324

Median gross rent in 2016: $781.

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    • 11292.6%White alone
    • 86.6%Two or more races
    • 10.8%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Darlington: 76.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (30.0%), English (15.0%), Canadian (5.0%), Irish (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1892

Elevation: 836 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 300 people per square mile   (very low).

Darlington, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Darlington:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Darlington village:

  • Never married: 13.3%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $267 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $284 (0.8%)

Darlington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (38.3 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (78.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (368.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Albany, MO (2.2 miles ), Stanberry, MO (2.7 miles ), Gentry, MO (3.1 miles) , McFall, MO (3.3 miles) , New Hampton, MO (3.4 miles ), King City, MO (3.5 miles ), Denver, MO (3.8 miles) , Worth, MO (3.8 miles) .

Latitude: 40.20 N, Longitude: 94.40 W

Area code: 660

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

3.9%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+11.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Information (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (29%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Legal occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Average climate in Darlington, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Darlington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.6 miles away from the Darlington village center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 tornado 24.8 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Darlington-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 368.7 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 336.0 miles away from Darlington 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 360.3 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 67.6 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 353.1 miles away from Darlington center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.0 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 Gentry County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Darlington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Darlington:

  • NORTHWEST MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; ALBANY, MO)
  • PINE VIEW MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; STANBERRY, MO)
  • KING CITY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KING CITY, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Darlington:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 28 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 37 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Highland Community College (about 52 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Grantham University (about 68 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 72 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 77 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 79 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)

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Gentry 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 2016: 25.8%
(25.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  77.3%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.8%
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:

7.8
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Darlington village (based on Gentry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,91316
Mainline Protestant1,79511
Catholic3381
Other2451
None1,447-
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: 3
Gentry County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Gentry County:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Gentry County:

30.3%
Missouri:

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

14.5%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Darlington:

38.8%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Darlington:

53.3%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.0
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

13.7%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.4%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Darlington:

7.3
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Darlington:

36.9%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

54.9%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Darlington:

86.0%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Darlington, 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

5.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,470 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
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 Harrison County, MO  1.18% ($17,964 average AGI)
from Nodaway County, MO  0.59% ($45,286)
from Buchanan County, MO  0.42% ($25,200)


5.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,164 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
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  0.88% ($24,000 average AGI)
to Nodaway County, MO  0.63% ($29,067)
to Harrison County, MO  0.46% ($20,273)

Strongest AM radio stations in Darlington:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KAAN (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Darlington:

  • KAAN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KKWK (100.1 FM; CAMERON, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC.)
  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)

TV broadcast stations around Darlington:

  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 121Total average daily traffic
  • 13Total average daily truck traffic
  • 151Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Ne 1/4 Nw 1/4 Sec 16 T62n R31w (Lat: 40.183056 Lon: -94.398278), Type: Building, Structure height: 36 m, Call Sign: WPGB575
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.175 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2000, Expiration Date: 11/08/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2006, Certifier: Lisa BushRegistrant: Microcomm Inc, 6980 W 153rd St, Overland Park, KS 66223, Fax: (913) 681-2753
  • Ne 1/4 Nw 1/4 Sec 16 T62n R31w (Lat: 40.183056 Lon: -94.398278), Type: Building, Structure height: 36 m, Call Sign: WQFM629
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.175 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/2006, Expiration Date: 08/17/2016, Certifier: Lisa R BushRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Darlington, Darlington, 1.1 Miles Ssw Of Darlington (Lat: 40.183472 Lon: -94.403111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 43.9 m, Call Sign: WQTK538
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2014, Expiration Date: 02/24/2024, Certifier: Rick S SpeckRegistrant: Kansas City Power & Light Company, 4400 E. Front Street, Kansas City, MO 64120, Phone: (816) 245-4062, Fax: (816) 245-3603, Email:
  • DARLINGTON SUB, Sw Corner Int Hwy H & Cr 324 1.09 Mi S (Lat: 40.183833 Lon: -94.404611), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: KFK89
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6625.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/17/2001, Expiration Date: 11/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2011Registrant: Allgeier Martin & Associates Inc, 2820 S Range Line Road, Joplin, MO 64803-2627, Phone: (417) 624-5703, Fax: (417) 624-7558, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (61%)
  • Wood (26%)
  • Utility gas (6%)

Darlington 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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