Dennis Acres, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 77 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.2%
 
Males: 38  (50.0%)
Females: 39  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  33.1 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 64804

Estimated median household income in 2016: $33,911 (it was $28,125 in 2000)
Dennis Acres:

$33,911
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,510 (it was $8,709 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $90,265 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Dennis Acres:

$90,265
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $75,535; Detached houses: $75,022

Median gross rent in 2016: $800.

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  • Races in Dennis Acres, MO (2010)

    Dennis Acres races chart
    • 5572.4%White alone
    • 1418.4%Hispanic
    • 56.6%Two or more races
    • 11.3%American Indian alone
    • 11.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dennis Acres: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (26.7%), English (6.7%), German (6.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1956

Elevation: 1060 feet

Land area: 0.05 square miles.

Population density: 1,648 people per square mile   (low).

Dennis Acres, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Dennis Acres:

  • High school or higher: 92.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dennis Acres village:

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 9.9%
  • Widowed: 25.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

11 residents are foreign born (10.3% Latin America, 5.9% Oceania).

This village:

16.2%
Missouri:

2.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $755 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $416 (0.5%)

Dennis Acres satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (67.9 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (101.8 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (321.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Shoal Creek Drive, MO (1.1 miles ), Leawood, MO (1.1 miles ), Cliff Village, MO (1.3 miles) , Silver Creek, MO (1.4 miles ), Shoal Creek Estates, MO (1.4 miles) , Redings Mill, MO (1.4 miles) , Joplin, MO (1.5 miles ), Grand Falls Plaza, MO (1.5 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Latitude: 37.05 N, Longitude: 94.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

Dennis Acres household income distribution Dennis Acres home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+44.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (33%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (29%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (29%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (33%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (33%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Dennis Acres, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dennis Acres-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the Dennis Acres village center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/2008, a category F4 tornado 10.4 miles away from the village center killed 15 people and injured 200 people and caused $45 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dennis Acres-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 181.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 182.5 miles away from Dennis Acres center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 252.3 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 261.3 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 274.2 miles away from Dennis Acres center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 197.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newton County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 12, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dennis Acres topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dennis Acres:

  • FREEMAN NEPHROLOGY AND DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • FREEMAN HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SYSTEM (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICES OF AMERICA - THE FOUR STATES (Hospital, about 1 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • GREENBRIAR, THE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, JOPLIN (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • FMC - JOPLIN EAST (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • FREEMAN HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dennis Acres:

  • Missouri Southern State University (about 5 miles; Joplin, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,456)
  • Crowder College (about 19 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 24 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 27 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 52 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • John Brown University (about 60 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Drury University (about 69 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 74.2. This is about average.

City:

74.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.0317. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0317
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.546. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.546
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00920. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00920
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.1%
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.7%
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:

3.4
Missouri average:

10.9

Dennis Acres travel time to work - commute Dennis Acres mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dennis Acres village (based on Newton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,49783
Mainline Protestant3,3149
Catholic1,0052
Other9276
None30,371-
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
Newton County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Newton County:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

12.4%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.7%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.6%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Dennis Acres:

29.5
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

31.5%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dennis Acres:

16.9%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

51.5%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Dennis Acres:

53.3%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.8%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dennis Acres, 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

7.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,924 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
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 Jasper County, MO  2.94% ($33,694 average AGI)
from McDonald County, MO  0.65% ($24,630)
from Barry County, MO  0.26% ($25,471)


7.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
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 Jasper County, MO  2.90% ($34,405 average AGI)
to McDonald County, MO  0.59% ($27,310)
to Greene County, MO  0.29% ($21,911)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dennis Acres:

  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KDMO (1490 AM; 1 kW; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KVIS (910 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dennis Acres:

  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KXMS (88.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSOURI SOUTHERN STATE COLLEGE)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K249BZ (97.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: J AND J BROADCASTING)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dennis Acres:

  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGCS-LP (Channel 57; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD OF REGENTS, MO. SOUTH. ST.COLLEGE)
  • KCLG-CA (Channel 32; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$145,940
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0205.00

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (38%)

Dennis Acres compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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