Dexter, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 7,938 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.9%
 
Males: 3,590  (45.2%)
Females: 4,348  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 63841.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,276 (it was $23,116 in 2000)
Dexter:

$31,276
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,050 (it was $15,034 in 2000)

Dexter city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,531 (it was $57,300 in 2000)
Dexter:

$79,531
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $514.

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  • Races in Dexter, MO (2010)

    Dexter races chart
    • 7,53795.8%White alone
    • 1481.9%Hispanic
    • 891.1%Two or more races
    • 370.5%Black alone
    • 320.4%American Indian alone
    • 190.2%Asian alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dexter: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.2%), United States (18.5%), Irish (12.6%), English (5.3%), Dutch (4.0%), French (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1873

Elevation: 368 feet

Land area: 6.09 square miles.

Population density: 1,304 people per square mile   (low).

Dexter,MO real estate house value index trend

Dexter, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Dexter:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dexter city:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

30 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 53 registered sex offenders living in Dexter, Missouri as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Dexter to the number of sex offenders is 149 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $736 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $728 (0.9%)

Dexter satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (78.4 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (116.2 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (369.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Essex, MO (2.4 miles ), Bloomfield, MO (2.6 miles ), Dudley, MO (2.7 miles ), Penermon, MO (2.7 miles) , Bernie, MO (3.0 miles ), Grayridge, MO (3.2 miles) , Baker, MO (3.4 miles) , Fisk, MO (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $84,800
  • 1998: 23 buildings, average cost: $88,200
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $71,400
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $71,900
  • 2003: 24 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $139,100
  • 2006: 34 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $70,300
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $90,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.80 N, Longitude: 89.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,354 (+29.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,045 (61.5%)

Area code: 573

Dexter household income distribution Dexter home values distribution

Crime rates in Dexter by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0010200000000
per 100,000 0.00.013.40.026.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0323213101111
per 100,000 0.040.226.840.326.313.139.212.90.013.312.712.812.7
Robberies 0214300001043
per 100,000 0.026.813.453.839.40.00.00.00.013.30.051.038.1
Assaults 4656412753121114181062016
per 100,000 621.5751.0548.8363.0696.7156.8143.6181.3234.6133.576.0255.2203.0
Burglaries 30503949665149475370525940
per 100,000 405.4670.5522.0658.7867.6666.5639.9608.6690.6934.2658.8752.7507.5
Thefts 135190188212204143144179200239217246255
per 100,000 1,824.12,547.92,516.42,849.82,681.71,868.81,880.42,317.82,606.23,189.62,749.33,138.63,235.2
Auto thefts 101015513128881113138
per 100,000 135.1134.1200.867.2170.9156.8104.5103.6104.2146.8164.7165.9101.5
Arson N/A011021201110
per 100,000 N/A0.013.413.40.026.113.125.90.013.312.712.80.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 229.9340.3306.5278.5395.2170.9183.2184.9202.1239.3189.2260.6228.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Dexter detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -486 (-6.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Dexter, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dexter-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/24/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Dexter city center injured 16 people and caused $45 million in damages.

On 4/22/1981, a category F4 tornado 28.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dexter-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 72% 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 17.9 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 34.8 miles away from Dexter 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 161.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 82.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.7 miles away from Dexter center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 45.2 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 Stoddard County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dexter topographic map

Birthplace of: David Lee (American football coach) - Football coach, George K. Sisler - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Brett Hale - College basketball player (SE Missouri State Indians), Clarence Paul Oliver - Biologist, Max West - Baseball player, Remond Willis - Football player.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Dexter: George K. Sisler.

Hospitals in Dexter:

  • DEXTER MEMORIAL HOSPICE (1200 N ONE MILE ROAD)
  • PREFERRED HOSPICE OF MISSOURI (423 BUSINESS HIGHWAY 60 WEST BOX 99)
  • SOUTHEASTHEALTH CENTER OF STODDARD COUNTY (Proprietary, 1200 N ONE MILE RD)

Dialysis Facilities in Dexter:

  • DEXTER DIALYSIS (2010 N OUTER RD)

Home Health Centers in Dexter:

  • DEXTER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (716 HICKORY HILLS DRIVE)
  • TRI COUNTY HOME HEALTH, INC (1523 W BUSINESS HWY 60, SUITE 5)

Nursing Homes in Dexter:

  • CROWLEY RIDGE CARE CENTER (1204 NORTH OUTER ROAD, PO BOX 668)
  • CYPRESS POINT-SKILLED NURSING BY AMERICARE (801 BAILIFF DRIVE)
  • DEXTER NURSING CENTER (P O BOX 517)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-DEXTER (415 S CATALPA STREET)
  • VINTAGE VILLA (228 E MARKET ST)

Airports and heliports located in Dexter:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dexter:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 26 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 44 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 61 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 69 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 75 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 76 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 14,539)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 78 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)

Public high school in Dexter:

Public elementary/middle schools in Dexter:

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Library in Dexter:

  • KELLER PUBLIC LIBRARY OF DEXTER (Operating income: $199,633; Location: 402 WEST GRANT STREET; 47,330 books; 1,600 audio materials; 1,535 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 55 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Dexter: Dexter Junction (A), Dexter Fire Department Station 2 (B), Dexter Fire Department Station 3 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Dexter Cemetery (1), Miller Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Dexter Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Dexter: East Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Bootheel Buggies (Tours & Charters; 1021 Scott Avenue).

Hotels: Dexter Inn (Business Route 60), Country Hearth Inn - Dexter (913 Outer Rd), Oak Tree Inn (1608 West Business USHighway).

Courts: Missouri State - Conservation Dept- Otter Slough CA (7001 County Road 675), Crossroad Court Sc (1309 West Business USHighway), Dexter-City - Municipal Court (134 South Elm Street).

Stoddard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dexter that have no violations reported:

  • DEXTER (Population served: 8,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HWY 60 RV PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.9%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.1% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.8%
Whole state:  65.3%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
200 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Dexter in 2000:

  • 102 people in nursing homes
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Dexter, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Dexter compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with most branches in Dexter (2011 data):

  • First Midwest Bank of Dexter: First Midwest Bank Of Dexter at 20 West Stoddard Street, branch established on 1964/01/15; Dexter Branch at 819 Bus 60 West, branch established on 1979/12/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $249.5 mil, Deposits: $223.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Midwest Bancorporation, Inc. And Affiliates Esop Trust
  • Regions Bank: Dexter Mo at 1028 Highway 60 West, branch established on 1996/03/25. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • First National Bank: Dexter Branch at 310 North Walnut, branch established on 1998/08/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $186.0 mil, Deposits: $167.5 mil, headquarters in Malden, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Malden Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Commercial Bank: Dexter Branch at 303 Market Street, branch established on 1998/10/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $223.9 mil, Deposits: $176.7 mil, headquarters in Gideon, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Gideon Bancshares Company
  • Montgomery Bank, National Association: Dexter Branch at 140 South Walnut, branch established on 2007/05/21. Info updated 2010/06/03: Bank assets: $881.2 mil, Deposits: $723.4 mil, headquarters in Sikeston, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Montgomery Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Southern Bank: Business 60 W Branch at 713 Business 60 West, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/20: Bank assets: $773.3 mil, Deposits: $630.2 mil, headquarters in Poplar Bluff, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Bank of Advance: Dexter Branch at 1428 Business Highway 60 West, branch established on 1999/02/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $262.4 mil, Deposits: $217.2 mil, headquarters in Advance, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Miles Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Dexter Branch at 1603 W Business Us Highway 60, branch established on 1984/04/02. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • First State Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Dexter Branch at 710 West Business 60, branch established on 2003/08/01. Info updated 2011/04/12: Bank assets: $361.3 mil, Deposits: $319.4 mil, headquarters in Caruthersville, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Dexter, Missouri:

  • Dexter Inn, 1707 Bus 60 W, Dexter, MO 63841 , Phone: (573) 624-7465
  • Econolodge, 913 S Outer Rd, Dexter, MO 63841 , Phone: (573) 624-7400, Fax: (573) 624-4499
  • Oak Tree Inn, 1608 Hwy Bus 60 W, Dexter, MO 63841 , Phone: (573) 624-5800
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 1802 N Outer Rd, Dexter, MO 63841 , Phone: (573) 624-3566, Fax: (573) 624-2078
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Dexter, Missouri

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (47%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dexter city (based on Stoddard County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,27654
Mainline Protestant1,5689
Catholic6102
Black Protestant1811
Other1363
None20,197-
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
Stoddard County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Stoddard County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Stoddard County:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Stoddard County:

28.5%
Missouri:

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

16.8%
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
Financial Administration 1$2,608$31,2960$0
Other Government Administration 3$13,470$53,8804$4,544
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$6,977
Police Protection - Officers 16$52,764$39,5730$0
Police - Other 6$15,695$31,3900$0
Firefighters 2$8,630$51,78021$10,432
Fire - Other 0$0 1$481
Streets and Highways 9$27,708$36,9440$0
Solid Waste Management 4$11,513$34,5390$0
Sewerage 2$6,514$39,0840$0
Parks and Recreation 5$16,713$40,1111$531
Water Supply 7$22,399$38,3982$1,608
Local Libraries 2$5,763$34,5782$1,740
Totals for Government 57$183,777$38,69034$26,313

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $204,000 ($25.70)
    Sewerage: $141,000 ($17.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $33,000 ($4.16)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,023,000 ($128.87)
    Water Utilities: $784,000 ($98.77)
    Regular Highways: $615,000 ($77.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $350,000 ($44.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $292,000 ($36.79)
    Fire Protection: $235,000 ($29.60)
    Central Staff Services: $218,000 ($27.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $144,000 ($18.14)
    Sewerage: $140,000 ($17.64)
    Libraries: $138,000 ($17.38)
    Air Transportation: $114,000 ($14.36)
    General Public Buildings: $78,000 ($9.83)
    Financial Administration: $52,000 ($6.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $244,000 ($30.74)
    Police Protection: $64,000 ($8.06)
    Parks & Recreation: $53,000 ($6.68)
    Libraries: $51,000 ($6.42)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($6.30)
    Fire Protection: $34,000 ($4.28)
    General Public Building: $8,000 ($1.01)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,913,000 ($240.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $112,000 ($14.11)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $50,000 ($6.30)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $405,000 ($51.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $292,000 ($36.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $53,000 ($6.68)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $137,000 ($17.26)
    Water Utilities: $84,000 ($10.58)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $303,000 ($38.17)
    Property Sale Other: $178,000 ($22.42)
    Interest Earnings: $80,000 ($10.08)
    Rents: $66,000 ($8.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $691,000 ($87.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $305,000 ($38.42)
    All Other: $162,000 ($20.41)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,111,000 ($265.94)
    NEC: $526,000 ($66.26)
    Property: $486,000 ($61.22)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,795,000 ($226.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,700,000 ($214.16)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $95,000 ($11.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,133,000 ($394.68)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $226,000 ($28.47)

5.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
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 Scott County, MO  0.80% ($23,181 average AGI)
from Butler County, MO  0.72% ($24,333)
from Dunklin County, MO  0.41% ($23,535)


5.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,836 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
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 Butler County, MO  0.77% ($27,225 average AGI)
to Cape Girardeau County, MO  0.65% ($27,088)
to Scott County, MO  0.61% ($25,859)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dexter:

  • KDEX (1590 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DEXTER, MO; Owner: DEXTER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KRHW (1520 AM; 5 kW; SIKESTON, MO)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KZIM (960 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMAL (1470 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dexter:

  • KDEX-FM (102.3 FM; DEXTER, MO; Owner: DEXTER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLSC (92.9 FM; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KKLR-FM (94.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KBHI (107.1 FM; MINER, MO; Owner: DANA R WITHERS)
  • KLUE (103.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: BENJAMIN STRATEMEYER)
  • KWKZ (106.1 FM; CHARLESTON, MO; Owner: ANDERSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBXB (97.9 FM; SIKESTON, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJEZ (95.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KFEB (107.5 FM; CAMPBELL, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KTMO (106.5 FM; NEW MADRID, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOKS (89.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: CALVARY ED. B/CASTING NETWORK)
  • KPPL (92.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)

TV broadcast stations around Dexter:

  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • K47FB (Channel 47; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K39CP (Channel 39; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K69HT (Channel 69; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KPOB-TV (Channel 15; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: WSIL-TV, INC.)
  • K26EC (Channel 26; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: VINCIE PRITCHARD)
  • K28ED (Channel 28; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: JAMES W. PRINGLE)
  • K31EB (Channel 31; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: LYN GUIN)
  • K35EP (Channel 35; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: JEFFREY NAROD)
  • K56FP (Channel 56; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: LLOYD JOHNSON)
  • K59FE (Channel 59; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: MARIE JOHNSON)
  • K61FY (Channel 61; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: MARIE JOHNSON)
  • K68FL (Channel 68; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ANA WINKLER)
  • K62DA (Channel 62; MALDEN, MO; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
Dexter fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Dexter fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 22m72ftTotal length
  • $2,901,000Total costs
  • 52,047Total average daily traffic
  • 4,903Total average daily truck traffic
  • 79,584Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 71970-1979
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Dexter, MO
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dexter)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 86 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Dexter, MO)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dexter)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Dexter)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 77
  • Hazardous Condition: 38
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Dexter

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dexter, MO
Most common first names in Dexter, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13571.4 years
William12676.2 years
James11473.7 years
Mary11377.0 years
Charles7872.0 years
Robert6372.9 years
George5277.6 years
Ruth4280.7 years
Ruby3579.3 years
Walter3578.2 years
Most common last names in Dexter, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7077.8 years
Miller4780.0 years
Edwards4677.7 years
Davis4072.7 years
Gaines3778.1 years
Brown3779.0 years
Williams3672.0 years
Jones3479.8 years
Johnson3370.8 years
Jackson2979.8 years
Businesses in Dexter, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nissan1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Econo Lodge1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Jones New York1UPS1
KFC1Walmart1
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