For population 25 years and over in Diggins:
For population 15 years and over in Diggins village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $527 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (23.9 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (160.9 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (375.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Seymour, MO (2.2 miles ), Fordland, MO (2.2 miles ), Marshfield, MO (3.4 miles ), Rogersville, MO (3.5 miles ), Niangua, MO (3.9 miles ), Mansfield, MO (4.0 miles ), Strafford, MO (4.0 miles ), Sparta, MO (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 37.17 N, Longitude: 92.85 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 417
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +48 (+19.2%).
Work and jobs in Diggins: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Diggins, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Diggins-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Diggins village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 11/29/1991, a category F4 tornado 20.3 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Diggins-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 75.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from Diggins center
On 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/2/1991 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.0 miles away from Diggins center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Webster County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Diggins:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Diggins:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.358. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Diggins and their reported violations in the past:DIGGINS (Population served: 280, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 15.0%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Diggins compared to Missouri state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Diggins (based on Webster County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Diggins government finances in 2002:
9.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,972 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,084 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Diggins:
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TV broadcast stations around Diggins:
Diggins fatal accident list:
Mar 14, 2007 02:12 PM, Us-60, Lat: 37.171167, Lon: -92.843139, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 2002 10:20 PM, Us-60, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 1987 05:35 AM, 60, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: