Doniphan, Missouri

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Population in 2017: 1,933 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.1%
 
Males: 841  (43.5%)
Females: 1,092  (56.5%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Missouri median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 63935.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $27,819 (it was $19,696 in 2000)
Doniphan:

$27,819
MO:

$53,578

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,274 (it was $14,407 in 2000)

Doniphan city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $100,620 (it was $55,800 in 2000)
Doniphan:

$100,620
MO:

$156,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $114,119; detached houses: $123,438; townhouses or other attached units: $160,430; mobile homes: $85,617

Median gross rent in 2017: $550.

March 2019 cost of living index in Doniphan: 76.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 37.9%
(38.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Doniphan, MO (2017)
    • 2,40695.1%White alone
    • 481.9%Hispanic
    • 431.7%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Asian alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.08%Black alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 31 registered sex offenders living in Doniphan, Missouri as of July 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Doniphan is 81 to 1.


Crime rates in Doniphan by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(51.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.8)
2
(100.4)
3
(149.4)
3
(149.8)
3
(150.8)
3
(150.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(51.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.8)
4
(200.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(150.8)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(51.6)
5
(258.0)
4
(206.7)
4
(211.6)
5
(265.5)
2
(108.4)
2
(99.8)
16
(797.2)
18
(903.6)
22
(1,096)
30
(1,498)
37
(1,859)
48
(2,412)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
25
(1,291)
44
(2,270)
24
(1,240)
31
(1,640)
14
(743.5)
13
(704.6)
18
(898.2)
29
(1,445)
14
(702.8)
16
(796.8)
12
(599.1)
26
(1,307)
19
(954.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
83
(4,285)
87
(4,489)
100
(5,168)
102
(5,397)
107
(5,682)
122
(6,612)
125
(6,238)
167
(8,321)
163
(8,183)
164
(8,167)
117
(5,841)
129
(6,482)
114
(5,729)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(413.0)
7
(361.2)
4
(206.7)
2
(105.8)
1
(53.1)
4
(216.8)
3
(149.7)
5
(249.1)
10
(502.0)
1
(49.8)
4
(199.7)
2
(100.5)
5
(251.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(103.3)
1
(51.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.8)
0
(0.0)
5
(249.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(50.3)
1
(50.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)361.9522.2392.8381.5442.9352.8344.3668.2738.0824.7710.9896.5919.1

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City-data.com crime index in Doniphan, MO

Crime rate in Doniphan detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 9 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Missouri average:

2.37
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Ancestries: American (52.4%), German (6.3%), Irish (5.4%), English (4.1%), Scottish (2.4%), Norwegian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 402 feet

Land area: 1.37 square miles.

Population density: 1,413 people per square mile   (low).

Doniphan, Missouri map

50 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.0%
Missouri:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $732 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $606 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (55.4 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (114.5 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (398.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Oxly, MO (2.8 miles),
Fairdealing, MO (3.4 miles ),
Naylor, MO (3.5 miles ),
Success, AR (3.6 miles),
Grandin, MO (3.8 miles ),
Maynard, AR (3.8 miles ),
Datto, AR (4.1 miles),
Neelyville, MO (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 36.62 N, Longitude: 90.82 W

Area code: 573

Distribution of median household income in Doniphan, MO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Doniphan, MO in 2017
Doniphan satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $111,900
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Doniphan, MO residents
Average permit cost in Doniphan, MO
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.0%
Missouri:

3.9%
Most common industries in Doniphan, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Educational services (14.5%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Machinery (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
  • Construction (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.5%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Machinery (7.7%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (28.2%)
  • Educational services (19.8%)
  • Social assistance (7.5%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Doniphan, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Construction laborers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)

Average climate in Doniphan, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Doniphan-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Doniphan city center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 1/21/1999, a category F4 tornado 28.1 miles away from the city center caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Doniphan-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 55.6 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 73.5 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 80.6 miles away from Doniphan 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 204.8 miles away from Doniphan 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 72.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 72.6 miles away from Doniphan 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 Ripley County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Doniphan topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Doniphan:

  • SOUTHEAST HEALTH CENTER OF RIPLEY COUNTY (Government - Local, 109 PLUM ST)
  • COMFORT CARE HOME HEALTH AGENCY, INC (1415 WALNUT STREET)
  • CURRENT RIVER NURSING CENTER, INC (1015 NORTH GRAND AVENUE)
  • DONIPHAN MANOR (HIGHWAY 142 S)

Airports located in Doniphan:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Doniphan:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 25 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 55 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 87 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • Mineral Area College (about 87 miles; Park Hills, MO; FT enrollment: 2,837)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 90 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 107 miles; Rolla, MO; FT enrollment: 6,486)
  • Harding University (about 108 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)

Public high schools in Doniphan:

  • DONIPHAN HIGH (Students: 496, Location: 5 BALL PARK RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • CURRENT RIVER SCHOOL (Location: 700 APRICOT ST, Grades: KG-12)
  • CURRENT RIVER CAREER CENTER (Location: 301 SPRING ST, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Doniphan:

  • WEST POINT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 38, Location: RR 1 BOX 1105, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Doniphan:

See full list of schools located in Doniphan

Library in Doniphan:

  • DONIPHAN-RIPLEY COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $234,462; Location: 207 LOCUST STREET; 39,019 books; 7,000 e-books; 796 audio materials; 1,973 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 46 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Doniphan Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Oak Ridge Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotels: Days Inn At Current River (100 Oak Tree Vlg), Econo Lodge at Current River (109 Smith Drive), Northend Motel (1307 Walnut Street).

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

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

USFS MARKHAM SPRING (Population served: 164, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS FLOAT CAMP CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-27-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-27-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-16-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-16-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • DONIPHAN (Population served: 2,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.9%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Doniphan in 2000:

  • 127 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Banks with branches in Doniphan (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Doniphan Branch at 110 South Grand Avenue, branch established on 1886/12/17; Doniphan Walnut Branch at 1407 Walnut Street, branch established on 1980/05/19. 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
  • Southern Bank: 302 Washington Street at 302 Washington, 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.
  • Bank of Grandin: Doniphan Facility at 106 Highway 142 East, branch established on 1991/09/23. Info updated 2009/03/11: Bank assets: $159.7 mil, Deposits: $137.1 mil, headquarters in Grandin, MO, positive income, 4 total offices
  • Peoples Community State Bank: at Highways 142 And 160, branch established on 1980/05/01. Info updated 2007/09/07: Bank assets: $126.9 mil, Deposits: $101.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Ripley County Bancshares, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Doniphan:

Marital status in Doniphan, MO
  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 43.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 15.7%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

For population 25 years and over in Doniphan:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
Missouri average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Doniphan
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Doniphan, MO (based on Ripley County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,01631
Mainline Protestant2594
Catholic2081
Black Protestant1821
Other-1
None10,435-
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
Here:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Here:

6.65 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Ripley County:

9.5%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.3%
Missouri:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.7%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Doniphan:

45.7%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.5
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.5%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

16.2%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Doniphan:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Doniphan:

38.1%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Doniphan:

54.3%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Doniphan:

74.1%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Doniphan, 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
Police Protection - Officers 12$23,778$23,7780$0
Financial Administration 5$9,080$21,7920$0
Police - Other 5$12,795$30,7084$3,255
Streets and Highways 4$7,513$22,5390$0
Water Supply 4$8,814$26,4420$0
Firefighters 1$2,764$33,1680$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 27$4,527
Correction 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 5$8,483
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$816
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$4,315
Totals for Government 31$64,744$25,06246$21,396

Doniphan government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $752,000 ($389.03)
    Regular Highways: $261,000 ($135.02)
    Central Staff Services: $260,000 ($134.51)
    Water Utilities: $234,000 ($121.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $226,000 ($116.92)
    Sewerage: $156,000 ($80.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000 ($39.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $71,000 ($36.73)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($10.86)
    Air Transportation: $3,000 ($1.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($17.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $433,000 ($224.00)
    Regular Highways: $39,000 ($20.18)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,014,000 ($524.57)

Doniphan government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $247,000 ($127.78)
    Other: $191,000 ($98.81)
    Sewerage: $178,000 ($92.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($15.52)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($3.10)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $91,000 ($47.08)
    Fines and Forfeits: $15,000 ($7.76)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($2.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $268,000 ($138.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $396,000 ($204.86)
    Highways: $73,000 ($37.77)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $781,000 ($404.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $116,000 ($60.01)
    Property: $80,000 ($41.39)
    Other Selective Sales: $24,000 ($12.42)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($2.59)

Doniphan government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $593,000 ($306.78)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $543,000 ($280.91)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000 ($25.87)

Doniphan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $429,000 ($221.93)
Businesses in Doniphan, MO
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1U.S. Cellular1

Strongest AM radio stations in Doniphan:

  • KDFN (1500 AM; daytime; 3 kW; DONIPHAN, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • 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.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KCCB (1260 AM; 1 kW; CORNING, AR; Owner: SHIELDS-ADKINS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Doniphan:

  • KOEA (97.5 FM; DONIPHAN, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KKLR-FM (94.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KBKG (93.5 FM; CORNING, AR; Owner: SHIELDS-ADKINS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOKS (89.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: CALVARY ED. B/CASTING NETWORK)
  • KPWB-FM (104.9 FM; PIEDMONT, MO; Owner: HUNT BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KAMS (95.1 FM; MAMMOTH SPRING, AR; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KAHR (96.7 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • K211BX (90.1 FM; POCAHONTAS, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KPPL (92.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)

TV broadcast stations around Doniphan:

  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • K39CP (Channel 39; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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)

Doniphan fatal accident list:

Dec 3, 2015 03:42 PM, Super Town And Country, Lat: 36.622033, Lon: -90.834525, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 5, 1996 11:00 AM, Lafayette, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 15, 1989 09:00 AM, 160, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 9, 1981 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 30, 1976 08:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 30, 1975 08:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 38Number of bridges
  • 253ft / 76.7mTotal length
  • $1,811,000Total costs
  • 54,770Total average daily traffic
  • 4,995Total average daily truck traffic
  • 87,619Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Doniphan, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 161950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Doniphan, MO

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Doniphan)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Mi S Near Hwy 142 (Lat: 36.588944 Lon: -90.819556), Call Sign: WNNL723, Licensee ID: L00110658,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.825 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/1999, Expiration Date: 02/06/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2009, Registrant: Hobos Inc, 97 Washington, Doniphan, MO 63935, Phone: (573) 996-5033

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 124 Jefferson St (Lat: 36.617222 Lon: -90.823389), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 33.5 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: KNNJ981,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.055 MHz, Grant Date: 12/14/2010, Expiration Date: 02/21/2021, Certifier: Richard Joyner, Registrant: Ewa 2012082202, 17750 Creamery Rd Suite B-10, Emmitsburg, MD 21727, Phone: (800) 482-8282, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • Missouri Rte 21, .6km N Of Junctionwith Missouri Rte 160 (Lat: 36.650611 Lon: -90.795389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 84 m, Call Sign: WPMH595,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.250 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2013, Expiration Date: 07/29/2023, Certifier: James C Biggerstaff, Registrant: Missouri State Highway Patrol, 2413 E Mccarty St, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0568, Phone: (573) 526-6105, Fax: (573) 526-0484, Email:
  • 1/4 Mi Of Int Us 60 & Mo 21 2 Mi Ne (Lat: 36.650611 Lon: -90.795389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79 m, Overall height: 84 m, Call Sign: WPJY883,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 10/27/2001, Expiration Date: 12/17/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2012, Certifier: Rick Cash, Registrant: Mo Ark Communications, 612 S Westwood Blvd, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901, Fax: (573) 686-7229
  • Lat: 36.650556 Lon: -90.795278, Call Sign: WPSH265,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.150 MHz, 466.150 MHz, 461.587 MHz, 466.587 MHz, 462.087 MHz, 467.087 MHz, 463.212 MHz, 468.212 MHz, 463.887 MHz, 468.887 MHz, Grant Date: 01/26/2011, Expiration Date: 04/24/2021, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Battles Communications Inc., 1101 W. Bus. Hwy 60, Dexter, MO 63841, Phone: (573) 624-8212, Fax: (573) 624-1983, Email:
  • 109 Plum Street (Lat: 36.620833 Lon: -90.826944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQPC260,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 155.220 MHz, 155.160 MHz, Grant Date: 04/03/2012, Expiration Date: 04/03/2022, Certifier: Rick Lane, Registrant: Ripley County Memoria L Hospital, 109 Plub St., Doniphan, MO 63935, Phone: (573) 996-2141

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • DONIPHAN SUB, W Side Hwy 21, 1.5 Km N Jct Hwy 160, 3.2 Km E Jct Hwy Y (Lat: 36.658389 Lon: -90.793444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 39.6 m, Overall height: 40.8 m, Call Sign: WNTL454,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/17/2002, Expiration Date: 12/06/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2011, Registrant: Allgeier Martin & Associates Inc, 7231 E 24th Street, Joplin, MO 64803-2627, Phone: (417) 680-7200, Fax: (417) 680-7300, Email:
  • DONIPHAN, 1 Mile South Of Doniphan (Lat: 36.588944 Lon: -90.819556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Overall height: 153.3 m, Call Sign: WPNB529,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 02/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Kenneth R Meyers, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • DONIPHAN, Hwy 21 & Us Hwy 160 (Lat: 36.645639 Lon: -90.800722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 81.4 m, Call Sign: WPOT943,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6145.34 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2011, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3074, Email:
  • 116 S Grand (Lat: 36.612000 Lon: -90.819556), Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: WLG782,
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/27/1989, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Registrant: Eagle Bluff Enterprises, 932 County Road 448, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 0.4 Miles N Of The Intersection Of Us-160 And Sr-21, 2 Miles (Lat: 36.650611 Lon: -90.795389), Call Sign: KNKO728, Licensee ID: L00110658,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.570 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 06/05/1999, Registrant: Hobo\'s Inc., 304 W. Jefferson Street, Doniphan, MO 63935-0000, Phone: (202) 328-8200

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Doniphan)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Doniphan)

2002 - 2013 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2013 the average number of fire incidents per year is 26. The highest number of fire incidents - 44 took place in 2004, and the least - 4 in 2010. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Doniphan, MO When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (58.5%), and Outside Fires (27.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Doniphan, MO
    • 18258.5%Structure Fires
    • 8527.3%Outside Fires
    • 289.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 165.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Doniphan, MO
Most common first names in Doniphan, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William11376.6 years
Mary10577.9 years
James10373.2 years
John9876.3 years
Charles6971.8 years
Robert6573.1 years
George3972.1 years
Roy3274.6 years
Joseph3178.3 years
Walter2772.7 years
Most common last names in Doniphan, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5977.2 years
Miller4078.5 years
Johnson3576.0 years
Payne3177.3 years
Thompson3074.2 years
Davis2472.7 years
Adams2375.7 years
Jones2371.0 years
Williams2379.4 years
Holland2378.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Doniphan, MO
  • 68.8%Utility gas
  • 27.5%Electricity
  • 3.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Doniphan, MO
  • 66.9%Electricity
  • 33.1%Utility gas


Doniphan 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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