Edgar Springs, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 204 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.4%
 
Males: 98  (48.2%)
Females: 106  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  30.2 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 65462

Estimated median household income in 2016: $31,302 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Edgar Springs:

$31,302
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,414 (it was $12,672 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $61,654 (it was $38,400 in 2000)
Edgar Springs:

$61,654
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $88,029; Detached houses: $95,736; Mobile homes: $54,299

Median gross rent in 2016: $698.

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    • 19794.7%White alone
    • 94.3%Two or more races
    • 21.0%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Edgar Springs: 77.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (24.6%), English (4.9%), European (4.9%), Irish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1974

Elevation: 1205 feet

Land area: 0.49 square miles.

Population density: 419 people per square mile   (low).

Edgar Springs, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Edgar Springs:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 44.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edgar Springs city:

  • Never married: 5.7%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 27.0%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Edgar Springs, Missouri as of December 09, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Edgar Springs to the number of sex offenders is 84 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $382 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $578 (1.0%)

Edgar Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (85.5 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (109.1 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (362.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fort Leonard Wood, MO (3.7 miles ), Licking, MO (3.8 miles ), Newburg, MO (3.9 miles ), Doolittle, MO (4.1 miles ), St. Robert, MO (4.1 miles ), Rolla, MO (4.2 miles ), Salem, MO (4.3 miles ), Waynesville, MO (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 37.70 N, Longitude: 91.87 W

Area code: 573

Edgar Springs household income distribution Edgar Springs home values distribution

Crime rates in Edgar Springs by Year
Type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 10000
per 100,000 483.10.00.00.00.0
Theft 10100
per 100,000 483.10.0505.10.00.0
Auto thefts 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 241.6) 53.10.020.20.00.0

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Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-11.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (48%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (26%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (41%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

Average climate in Edgar Springs, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edgar Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.9 miles away from the Edgar Springs city center killed 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the city center injured 9 people.

Earthquake activity:

Edgar Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 133.2 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 137.4 miles away from Edgar Springs 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 222.8 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 166.3 miles away from the city 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 229.6 miles away from Edgar Springs 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 165.0 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 Phelps County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Edgar Springs:

  • LICKING PARK MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LICKING, MO)
  • SUNSET VILLAGE OF THE OZARKS INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SAINT ROBERT, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edgar Springs:

  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 19 miles; Rolla, MO; Full-time enrollment: 6,486)
  • Lincoln University (about 62 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)
  • East Central College (about 70 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • Mineral Area College (about 77 miles; Park Hills, MO; FT enrollment: 2,837)
  • Jefferson College (about 82 miles; Hillsboro, MO; FT enrollment: 3,975)
  • Evangel University (about 84 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 85 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)

Public elementary/middle school in Edgar Springs:

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

Churches in Edgar Springs include: Church of Christ (A), First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Edgar Springs Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Phelps 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: 28.1%
(23.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.2%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.2
Missouri average:

10.9

Edgar Springs travel time to work - commute Edgar Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Edgar Springs city (based on Phelps County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,30660
Catholic2,3343
Mainline Protestant1,7279
Other1,3068
None26,483-
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: 9
Phelps County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Phelps County:

7.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Phelps County:

29.3%
Missouri:

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

12.5%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.7%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Edgar Springs:

45.2%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.7
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.4%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edgar Springs:

14.6%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Edgar Springs:

35.9%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Edgar Springs:

54.8%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.3%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edgar Springs, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,200
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$2,400
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,200
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,200
Totals for Government 0$0 5$6,000

Edgar Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $17,000 ($83.33)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($73.53)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($39.22)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($19.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $18,000 ($88.24)

Edgar Springs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $26,000 ($127.45)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($39.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($29.41)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $12,000 ($58.82)
    Property: $8,000 ($39.22)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($9.80)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.90)

Edgar Springs government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $67,000 ($328.43)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $58,000 ($284.31)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $9,000 ($44.12)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $46,000 ($225.49)

7.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,577 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
Missouri average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($351 average AGI)
Phelps County:

0.07%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pulaski County, MO  0.58% ($33,259 average AGI)
from Crawford County, MO  0.45% ($23,773)
from Dent County, MO  0.37% ($24,782)


8.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,346 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.38%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($473 average AGI)
Phelps County:

0.11%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pulaski County, MO  0.53% ($34,291 average AGI)
to Crawford County, MO  0.40% ($24,217)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.36% ($29,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Edgar Springs:

  • KJPW (1390 AM; 5 kW; WAYNESVILLE, MO; Owner: PULASKI COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMOZ (1590 AM; 1 kW; ROLLA, MO; Owner: KDAA-KMOZ, LLC)
  • KSMO (1340 AM; 1 kW; SALEM, MO; Owner: KSMO ENTERPRISES)
  • KTTR (1490 AM; 1 kW; ROLLA, MO; Owner: KTTR-KZNN, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KWOS (950 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KBTC (1250 AM; 1 kW; HOUSTON, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edgar Springs:

  • KUMR (88.5 FM; ROLLA, MO; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KZNN (105.3 FM; ROLLA, MO; Owner: KTTR-KZNN, INC.)
  • KDAA (97.5 FM; ROLLA, MO; Owner: KDAA-KMOZ, LLC)
  • KJPW-FM (102.3 FM; WAYNESVILLE, MO; Owner: PULASKI COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KJEL (103.7 FM; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFLW (98.9 FM; ST. ROBERT, MO; Owner: OZARK MEDIA)
  • KKID (92.9 FM; SALEM, MO; Owner: ULTRA-SONIC BROADCAST STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMNR (89.7 FM; ROLLA, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF THE UNIV. OF MISSOURI)
  • KTTR-FM (99.7 FM; ST. JAMES, MO; Owner: KTTR-KZNN, INC.)
  • KFBD-FM (97.9 FM; WAYNESVILLE, MO; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Edgar Springs fatal accident list:

Mar 16, 2006 12:21 AM, Us-63, Sr-M, Lat: 37.70836, Lon: -91.86883, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 5, 2000 04:12 PM, Us-63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
Jul 22, 1996 03:00 PM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 30, 1995 04:20 PM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 5
May 15, 1989 12:25 AM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 20,240Total average daily traffic
  • 4,789Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,411Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • EDGAR SPRINGS, 14611 State Road Ff (Lat: 37.705333 Lon: -91.837361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128.9 m, Call Sign: WMW242
    Assigned Frequencies: 2165.20 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2009Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:
  • EDGAR SPRINGS, Section 1, T-34-N, R-9-W (Lat: 37.696111 Lon: -91.869722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 95.9 m, Call Sign: WQFE787
    Assigned Frequencies: 10552.5 MHz, 10562.5 MHzGrant Date: 06/28/2006, Expiration Date: 06/28/2016, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • MO14887A, 14611 State Rd Ff (Lat: 37.705333 Lon: -91.837361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128.9 m, Call Sign: WQWZ752
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2016, Expiration Date: 01/08/2026, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • STATION, Phelps County Hwy. H, 1 Mi Se Of (Lat: 37.693639 Lon: -91.850139), Overall height: 31.7 m, Call Sign: WEF389
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.600 MHzGrant Date: 09/24/1998, Expiration Date: 12/16/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2002Registrant: Phone: (417) 468-2615

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KF0RJ, Previous Call Sign: KB0HXT, Grant Date: 05/14/1991, Expiration Date: 05/14/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2003, Registrant: Angela Edgar, Hc 4 Box 149, Edgar Springs, MO 65462
  • Call Sign: KK5KG, Grant Date: 04/17/1997, Expiration Date: 02/10/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2007, Registrant: Gerald E Machan, 15147 N Kimble Dr, Edgar Springs, MO 65462
  • Call Sign: N0UFA, Grant Date: 09/22/1992, Expiration Date: 09/22/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/23/2004, Registrant: Philip S Payne, Hcr 2 Box 315, Edgar Springs, MO 65462
  • Call Sign: KC0QAM, Licensee ID: L00686165, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 05/16/2023, Certifier: James J Zboran, Registrant: James J Zboran, Edgar Springs, MO 65462

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: ANLIKER MARK A KITFOX SERIES 5 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 859CB , Serial Number: S97110132, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 04/30/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Charles E Balcom, 31455 Private Drive 6265, Edgar Springs, MO 65462

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Wood (15%)

Edgar Springs compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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