Ellsinore, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 456 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.6%
Males: 217  (47.7%)
Females: 239  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  26.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 63937.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,065 (it was $17,143 in 2000)
Ellsinore:

$28,065
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,057 (it was $11,444 in 2000)

Ellsinore city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $51,822 (it was $36,900 in 2000)
Ellsinore:

$51,822
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $429.

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  • Races in Ellsinore, MO (2010)

    Ellsinore races chart
    • 43798.0%White alone
    • 51.1%Hispanic
    • 20.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ellsinore: 76.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (52.1%), Irish (12.9%), German (8.2%), English (4.1%), French (2.7%), Dutch (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1913

Elevation: 711 feet

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 1,044 people per square mile   (low).

Ellsinore,MO real estate house value index trend

Ellsinore, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Ellsinore:

  • High school or higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ellsinore city:

  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 10.7%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Ellsinore, Missouri as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ellsinore to the number of sex offenders is 27 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $286 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $381 (0.8%)

Ellsinore satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (76.6 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (120.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (376.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hunter, MO (2.5 miles) , Grandin, MO (2.9 miles ), Mill Spring, MO (3.1 miles ), Williamsville, MO (3.4 miles ), Piedmont, MO (3.9 miles ), Van Buren, MO (4.0 miles ), Fairdealing, MO (4.5 miles ), Greenville, MO (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 36.93 N, Longitude: 90.75 W

Area code: 573

Ellsinore household income distribution Ellsinore home values distribution

Crime rates in Ellsinore by Year
Type 2008 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010
per 100,000 0.00.0219.80.0
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0033
per 100,000 0.00.0659.3662.3
Burglaries 0010
per 100,000 0.00.0219.80.0
Thefts 0001
per 100,000 0.00.00.0220.8
Auto thefts 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 264.7) 0.00.0336.3147.1

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

2.21
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.2%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -43 (-10.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Ellsinore, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ellsinore-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Ellsinore city center killed 7 people and injured 75 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/24/2002, a category F4 tornado 15.8 miles away from the city center injured 16 people and caused $45 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ellsinore-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 57.2 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 68.8 miles away from Ellsinore center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city 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 188.5 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 84.2 miles away from Ellsinore center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 88.2 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 Carter County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ellsinore topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ellsinore:

  • RIVERWAYS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; VAN BUREN, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ellsinore:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 21 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • Mineral Area College (about 65 miles; Park Hills, MO; FT enrollment: 2,837)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 73 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 76 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 91 miles; Rolla, MO; FT enrollment: 6,486)
  • Jefferson College (about 93 miles; Hillsboro, MO; FT enrollment: 3,975)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 98 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)

Public high school in Ellsinore:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ellsinore:

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Notable location: Ellsinore Rural Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Ellsinore Pioneer Museum (11 South Herren Avenue).

Carter 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 Ellsinore and their reported violations in the past:

ELLSINORE (Population served: 675, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-24-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SIMMONS GROCERY & HARDWARE (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.3%
(17.7% 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:  58.9%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
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: 0.5% of all households
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Ellsinore 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Ellsinore (2011 data):

  • Bank of Grandin: Ellsinore Facility at Herren Avenue And Branch Street, branch established on 1975/05/12. Info updated 2009/03/11: Bank assets: $159.7 mil, Deposits: $137.1 mil, headquarters in Grandin, MO, positive income, 4 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Utility gas (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ellsinore city (based on Carter County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,90516
Mainline Protestant2105
Catholic981
Other51
None4,047-
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: 3
Carter County:

5.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Carter County:

6.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Carter County:

29.5%
Missouri:

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

9.9%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$2,090
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$1,683
Water Supply 1$2,303$27,6360$0
Totals for Government 1$2,303$27,6363$3,773

6.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,742 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
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 Butler County, MO  1.82% ($24,676 average AGI)
from Ripley County, MO  0.64% ($33,538)


6.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,744 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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  1.92% ($21,077 average AGI)
to Ripley County, MO  0.54% ($19,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ellsinore:

  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KPWB (1140 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PIEDMONT, MO; Owner: HUNT BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KDFN (1500 AM; daytime; 3 kW; DONIPHAN, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, 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 Ellsinore:

  • KPWB-FM (104.9 FM; PIEDMONT, MO; Owner: HUNT BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KKLR-FM (94.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KBIY (91.3 FM; VAN BUREN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KOKS (89.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: CALVARY ED. B/CASTING NETWORK)
  • KOEA (97.5 FM; DONIPHAN, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KLUE (103.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: BENJAMIN STRATEMEYER)
  • KAHR (96.7 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KJEZ (95.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KAUL (106.7 FM; ELLINGTON, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KPPL (92.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)

TV broadcast stations around Ellsinore:

  • 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)

Ellsinore fatal accident list:

Apr 12, 2004 02:00 PM, Us-60, Sr-A, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 7, 2002 08:30 AM, Us-60, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 2000 07:48 AM, Sr-V, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 6, 1988 08:25 PM, 60, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $266,000Total costs
  • 1,172Total average daily traffic
  • 128Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,640Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ellsinore)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ELLSINORE, Long Road (Lat: 36.927278 Lon: -90.751833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.1 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQID892
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2018, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • ELLSINORE, 1.1 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 36.941417 Lon: -90.728167), Overall height: 73.2 m, Call Sign: WCU493, Licensee ID: L00008608
    Assigned Frequencies: 2165.20 MHz, 2171.60 MHz, 2178.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/18/1993, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/04/1998
    Registrant: Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, 3 Bell Plz Rm 810.C12, Dallas, TX 75202-5399

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ellsinore)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

51 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ellsinore)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Ellsinore, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3372.1 years
William2077.1 years
John1976.4 years
Mary1780.7 years
Charles1475.3 years
Robert1368.0 years
George1175.9 years
Dorothy872.9 years
Roy773.9 years
Richard769.4 years
Most common last names in Ellsinore, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Boyer1776.3 years
Davis1169.3 years
Carter1072.5 years
Robertson980.4 years
Leach979.1 years
Smith875.3 years
Brown870.9 years
Wells862.7 years
Kelley876.3 years
Carnahan775.7 years
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