For population 25 years and over in Fair Play:
For population 15 years and over in Fair Play city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $382 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (34.2 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (113.1 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (380.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Aldrich, MO (2.4 miles) , Bolivar, MO (3.0 miles ), Humansville, MO (3.4 miles ), Dadeville, MO (3.5 miles ), Umber View Heights, MO (3.5 miles) , Flemington, MO (3.5 miles) , Stockton, MO (3.6 miles ), Morrisville, MO (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 37.63 N, Longitude: 93.58 W
Area code: 417
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Fair Play detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-5.9%).
Work and jobs in Fair Play: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fair Play, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fair Play-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/20/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Fair Play city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 11/29/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fair Play-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 24.8 miles away from Fair Play center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.2 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 55.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Polk County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Fair Play and their reported violations in the past:FAIR PLAY (Population served: 442, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 41.3%
(42.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Fair Play city (based on Polk County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.99%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
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9.64% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,132 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:
8.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,010 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Fair Play fatal accident list:
Oct 13, 2002 07:30 PM, Sr-123, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 9, 1986 09:15 AM, 32, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fair Play)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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