Fairview, Missouri

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 26.7%
(27.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Missouri average:

2.60
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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.5%
Missouri:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +63 (+19.0%).
Most common industries in Fairview, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (9.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.6%)
  • Food (9.4%)
  • Truck transportation (9.4%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.2%)
  • Wood products (8.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (13.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.4%)
  • Food (9.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.8%)
  • Social assistance (6.5%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Fairview, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (9.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)

Average climate in Fairview, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairview-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the Fairview town center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 tornado 29.4 miles away from the town center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairview-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 626% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 160.1 miles away from Fairview center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 174.0 miles away from Fairview center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 161.6 miles away from Fairview center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 144.5 miles away from Fairview center
On 11/5/2011 at 07:12:45, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 173.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 153.9 miles away from Fairview center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newton County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 16, Tornadoes: 14, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairview topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairview:

  • BENCHMARK HEALTHCARE OF MONETT (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MONETT, MO)
  • COX MONETT HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MONETT, MO)
  • COX-MONETT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MONETT, MO)
  • GRANBY HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GRANBY, MO)
  • CASSVILLE HEALTH CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CASSVILLE, MO)
  • RED ROSE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CASSVILLE, MO)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL CASSVILLE Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; CASSVILLE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairview:

  • Crowder College (about 16 miles; Neosho, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,675)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 29 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 33 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 44 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • John Brown University (about 51 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 52 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 53 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fairview: Fairview Volunteer Fire Department (A), Fairview Volunteer Fire Protection Association (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Dabbs Greer - Film actor.

Newton 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 Fairview and their reported violations in the past:

FAIRVIEW (Population served: 383, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In APR-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.9%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.8%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Missouri average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairview, MO (based on Newton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,49783
Mainline Protestant3,3149
Catholic1,0052
Other9276
None30,371-
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: 6
This county:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
This county:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

12.4%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.8%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairview:

46.3%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fairview:

22.5%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.8%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fairview:

35.5%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Fairview:

55.5%
State:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.5%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairview, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$1,771$21,2521$957
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$177
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$1,687
Water Supply 0$0 1$850
Sewerage 0$0 1$941
Totals for Government 1$1,771$21,2526$4,612

Fairview government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $83,000 ($220.16)
    Financial Administration: $72,000 ($190.98)
    Water Utilities: $47,000 ($124.67)
    General Public Buildings: $27,000 ($71.62)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($58.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($45.09)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($34.48)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($10.61)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($5.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $55,000 ($145.89)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($7.96)

Fairview government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $31,000 ($82.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($55.70)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($13.26)
    Other: $3,000 ($7.96)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $36,000 ($95.49)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $24,000 ($63.66)
    General Revenue - Other: $17,000 ($45.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $45,000 ($119.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $10,000 ($26.53)
  • Tax - Public Utility License: $18,000 ($47.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000 ($42.44)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $16,000 ($42.44)
    Property: $13,000 ($34.48)
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000 ($13.26)

Fairview government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,000 ($241.38)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,000 ($241.38)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $36,000 ($95.49)
    End of Fiscal Year: $25,000 ($66.31)

Fairview government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $254,000 ($673.74)

8.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,584 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.21%
Missouri average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jasper County, MO  3.45% ($46,500 average AGI)
from McDonald County, MO  0.77% ($30,058)
from Greene County, MO  0.24% ($38,271)


8.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,001 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.69%
Missouri average:

7.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jasper County, MO  3.54% ($38,048 average AGI)
to McDonald County, MO  0.71% ($27,028)
to Greene County, MO  0.31% ($31,855)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairview:

  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KRMO (990 AM; 3 kW; CASSVILLE, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KREB (1190 AM; daytime; 3 kW; BENTONVILLE/BELLA VI, AR; Owner: BUTLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairview:

  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKBL (95.9 FM; MONETT, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMXF (101.9 FM; LOWELL, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQMO (97.7 FM; SHELL KNOB, MO; Owner: MAGIC CIRCLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KAMO-FM (94.3 FM; ROGERS, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KHTO (106.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIGL (93.3 FM; SELIGMAN, MO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairview:

  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K09VM (Channel 9; ANDERSON, ETC., MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K38DD (Channel 38; MONETT, MO; Owner: PEGGY L. DAVIS AND DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K61GJ (Channel 61; AURORA, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

Fairview fatal accident list:

Oct 5, 2001 05:45 PM, Sr-86, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 9, 1980 11:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 21.4mTotal length
  • $2,033,000Total costs
  • 3,876Total average daily traffic
  • 502Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,876Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fairview, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fairview, MO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Greg Kruse, Fairview Municipal Water Tower (Lat: 36.817778 Lon: -94.090278), Type: 37.0, Overall height: 30 m, Registrant: City Of Fairview, 100 Fariv-iew, Phone: (417) 632-4318

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • M 38 8 Miles East Of M 95 (Lat: 37.295278 Lon: -92.192500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 89.3 m, Call Sign: WNLC300,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.225 MHz, Grant Date: 07/02/2013, Expiration Date: 09/28/2023, Registrant: Missouri State Highway Patrol, 2413 E Mccarty St, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0568, Phone: (573) 526-6105, Fax: (573) 526-0484, Email:
  • Lat: 36.816722 Lon: -94.088833, Call Sign: WQPX636,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.152 MHz, 155.647 MHz, 151.152 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/2012, Expiration Date: 09/11/2022, Certifier: Lorie Heatley, Registrant: Radio Communications Specialists, 3045-G E. Chestnut Expressway, Springfield, MO 65802, Phone: (417) 866-2622, Fax: (417) 866-7005, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA5ZMF, Grant Date: 09/26/1989, Expiration Date: 09/26/1999, Cancellation Date: 09/27/2001, Registrant: Phillip C Cohen, R 1 Box 52, Fairview, MO 64842
  • Call Sign: WB0WQP, Grant Date: 04/22/1998, Expiration Date: 04/22/2008, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2010, Registrant: Darrell G Bufford, 20207 Unicorn Rd, Fairview, MO 64842-8162

Most common first names in Fairview, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1276.7 years
James673.7 years
Carl476.7 years
Frank480.3 years
Claude479.8 years
Robert468.3 years
William477.2 years
Henry382.0 years
Lola387.0 years
Irene369.7 years
Most common last names in Fairview, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Stephens575.4 years
Hill463.3 years
Haynes481.2 years
Gentry482.5 years
Jones474.0 years
Embrey470.3 years
Harris490.0 years
Hughes477.2 years
Mcbride463.0 years
Mitchell486.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fairview, MO
  • 38.4%Electricity
  • 35.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Utility gas
  • 11.6%Wood
  • 1.8%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fairview, MO
  • 34.2%Electricity
  • 28.9%Wood
  • 26.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.9%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Other fuel


Fairview compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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