Farber, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 317 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.9%
Males: 175  (55.4%)
Females: 142  (44.6%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip codes: 63345.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,878 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Farber:

$42,878
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,358 (it was $16,622 in 2000)

Farber city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $52,111 (it was $34,300 in 2000)
Farber:

$52,111
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $54,359; Detached houses: $54,943; Mobile homes: $66,205

Median gross rent in 2016: $536.

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  • Races in Farber, MO (2010)

    Farber races chart
    • 29892.5%White alone
    • 154.7%Two or more races
    • 51.6%Black alone
    • 20.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.6%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Farber: 75.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (29.0%), Irish (14.8%), German (14.2%), Scottish (11.4%), English (7.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1955

Elevation: 767 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,114 people per square mile   (low).

Farber, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Farber:

  • High school or higher: 71.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Farber city:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Missouri:

2.7%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Farber, Missouri as of January 19, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Farber to the number of sex offenders is 319 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $666 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $458 (1.0%)

Farber satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (46.5 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (84.5 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (270.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Laddonia, MO (2.1 miles ), Vandalia, MO (2.3 miles ), Rush Hill, MO (3.0 miles) , Perry, MO (3.4 miles ), Martinsburg, MO (3.6 miles ), Middletown, MO (3.7 miles) , Curryville, MO (3.7 miles ), Wellsville, MO (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $51,000
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $77,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $80,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.27 N, Longitude: 91.58 W

Area code: 573

Farber household income distribution Farber home values distribution

Crime rates in Farber by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 20000000
per 100,000 479.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Theft 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Auto thefts 01000000
per 100,000 0.0248.10.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.8) 99.620.60.00.00.00.00.00.0

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

3.10
Missouri average:

2.45
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-1.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Public administration (23%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (49%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Production occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Farber, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Farber-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 23% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/2006, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.5 miles away from the Farber city center .

On 6/12/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Farber-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 206.7 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 200.7 miles away from Farber 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 183.2 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 210.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 223.6 miles away from Farber center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 208.2 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 Audrain County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Farber topographic map

Birthplace of: Walter Lafferty - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Farber:

  • TRI CO CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; VANDALIA, MO)
  • TRI-COUNTY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; VANDALIA, MO)
  • TWAIN HAVEN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PERRY, MO)
  • GAMMA ROAD LODGE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WELLSVILLE, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-GAMMA ROAD LODGE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WELLSVILLE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Farber:

  • Columbia College (about 46 miles; Columbia, MO; Full-time enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 47 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 49 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Lincoln University (about 59 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)
  • St Charles Community College (about 62 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • Lindenwood University (about 67 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • East Central College (about 67 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,810)

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 53.8. This is better than average.

City:

53.8
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.50. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.50
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 24.7%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.3%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Farber city (based on Audrain County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,73143
Mainline Protestant3,09717
Catholic1,9004
Black Protestant1,0445
Other3673
None10,390-
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
Audrain County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Audrain County:

6.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Audrain County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

14.6%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Farber:

44.4%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Farber:

34.9%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.2%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Farber:

6.3%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Farber:

6.7
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Farber:

28.0%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Farber:

49.0%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Farber:

71.8%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Farber, 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$700
Police Protection - Officers 1$1,842$22,1040$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$70
Sewerage 0$0 2$245
Water Supply 0$0 3$465
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$240
Totals for Government 1$1,842$22,1049$1,720

Farber government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $10,000 ($31.55)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($6.31)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $27,000 ($85.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($50.47)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($50.47)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($44.16)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($37.85)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($31.55)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($15.77)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($12.62)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($9.46)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($6.31)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $34,000 ($107.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $1,000 ($3.15)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $24,000 ($75.71)

Farber government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($53.63)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($31.55)
    All Other: $1,000 ($3.15)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $6,000 ($18.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($12.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($63.09)
    General Revenue, NEC: $12,000 ($37.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $63,000 ($198.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($53.63)
  • Tax - Property: $28,000 ($88.33)
    Total General Sales: $16,000 ($50.47)
    Public Utilities: $16,000 ($50.47)
    NEC: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $387,000 ($1220.82)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,918 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Boone County, MO  1.18% ($27,802 average AGI)
from Callaway County, MO  0.68% ($23,508)
from Pike County, MO  0.45% ($21,700)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,409 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
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 Boone County, MO  1.48% ($30,541 average AGI)
to Callaway County, MO  0.69% ($29,097)
to Pike County, MO  0.19% ($27,824)

Strongest AM radio stations in Farber:

  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • 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.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KXEO (1340 AM; 1 kW; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWOS (950 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KPCR (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BOWLING GREEN, MO; Owner: FOUR HIM ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLIK (1240 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: PREMIER RADIO GROUP)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Farber:

  • KKAC (104.3 FM; VANDALIA, MO; Owner: TWENTY-ONE SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWWR (95.7 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPLA (101.5 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: COLUMBIA FM, INC.)
  • KPCR-FM (94.1 FM; BOWLING GREEN, MO; Owner: FOUR HIM ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • KJIR (91.7 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: BELIEVERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KICK-FM (97.9 FM; PALMYRA, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMCR (103.9 FM; MONTGOMERY CITY, MO; Owner: CHIRILLO ELECTRONICS, INC)
  • KMFC (92.1 FM; CENTRALIA, MO; Owner: THE CLAIR GROUP)
  • KWBZ (107.5 FM; MONROE CITY, MO; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Farber:

  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Farber fatal accident list:

Jul 28, 1983 10:20 AM, 54, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 11, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Lottie L Thompson, Hwy.54 (One Mile West Of Farber) (Eisele/Btf 237# 91849) (Lat: 39.285389 Lon: -91.600417), Type: 57.3, Overall height: 55.2 m, Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE
  • Lottie L Thompson, Hwy.54 (One Mile West Of Farber) (Eisele/Btf 237# 91849) (Lat: 39.285389 Lon: -91.600417), Type: 57.3, Overall height: 55.2 m, Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE
  • Christopher B Page, Hwy.54 (One Mile West Of Farber) (Eisele/Btf 237# 91849) (Lat: 39.285389 Lon: -91.600417), Type: 57.3, Overall height: 55.2 m, Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR. SUITE # 700
  • Bridget Carter, Hwy.54 (One Mile West Of Farber) (Eisele/Btf 237# 91849) (Lat: 39.285389 Lon: -91.600417), Type: 57.3, Structure height: 29007 m, Overall height: 55.2 m, Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR. SUITE # 700

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

FARBER (Population served: 418, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2014)
Most common first names in Farber, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James769.3 years
John779.3 years
Howard569.8 years
William583.6 years
Margaret470.0 years
Robert471.3 years
Thomas480.5 years
Harold371.0 years
Lola386.3 years
Marjorie369.0 years
Most common last names in Farber, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Graves677.0 years
Callen571.4 years
Trower575.6 years
Hull584.2 years
Crow583.2 years
Williams577.0 years
Goodin474.8 years
Hogue388.3 years
Holbrook378.0 years
Wilkinson367.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (32%)

Farber compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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