Frohna, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 258 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +34.4%
Males: 138  (53.6%)
Females: 120  (46.4%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 63748

Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,128 (it was $41,635 in 2000)
Frohna:

$39,128
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,992 (it was $17,400 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $131,671 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Frohna:

$131,671
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $165,732; Detached houses: $172,285; Townhouses or other attached units: $173,009; In 2-unit structures: $70,372; Mobile homes: $91,772

Median gross rent in 2016: $808.

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    • 25399.6%White alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Frohna: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (86.3%), American (8.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1946

Elevation: 580 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 440 people per square mile   (low).

Frohna, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Frohna:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Frohna city:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

10 residents are foreign born (4.5% Europe).

This city:

4.5%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Frohna, Missouri as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Frohna to the number of sex offenders is 224 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $728 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,284 (0.9%)

Frohna satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (76.2 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (308.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Altenburg, MO (1.5 miles ), Old Appleton, MO (2.4 miles) , Grand Tower, IL (2.5 miles ), Longtown, MO (2.9 miles) , Gorham, IL (3.0 miles ), Pocahontas, MO (3.1 miles) , Oak Ridge, MO (3.4 miles ), Biehle, MO (3.5 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $120,100
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $33,800
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $110,100
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.64 N, Longitude: 89.62 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 573

Frohna household income distribution Frohna home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -55 (-22.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (47%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

Average climate in Frohna, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Frohna-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/18/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Frohna city center killed 11 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/22/2006, a category F4 tornado 11.9 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused $7 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Frohna-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% 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 109.8 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 33.1 miles away from Frohna 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 75.3 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 103.3 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 124.7 miles away from Frohna center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.3 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 Perry County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 17, Tornadoes: 14, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Frohna:

  • INDEPENDENCE CARE CENTER OF PERRY COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PERRYVILLE, MO)
  • PERRY COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PERRYVILLE, MO)
  • PERRY COUNTY DIALYSIS CENTERS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; PERRYVILLE, MO)
  • PERRY OAKS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PERRYVILLE, MO)
  • PERRYOAKS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PERRYVILLE, MO)
  • PERRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; PERRYVILLE, MO)
  • PERRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; PERRYVILLE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frohna:

  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 23 miles; Carbondale, IL; Full-time enrollment: 14,539)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 24 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • John A Logan College (about 30 miles; Carterville, IL; FT enrollment: 3,995)
  • Mineral Area College (about 50 miles; Park Hills, MO; FT enrollment: 2,837)
  • Rend Lake College (about 52 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)
  • Southwestern Illinois College (about 63 miles; Belleville, IL; FT enrollment: 9,085)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 67 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)

Private elementary/middle school in Frohna:

  • UNITED IN CHRIST LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 104, Location: 10158 HIGHWAY C, Grades: PK-8)

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Notable locations in Frohna: East Perry County Rural Fire Protection Association Station 1 (A), Frohna / Altenburg Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Concordia Lutheran Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Perry 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 64.5. This is about average.

City:

64.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 24.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.5%
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.5%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  1.0%
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: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Frohna city (based on Perry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,9408
Evangelical Protestant5,18718
Mainline Protestant3074
Other11
None6,536-
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
Perry County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Perry County:

6.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

7.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Perry County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

11.5%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,367
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$425
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$50
Totals for Government 0$0 9$1,842

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $84,000 ($325.58)
    Gas Utilities: $19,000 ($73.64)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($50.39)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($42.64)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($3.88)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($3.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($11.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $75,000 ($290.70)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($3.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $48,000 ($186.05)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($23.26)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $19,000 ($73.64)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($65.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($23.26)
  • Tax - Property: $35,000 ($135.66)
    Public Utilities: $20,000 ($77.52)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.88)

Frohna government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $42,000 ($162.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $36,000 ($139.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $6,000 ($23.26)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $192,000 ($744.19)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($38.76)

4.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.42%
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 Cape Girardeau County, MO  0.79% ($25,732 average AGI)
from Ste. Genevieve County, MO  0.48% ($24,088)
from Bollinger County, MO  0.35% ($21,400)


4.43% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.43%
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 Cape Girardeau County, MO  1.00% ($29,873 average AGI)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.37% ($33,308)
to Ste. Genevieve County, MO  0.35% ($33,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Frohna:

  • KZIM (960 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KAPE (1550 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KSGM (980 AM; 1 kW; CHESTER, IL; Owner: DONZE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGGH (1150 AM; 5 kW; MARION, IL)
  • WCIL (1020 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Frohna:

  • KEZS-FM (102.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGMO (100.7 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WCIL-FM (101.5 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKIB (96.5 FM; ANNA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS)
  • KRCU (90.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBDZ (93.1 FM; PERRYVILLE, MO; Owner: D/B/A DONZE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXAN (103.9 FM; AVA, IL; Owner: HAROLD L. LAWDER)
  • KGKS (93.9 FM; SCOTT CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • WTAO-FM (105.1 FM; MURPHYSBORO, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUEZ (95.1 FM; CARTERVILLE, IL; Owner: ZRG OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • KMHM (104.1 FM; LUTESVILLE, MO; Owner: HAROLD L. LAWDER)
  • KREZ (104.7 FM; CHAFFEE, MO; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)
  • WSIU (91.9 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Frohna:

  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KCGI-CA (Channel 45; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: WSIL-TV, INC.)
  • WSIU-TV (Channel 8; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • K47FB (Channel 47; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69HT (Channel 69; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Frohna fatal accident list:

Sep 5, 1993 06:30 PM, A, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Tim M Tettambel, Industrial Drive (Lat: 37.633139 Lon: -89.617667), Type: 42.7, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 3142252206, Ttettambel@bigrivertelephone.Com, 12444 POWERSCOURT DRIVE, SUITE 270
  • Tim Tettambel, Industrial Drive (Lat: 37.633139 Lon: -89.617667), Type: 42.7, Structure height: 29157 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 3142252206, Ttettambel@bigrivertelephone.Com, 12444 POWERSCOURT DRIVE, SUITE 270

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 8.2 Mi E Of Hwy 61 Pm Cr A 105 Se Of Rd A (Lat: 37.636722 Lon: -89.619833), Call Sign: KZD479, Licensee ID: L00072406
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.865 MHzGrant Date: 01/28/1998, Expiration Date: 03/24/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/29/2003Registrant: East Perry Lumber Co, Frohna, MO 63748

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PERMO3, 455 Green Meadows Drive (Lat: 37.633139 Lon: -89.617667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQOT780
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/2012, Expiration Date: 01/27/2022, Certifier: John JenningsRegistrant: Big River Broadband, LLC, 24 S Minnesota Ave, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703, Phone: (573) 651-3373, Fax: (573) 651-3608, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: W0HEZ, Grant Date: 08/30/1988, Expiration Date: 08/30/1998, Cancellation Date: 09/01/2000, Registrant: Anna O Kassel, Route 1 Box 57, Frohna, MO 63748

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

FROHNA (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (4%)

Frohna compared to Missouri state average:

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