For population 25 years and over in Gainesville:
For population 15 years and over in Gainesville city:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $390 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (62.6 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (172.0 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (361.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Sundown, MO (3.4 miles) , Theodosia, MO (3.6 miles ), Lakeview, AR (4.1 miles ), Bakersfield, MO (4.1 miles ), Bull Shoals, AR (4.2 miles ), Mountain Home, AR (4.3 miles ), Gassville, AR (4.7 miles ), Cotter, AR (4.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.60 N, Longitude: 92.43 W
Area code: 417
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Crime in Gainesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -181 (-22.3%).
Work and jobs in Gainesville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gainesville, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gainesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Gainesville city center killed 2 people and injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 11/18/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 16 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gainesville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from Gainesville center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 47.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.4 miles away from Gainesville center
On 8/22/2000 at 20:12:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 74.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ozark County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Gainesville:
Airports located in Gainesville:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gainesville:
Public high school in Gainesville:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.1. This is about average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 17.3. This is better than average. There were 25 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.14. This is about average. There were 36 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00248. This is significantly better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gainesville and their reported violations in the past:THE GRAPEVINE (Population served: 107, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ISABELLA CAFE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gainesville that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 18.4%
(18.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Gainesville compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Gainesville (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Gainesville (based on Ozark County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 22.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,354 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:
8.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,215 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Gainesville fatal accident list:
Jun 17, 1995 03:55 AM, 160, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 25, 1987 06:30 PM, 5, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 18, 1980 02:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 25, 1979 02:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 30, 1978 08:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 6, 1978 09:45 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Gainesville)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gainesville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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