Gentry, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 73 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -27.7%
Males: 31  (43.3%)
Females: 42  (56.7%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 64453

Estimated median household income in 2016: $31,955 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Gentry:

$31,955
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,191 (it was $8,501 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $39,780 (it was $13,100 in 2000)
Gentry:

$39,780
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $133,877; Detached houses: $138,991; Townhouses or other attached units: $137,537; Mobile homes: $69,974
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    • 11.4%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gentry: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (57.4%), German (19.1%), Irish (4.3%), English (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1900

Elevation: 888 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 322 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Gentry:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gentry village:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 10.1%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Gentry, Missouri as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Gentry to the number of sex offenders is 34 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $341 (1.0%)

Gentry satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (45.3 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (87.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (366.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Worth, MO (2.3 miles) , Denver, MO (2.6 miles) , Albany, MO (2.8 miles ), Darlington, MO (3.1 miles) , Stanberry, MO (3.2 miles ), Grant City, MO (3.3 miles ), Allendale, MO (3.6 miles) , Parnell, MO (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 40.33 N, Longitude: 94.42 W

Area code: 660

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

3.9%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (41%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (74%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (29%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

Average climate in Gentry, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gentry-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.6 miles away from the Gentry village center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/2004, a category F4 tornado 22.2 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gentry-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 78% 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 372.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from Gentry 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 342.6 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 363.8 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 360.5 miles away from Gentry center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.3 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 Gentry County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gentry topographic map

Birthplace of: Homer Summa - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Gentry:

  • NORTHWEST MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; ALBANY, MO)
  • PINE VIEW MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; STANBERRY, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gentry:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 25 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 45 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Highland Community College (about 56 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Grantham University (about 76 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 81 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 86 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 88 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)

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Gentry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 1.5%
(1.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.2
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Gentry village (based on Gentry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,91316
Mainline Protestant1,79511
Catholic3381
Other2451
None1,447-
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
Gentry County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Gentry County:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Gentry County:

30.3%
Missouri:

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

14.5%
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

5.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,470 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
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 Harrison County, MO  1.18% ($17,964 average AGI)
from Nodaway County, MO  0.59% ($45,286)
from Buchanan County, MO  0.42% ($25,200)


5.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,164 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
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 Buchanan County, MO  0.88% ($24,000 average AGI)
to Nodaway County, MO  0.63% ($29,067)
to Harrison County, MO  0.46% ($20,273)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gentry:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KAAN (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gentry:

  • KAAN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KKWK (100.1 FM; CAMERON, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 210Total average daily traffic
  • 23Total average daily truck traffic
  • 273Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gentry)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rr 1 4 Mi W & 2 Mi N Of (Lat: 40.356944 Lon: -94.505806), Call Sign: KNDK363, Licensee ID: L00115383
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/1997, Expiration Date: 08/17/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2002Registrant: Walker, Hugh:walker, Lloyd G Dba Walker Brothers, Rr 1, Gentry, MO 64453

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: KILGORE DAVE CHALLENGER (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2078P , Serial Number: CH2-1098-1791, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Kyle D Findley, 2396 500th Rd, Gentry, MO 64453
  • Aircraft: BRUNER CHARLS M II CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6169U , Serial Number: CH2 0391-0651, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Kyle D Findley, 2396 500th Rd, Gentry, MO 64453

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (78%)
  • Wood (19%)

Gentry compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly 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.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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