Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gerald-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/24/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Gerald city center killed 6 peopleand injured 36 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/22/1969, a category F4 tornado 33.6 miles away from the city center killed 2 peopleand injured 22 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Gerald-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 75% 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 186.7 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 130.1 miles away from Gerald 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 151.6 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 188.5 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 195.1 miles away from Gerald center On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 199.0 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (17) is greater than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12 Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers in Gerald:
GERALD CARING CENTER (HWY 50 & CANAAN RD POBOX 180)
GERALD NURSING AND REHAB (533 CANAAN ROAD, PO BOX 180)
Other hospitals and medical centers near Gerald:
GASCONADE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; OWENSVILLE, MO)
NEW HAVEN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; NEW HAVEN, MO)
LIFE CARE CENTER OF SULLIVAN (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SULLIVAN, MO)
SULLIVAN NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SULLIVAN, MO)
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 57.1. This is better than average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 11.0. This is worse than average.Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gerald and their reported violations in the past:
GERALD (Population served: 1,200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-25-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-17-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2014)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-17-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-10-2014)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-09-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-17-2014)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-30-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-30-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2006)
Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-18-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2012)
3 routine major monitoring violations
One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.5%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
Gay men: 0.4% of all households
28 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
Gerald 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.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Banks with branches in Gerald (2011 data):
First Bank: Gerald Facility at 340 South Main Street, branch established on 1913/10/23. Info updated 2007/12/04: Bank assets: $6,579.8 mil, Deposits: $5,800.6 mil, headquarters in Creve Coeur, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 148 total offices, Holding Company: First Banks, Inc.
Citizens Bank: Gerald Branch at 725 West Springfield Road, branch established on 1992/11/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $166.7 mil, Deposits: $144.7 mil, headquarters in New Haven, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Financial Group, Inc.
Religion statistics for Gerald city (based on Franklin County data)
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: 22
2.20 / 10,000 pop.
1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
0.30 / 10,000 pop.
0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
0.20 / 10,000 pop.
0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
5.20 / 10,000 pop.
4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
5.80 / 10,000 pop.
7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Monthly full-time payroll
Average yearly full-time wage
Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration
Judicial and Legal
Police Protection - Officers
Totals for Government
4.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,449 average adjusted gross income)
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:
S H H 4 Mi S Of Gerald 2 Mi N Of S H (Lat: 38.352278 Lon: -91.323194), Call Sign: KTO273, Licensee ID: L00010909 Assigned Frequencies: 49.2400 MHz Grant Date: 02/17/1998, Expiration Date: 03/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2002 Registrant: Explorer Pipeline Company, Tulsa, OK 74101, Phone: (918) 493-5100
14 W 4th St (Lat: 38.399778 Lon: -91.331278), Call Sign: KXF882, Licensee ID: L00099341 Assigned Frequencies: 451.500 MHz Grant Date: 05/05/2004, Expiration Date: 05/25/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/27/2012 Registrant: Fidelity Telephone Company, 64 N Clark Ave, Sullivan, MO 63080, Phone: (314) 468-1216, Fax: (573) 468-5440, Email:
Rt 1 Box 26aa (Lat: 38.454444 Lon: -91.265833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 98.5 m, Call Sign: WPWI741 Assigned Frequencies: 856.312 MHz, 857.312 MHz, 858.312 MHz, 859.312 MHz Grant Date: 09/27/2012, Expiration Date: 11/25/2022, Certifier: Gerald Bedner Registrant: Ameren Services, P. O. Box 66149 (M/C 620), St. Louis, MO 63166, Phone: (314) 554-3545, Fax: (314) 554-4242, Email:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
LESLIE, Rt 1 Box 26aa (Lat: 38.454528 Lon: -91.265583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 98.5 m, Call Sign: WMN842 Assigned Frequencies: 6590.00 MHz, 6362.79 MHz Grant Date: 06/02/2010, Expiration Date: 07/01/2020, Certifier: Carol L Tacker Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
ROSEBUD, 747 West Flottmann Road (Lat: 38.404806 Lon: -91.342417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.1 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQHT258 Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz Grant Date: 10/30/2007, Expiration Date: 10/30/2017, Certifier: John E Rooney Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
STATION, Franklin County Hwy H 5 Mi S Of (Lat: 38.326139 Lon: -91.333472), Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WEF392 Assigned Frequencies: 956.800 MHz, 957.200 MHz Grant Date: 09/24/1998, Expiration Date: 12/16/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/21/2009 Registrant:Phone: (417) 468-2615
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: KC0EGT, Licensee ID: L01417062 Grant Date: 07/17/2008, Expiration Date: 10/14/2018, Certifier: Robert E Hudson Registrant: Robert E Hudson, 323 Meadow St, Gerald, MO 63037
Call Sign: WB0OUX, Licensee ID: L00132549 Grant Date: 04/13/2006, Expiration Date: 04/13/2016 Registrant: Martin D Vaughn, 4184 Hwy C, Gerald, MO 63037
Call Sign: N0CP, Previous Call Sign: WA0NVT, Licensee ID: L01353264 Grant Date: 06/19/2010, Expiration Date: 06/19/2020, Certifier: Kenneth R Birkmann Registrant: Kenneth R Birkmann, 3766 Pin Oak Rd., Gerald, MO 63037
Call Sign: KD0OCT, Licensee ID: L01629185 Grant Date: 04/04/2011, Expiration Date: 04/04/2021, Certifier: Greg A Baker Registrant: Gregory A Baker, 3353 Tegeler Rd, Gerald, MO 63037
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: HAHN LEROY BENSEN FRAME (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating N-Number: 4388L , Serial Number: ROTAX 3693201 Registrant (Individual): Leroy Hahn, 8120 Angell Rd, Gerald, MO 63037 Deregistered:Cancel Date: 03/25/1985, Exported to: Germany
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: