For population 25 years and over in Gideon:
For population 15 years and over in Gideon city:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $515 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (61.3 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (92.6 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (391.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Clarkton, MO (1.7 miles ), Tallapoosa, MO (2.6 miles ), Holcomb, MO (2.6 miles ), Malden, MO (2.9 miles ), Risco, MO (2.9 miles ), North Wardell, MO (3.0 miles) , Campbell, MO (3.0 miles ), Wardell, MO (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.45 N, Longitude: 89.92 W
Area code: 573
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Crime rate in Gideon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -34 (-3.0%).
Work and jobs in Gideon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gideon, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gideon-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/21/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.3 miles away from the Gideon city center caused $1 million in damages.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 28.5 miles away from the city center killed 17 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gideon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 9.2 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 53.6 miles away from Gideon center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 61.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 32.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from Gideon center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in New Madrid County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Gideon and their reported violations in the past:GIDEON (Population served: 1110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.1%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
63 people in nursing homes in 2000
Gideon compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Gideon (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Gideon city (based on New Madrid County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.25%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
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5.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,790 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:
7.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,972 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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Gideon fatal accident list:
Dec 12, 2011 10:20 PM, Sr-153, Lat: 36.44738889, Lon: -89.92016667, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 18, 2005 08:03 PM, Sr-162, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 1987 06:45 PM, Lumbeck Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 951
Total average daily truck traffic: 104
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,474
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Gideon)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: