Glen Echo Park, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 160 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.6%
 
Males: 64  (40.5%)
Females: 96  (59.5%)
Median resident age:  42.4 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years

Zip code: 63121

Estimated median household income in 2016: $65,710 (it was $51,250 in 2000)
Glen Echo Park:

$65,710
MO:

$51,746

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $30,850 (it was $24,564 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $102,179 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
Glen Echo Park:

$102,179
MO:

$151,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $119,002; Detached houses: $120,103
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    • 14590.6%Black alone
    • 138.1%White alone
    • 21.3%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glen Echo Park: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: African (4.7%), American (3.7%), English (3.7%), British (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1938

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 0.03 square miles.

Population density: 5,221 people per square mile   (average).

Glen Echo Park, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Glen Echo Park:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glen Echo Park village:

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.5%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Glen Echo Park village:  1.2% ($989)
Missouri:  1.0% ($851)

Glen Echo Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (5.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (257.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Beverly Hills, MO (0.6 miles ), Velda City, MO (0.7 miles ), Pasadena Hills, MO (0.7 miles ), Pasadena Park, MO (0.9 miles ), Velda Village Hills, MO (0.9 miles ), Northwoods, MO (0.9 miles ), Norwood Court, MO (1.0 miles ), Uplands Park, MO (1.0 miles ).

Latitude: 38.70 N, Longitude: 90.30 W

Glen Echo Park household income distribution Glen Echo Park home values distribution

Crime rates in Glen Echo Park by Year
Type 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0625.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0002000
per 100,000 0.00.00.01,242.20.00.00.0
Assaults 0010010
per 100,000 0.00.0636.90.00.0625.00.0
Burglaries 0041211
per 100,000 0.00.02,547.8621.11,250.0625.0621.1
Theft 0012200
per 100,000 0.00.0636.91,242.21,250.00.00.0
Auto thefts 0000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0621.1
Arson 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 268.4) 0.00.0331.2465.81387.5168.893.2

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

25.00
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -52 (-23.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)

Average climate in Glen Echo Park, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Glen Echo Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.2 miles away from the Glen Echo Park village center killed 21 people and injured 345 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1981, a category F4 tornado 9.1 miles away from the village center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Glen Echo Park-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 131.5 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 130.4 miles away from Glen Echo Park 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 113.9 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 145.2 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 150.1 miles away from Glen Echo Park center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 133.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Glen Echo Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Glen Echo Park:

  • AUGUSTA HOUSE (Hospital, about 1 miles away; NORMANDY, MO)
  • CANTERBURY HOUSE (Hospital, about 1 miles away; PASADENA HILLS, MO)
  • DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER NORTH (Hospital, about 1 miles away; NORMANDY, MO)
  • NORMANDY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 1 miles away; NORMANDY, MO)
  • ABBEY CARE CENTER, THE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MO)
  • FRESENIUS OF NORMANDY (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; NORMANDY, MO)
  • THOMAS NURSING SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MO)

Amtrak stations near Glen Echo Park:

  • 8 miles: ST. LOUIS (550 S. 16TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 11 miles: KIRKWOOD (110 W. ARGONNE RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: ALTON (3400 COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glen Echo Park:

  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 1 miles; Saint Louis, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,322)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 4 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 5 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Saint Louis University (about 6 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Saint Louis Community College (about 8 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 18,019)
  • Webster University (about 9 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 12,406)
  • Missouri Baptist University (about 10 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,898)

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St. Louis 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 114. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

114
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.274. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.274
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.86
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0179. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0179
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 1.5%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.9%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.3%
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:

12.0
Missouri average:

10.9

Glen Echo Park travel time to work - commute Glen Echo Park mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Glen Echo Park village (based on St. Louis County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic230,48874
Evangelical Protestant162,614384
Mainline Protestant74,404130
Other37,15687
Black Protestant9,36948
Orthodox2,0427
None482,881-
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: 176
St. Louis County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 50
St. Louis County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 293
St. Louis County:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 683
Here:

6.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Louis County:

28.0%
Missouri:

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

11.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Glen Echo Park:

52.9%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.4%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Glen Echo Park:

29.9
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Glen Echo Park:

15.0%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Glen Echo Park:

38.6%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

55.9%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Glen Echo Park:

82.8%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glen Echo Park, MO Residents
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

5.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,331 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
Missouri average:

6.69%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($323 average AGI)
St. Louis County:

0.03%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Louis city, MO  1.79% ($33,589 average AGI)
from St. Charles County, MO  0.59% ($40,563)
from Jefferson County, MO  0.45% ($35,695)


5.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,255 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($572 average AGI)
St. Louis County:

0.05%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Louis city, MO  1.58% ($28,806 average AGI)
to St. Charles County, MO  0.84% ($48,197)
to Jefferson County, MO  0.47% ($39,529)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glen Echo Park:

  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • 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.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • KIRL (1460 AM; 5 kW; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: BRONCO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glen Echo Park:

  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFTK-FM1 (97.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KWUR (90.3 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WVRV (101.1 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WMLL (104.1 FM; JERSEYVILLE, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHALTO, IL; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • KCFV (89.5 FM; FERGUSON, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KMJM-FM (104.9 FM; COLUMBIA, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Glen Echo Park:

  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • K49FC (Channel 49; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • K64DT (Channel 64; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K38HD (Channel 38; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K59GP (Channel 59; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K62EG (Channel 62; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ETERNAL FAMILY NETWORK)
  • W50CH (Channel 50; ALTON, IL; Owner: LIBERTY CHRISTIAN CENTER)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$93,690
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2137.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Glen Echo Park compared to Missouri state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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