For population 25 years and over in Golden City:
For population 15 years and over in Golden City city:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $353 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (46.5 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (119.1 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (352.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Lockwood, MO (2.8 miles ), Lamar, MO (3.5 miles ), Jasper, MO (3.5 miles ), Lamar Heights, MO (3.6 miles ), Milford, MO (3.7 miles) , Greenfield, MO (3.7 miles ), Avilla, MO (3.7 miles) , South Greenfield, MO (3.7 miles) .
Latitude: 37.39 N, Longitude: 94.09 W
Area code: 417
Crime rates in Golden City (2003):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Golden City (2004):
Population change in the 1990s: +91 (+11.5%).
Work and jobs in Golden City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Golden City, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Golden City-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 151% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the Golden City city center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/4/2003, a category F4 tornado 27.2 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Golden City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.2 miles away from Golden City center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Barton County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Golden City:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Golden City:
Public high school in Golden City:
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Public elementary/middle school in Golden City:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.16. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Golden City that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 29.9%
(30.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 55.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Golden City compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Golden City (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Golden City (based on Barton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,614 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:
7.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,429 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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Golden City fatal accident list:
Apr 24, 1995 10:20 PM, 37, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total average daily traffic: 6,234
Total average daily truck traffic: 683
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 10,778
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: