Grant City, Missouri
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Grant City: our yard on 8th street
Grant City: The Grant City Citizen War Memorial
Grant City: The Grant City Medical Clinic
Grant City: Orilla's Way, Grant City
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|Median resident age:||50.4 years|
|Missouri median age:||38.1 years|
Zip codes: 64456.
Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,887 (it was $14,009 in 2000)
Grant City town income, earnings, and wages data
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $40,057 (it was $28,800 in 2000)
Median gross rent in 2013: $265.
Races in Grant City, MO (2010)
- 84498.3%White alone
- 30.3%Black alone
- 10.1%American Indian alone
- 10.1%Asian alone
- 10.1%Two or more races
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Ancestries: United States (23.7%), Irish (15.0%), German (14.6%), English (11.5%), Czech (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Incorporated in 1863
Elevation: 1136 feet
Land area: 1.26 square miles.
Population density: 656 people per square mile(low).
For population 25 years and over in Grant City:
- High school or higher: 86.9%
- Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
- Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
- Unemployed: 9.8%
- Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Grant City town:
- Never married: 22.6%
- Now married: 48.3%
- Separated: 0.5%
- Widowed: 13.3%
- Divorced: 15.3%
According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Grant City, Missouri as of November 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Grant City to the number of sex offenders is 411 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $478 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $355 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (55.1 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (97.8 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (362.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Irena, MO (2.0 miles) , Worth, MO (2.4 miles) , Allendale, MO (2.6 miles) , Denver, MO (2.8 miles) , Redding, IA (2.9 miles) , Athelstan, IA (3.0 miles) , Blockton, IA (3.1 miles) , Gentry, MO (3.3 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
- 1997: 1 building, cost: $80,000
- 1998: 1 building, cost: $96,000
- 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $161,100
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average cost (in $1000s)
Latitude: 40.49 N, Longitude: 94.42 W
Area code: 660
Unemployment by year (%)
- Manufacturing (25%)
- Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
- Construction (14%)
- Educational services (11%)
- Public administration (7%)
- Other services, except public administration (6%)
- Transportation and warehousing (5%)
- Health care and social assistance (32%)
- Retail trade (21%)
- Educational services (16%)
- Public administration (11%)
- Transportation and warehousing (5%)
- Accommodation and food services (5%)
- Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
- Management occupations (23%)
- Production occupations (19%)
- Transportation occupations (15%)
- Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
- Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
- Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
- Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
- Management occupations (19%)
- Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
- Healthcare support occupations (12%)
- Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
- Sales and related occupations (10%)
- Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
- Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
Average climate in Grant City, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Grant City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.8 miles away from the Grant City town 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 27.4 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Grant City-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 375.8 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 60.4 miles away from Grant 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 349.0 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 366.2 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 367.8 miles away from Grant City center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 28.3 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 Worth County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Leon C. Phillips - Lawyer and politician.
Hospitals and medical centers in Grant City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grant City:
- Northwest Missouri State University (about 27 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
- Missouri Western State University (about 55 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
- Highland Community College (about 63 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
- Grantham University (about 87 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
- Drake University (about 87 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
- Iowa Western Community College (about 91 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
- Park University (about 91 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
Public high school in Grant City:
- Worth Co. High School (Students: 187; Location: Rte 3 Box 107; Grades: 7-12)
Public elementary/middle school in Grant City:
- Worth Co. Elementary School (Students: 192; Location: Rte 3 Box 107; Grades: K-6)
Notable location: Worth County Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map
|This town:||2.1 people|
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
- Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
- Gay men: 0.0% of all households
38 people in nursing homes in 2000
Grant City compared to Missouri state average:
- Median household income below state average.
- Median house value significantly below state average.
- Unemployed percentage below state average.
- Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
- Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
- Median age significantly above state average.
- Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
- Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
- House age above state average.
- Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
- Number of college students below state average.
- Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Banks with branches in Grant City (2011 data):
- Great Western Bank: Grant City Branch at 2 West 4th Street, branch established on 1881/09/07. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited
Educational Attainment (%) in 2013
School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
- Utility gas (54%)
- Electricity (32%)
- Wood (7%)
- Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
- Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Grant City town (based on Worth County data)
Food Environment Statistics:
|Worth County:||4.78 / 10,000 pop.|
|Missouri:||1.88 / 10,000 pop.|
|Worth County:||9.56 / 10,000 pop.|
|State:||4.34 / 10,000 pop.|
|Here:||19.11 / 10,000 pop.|
|State:||7.37 / 10,000 pop.|
|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|
|Other Government Administration||3||$5,372||$21,488||6||$1,455|
|Totals for Government||5||$10,492||$25,181||6||$1,455|
4.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,270 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.
6.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,755 average adjusted gross income)
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 Nodaway County, MO||1.60% ($15,385 average AGI)|
Strongest AM radio stations in Grant City:
- WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
- KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
- KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
- WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
- KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
- KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
- KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
- KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
- KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
- KAAN (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
- KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
- KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
- KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
Strongest FM radio stations in Grant City:
- KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
- KAAN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
Grant City fatal accident list:
Sep 9, 2001 03:45 PM, Us-169, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 10, 1983 07:30 PM, Lyon St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
- Fire: 1
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.