For population 25 years and over in Grant City:
For population 15 years and over in Grant City town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $417 (0.8%)
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:
Latitude: 40.49 N, Longitude: 94.42 W
Area code: 660
Population change in the 1990s: -69 (-6.9%).
Work and jobs in Grant City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Grant City, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Grant City-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 168% 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 significantly below Missouri state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 the 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 Grant City center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), 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: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Leon C. Phillips - Lawyer and politician.
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Public high school in Grant City:
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Public elementary/middle school in Grant City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 24.1%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
38 people in nursing homes
Grant City compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Grant City (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Grant City (based on Worth County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 83.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,667 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
6.94% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($18,754 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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Grant City fatal accident list:
Sep 4, 2004 03:15 AM, Sr-46, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
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
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grant City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.