Grant City, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 826 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.8%
 
Males: 407  (49.4%)
Females: 419  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  47.4 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 64456.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,478 (it was $23,897 in 2000)
Grant City:

$31,478
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,464 (it was $14,009 in 2000)

Grant City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $42,822 (it was $28,800 in 2000)
Grant City:

$42,822
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $59,703; Detached houses: $61,712; Townhouses or other attached units: $64,537; In 2-unit structures: $158,219; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $8,327; Mobile homes: $36,394

Median gross rent in 2012: $280.

Grant City races chart
  • White alone - 844 (98.3%)
  • Hispanic - 9 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.1%)

Races in Grant City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Grant City: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (27.6%), German (20.1%), Irish (12.8%), English (9.3%), French (2.9%), Dutch (2.1%).

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).

Grant City, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Grant City:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grant City town:

  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 14.1%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Grant City, Missouri as of March 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Grant City to the number of sex offenders is 821 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $478 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $356 (1.3%)

Grant City satellite photo by USGS

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

Grant City household income distribution Grant City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -69 (-6.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

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Tornado activity:

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).
Grant City topographic map

Birthplace of: Leon C. Phillips - Lawyer and politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Grant City:

  • WORTH COUNTY CONVALESCENT CENTER (503 EAST FOURTH)

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:

Public elementary/middle school in Grant City:

See full list of schools located in Grant City

Library in Grant City:

  • WORTH COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $31,596; Location: 510 EAST AVENUE; 20,922 books; 392 audio materials; 719 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Worth County Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Worth County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.0%
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

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
52 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
38 people in nursing homes in 2000

Grant City compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly 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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Grant City travel time to work - commute Grant City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Grant City town (based on Worth County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 83.67%
Here: 83.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Churches and Churches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents42.0%23.4%13.8%12.7%8.0%
Congregations33.3%20.0%20.0%6.7%20.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Worth County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Worth County:

9.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

19.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Worth County:

28.4%
Missouri:

29.6%
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$21,4886$1,455
Water Supply 2$5,120$30,7200$0
Totals for Government 5$10,492$25,1816$1,455

4.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,270 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Missouri average:

6.69%

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)

Here:

6.04%
Missouri average:

6.91%

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 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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Grant City, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2375.6 years
Mary2280.6 years
James2275.1 years
John1879.0 years
Charles1474.7 years
Frank1185.9 years
Ralph1176.0 years
George1081.9 years
Clarence977.3 years
Nellie983.9 years
Most common last names in Grant City, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fletchall2478.0 years
Miller1783.3 years
Thompson1678.4 years
Smith1576.0 years
King1378.0 years
Maudlin1280.0 years
Hunt1280.9 years
Goff1176.2 years
Roach1180.9 years
Jackson1177.1 years
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