Holcomb, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 629 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.6%
 
Males: 335  (53.3%)
Females: 294  (46.7%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 63852.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,867 (it was $25,163 in 2000)
Holcomb:

$33,867
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,352 (it was $11,699 in 2000)

Holcomb city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $55,030 (it was $36,500 in 2000)
Holcomb:

$55,030
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $53,593; Detached houses: $59,961; Mobile homes: $11,651

Median gross rent in 2013: $568.

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  • Races in Holcomb, MO (2010)

    Holcomb races chart
    • 59693.9%White alone
    • 264.1%Hispanic
    • 111.7%Black alone
    • 20.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Holcomb: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (14.2%), Irish (11.8%), United States (8.5%), English (7.4%), Dutch (3.4%), Swedish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 239 feet

Land area: 0.61 square miles.

Population density: 1,030 people per square mile   (low).

Holcomb, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Holcomb:

  • High school or higher: 78.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Holcomb city:

  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $531 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $351 (0.9%)

Holcomb satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (54.6 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (88.9 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (396.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clarkton, MO (2.1 miles ), Campbell, MO (2.6 miles ), Gideon, MO (2.6 miles ), St. Francis, AR (2.8 miles ), Nimmons, AR (2.8 miles) , Piggott, AR (3.1 miles ), Bragg City, MO (3.3 miles) , Kennett, MO (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 36.40 N, Longitude: 90.02 W

Area code: 573

Holcomb household income distribution Holcomb home values distribution

Crime rates in Holcomb by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.0143.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 101000000000
per 100,000 141.80.0143.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 103100000000
per 100,000 141.80.0429.2143.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Thefts 201012000000
per 100,000 283.70.0143.10.0142.5289.40.00.00.00.00.00.0
Auto thefts 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.7) 50.70.0109.610.35.811.80.00.00.00.00.00.0

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Crime rate in Holcomb detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.8%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +165 (+31.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Holcomb: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Holcomb, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Holcomb-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Holcomb city center caused $1 million in damages.

On 4/22/1981, a category F4 tornado 26.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Holcomb-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 15.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 55.6 miles away from Holcomb 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 59.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.9 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 184.0 miles away from Holcomb center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 58.6 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 Dunklin County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Holcomb topographic map

Birthplace of: Jack Powell (1913 pitcher) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Holcomb:

  • CLAY COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; PIGGOTT, AR)
  • LEGACY HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; KENNETT, MO)
  • HERITAGE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KENNETT, MO)
  • HERITAGE NURSING CENTER-SKILLED NURS BY AMERICARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KENNETT, MO)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - KENNETT (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; KENNETT, MO)
  • MALDEN NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MALDEN, MO)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, KENNETT (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KENNETT, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Holcomb:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 35 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 44 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 54 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 65 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 69 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • Union University (about 83 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Bethel University (about 86 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)

Public high school in Holcomb:

Public elementary/middle school in Holcomb:

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Notable location: Holcomb Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Pine City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Libraries Public - Dunklin County- Holcomb (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 212 West Main).

Dunklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.9%
(25.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.8%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Holcomb compared to Missouri state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Missouri average:

11.0

Holcomb travel time to work - commute Holcomb mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Holcomb city (based on Dunklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,12465
Catholic1,6203
Mainline Protestant1,48814
Black Protestant3103
Other-1
None15,411-
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: 16
Dunklin County:

5.06 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Dunklin County:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Dunklin County:

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

8.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Dunklin County:

30.8%
Missouri:

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

14.3%
State:

13.5%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$84
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$527
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$651
Police Protection - Officers 2$3,654$21,9240$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,594$19,1280$0
Water Supply 1$2,126$25,5120$0
Totals for Government 4$7,374$22,12211$1,262

Holcomb government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Fire Protection: $106,000 ($168.52)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($20.67)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($7.95)
    General: $5,000 ($7.95)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($1.59)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($81.08)
    Central Staff Services: $49,000 ($77.90)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($62.00)
    Regular Highways: $38,000 ($60.41)
    Sewerage: $27,000 ($42.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($39.75)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($1.59)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.59)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $94,000 ($149.44)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($7.95)

Holcomb government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $42,000 ($66.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000 ($41.34)
    All Other: $2,000 ($3.18)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $93,000 ($147.85)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($7.95)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $39,000 ($62.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000 ($39.75)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $35,000 ($55.64)
    Public Utilities: $28,000 ($44.52)
    Property: $21,000 ($33.39)
    NEC: $5,000 ($7.95)

Holcomb government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($166.93)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $93,000 ($147.85)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($19.08)

Holcomb government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $34,000 ($54.05)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $152,000 ($241.65)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $6,000 ($9.54)

6.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,799 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pemiscot County, MO  0.77% ($24,987 average AGI)
from New Madrid County, MO  0.64% ($22,688)
from Mississippi County, AR  0.39% ($23,769)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,115 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
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 Greene County, AR  0.59% ($27,186 average AGI)
to Butler County, MO  0.52% ($23,019)
to Pemiscot County, MO  0.48% ($24,958)

Strongest AM radio stations in Holcomb:

  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KMAL (1470 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KBOA (1540 AM; 1 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KLCN (910 AM; 5 kW; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • KRHW (1520 AM; 5 kW; SIKESTON, MO)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Holcomb:

  • KXOQ (104.3 FM; KENNETT, MO; Owner: P.M. BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBOA-FM (105.5 FM; PIGGOTT, AR; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KLSC (92.9 FM; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KFEB (107.5 FM; CAMPBELL, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KTMO (106.5 FM; NEW MADRID, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K201DK (88.1 FM; PIGGOTT, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY RADIO)
  • KKLR-FM (94.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KAUF (89.9 FM; KENNETT, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KCRV-FM (105.1 FM; CARUTHERSVILLE, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Holcomb:

  • K62DA (Channel 62; MALDEN, MO; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)

Holcomb fatal accident list:

Apr 30, 1997 05:45 PM, 25, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Sep 30, 1992 04:13 PM, 25, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 6, 1982 05:30 AM, 25, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 18, 1981 08:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 11, 1979 00:25 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 25, 1975 01:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 2,660Total average daily traffic
  • 345Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,256Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 21171 State Hwy 153 (Lat: 36.330139 Lon: -90.024083), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: KNKN653
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/10/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB0UQG
    Grant Date: 08/30/1996, Expiration Date: 12/05/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2007
    Registrant: Wilbert L Hager, Holcomb, MO 63852
  • Call Sign: KB0WOF
    Grant Date: 05/16/1996, Expiration Date: 05/16/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/17/2008
    Registrant: Elsie Maybelle Hager, Holcomb, MO 63852
  • Call Sign: WB4NMG, Licensee ID: L00389353
    Grant Date: 06/08/2011, Expiration Date: 08/27/2021
    Registrant: Curtis Roach, 29258 State Highway 53, Holcomb, MO 63852-7511
  • Call Sign: KC0HVT, Licensee ID: L00232554
    Grant Date: 02/25/2010, Expiration Date: 04/25/2020, Certifier: Barbara A Roach
    Registrant: Barbara A Roach, 29258 State Highway 53, Holcomb, MO 63852

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Holcomb, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2269.7 years
William1774.6 years
John1169.4 years
Charles873.7 years
George670.9 years
Billy665.8 years
Thomas669.1 years
Luther581.2 years
Ernest579.0 years
Earl476.7 years
Most common last names in Holcomb, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith968.5 years
Raspberry679.6 years
Harris568.8 years
Cross583.4 years
Wilson571.2 years
Bradshaw586.6 years
Watson585.2 years
Howard588.8 years
Moore573.2 years
Burrow568.0 years
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