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Population in 2014: 2,078 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.3%
 
Males: 889  (42.8%)
Females: 1,189  (57.2%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 65483.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,799 (it was $20,886 in 2000)
Houston:

$30,799
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,549 (it was $14,977 in 2000)

Houston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,129 (it was $66,300 in 2000)
Houston:

$90,129
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $686.

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  • Races in Houston, MO (2013)

    Houston races chart
    • 2,10293.3%White alone
    • 542.4%Two or more races
    • 522.3%Hispanic
    • 371.6%Black alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Houston: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.6%), German (18.0%), United States (11.3%), English (9.9%), Swedish (3.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 1162 feet

Land area: 3.56 square miles.

Population density: 584 people per square mile   (low).

Houston, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Houston:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Houston city:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $648 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $630 (0.8%)

Houston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (73.6 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (130.0 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (386.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Raymondville, MO (2.6 miles ), Licking, MO (3.6 miles ), Cabool, MO (4.0 miles ), Plato, MO (4.4 miles) , Summersville, MO (4.4 miles ), Mountain Grove, MO (4.6 miles ), Willow Springs, MO (4.8 miles ), Edgar Springs, MO (5.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $45,400
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $60,300
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,800
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $153,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $126,600
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $183,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.32 N, Longitude: 91.96 W

Area code: 417

Houston household income distribution Houston home values distribution

Crime rates in Houston by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1000000000000
per 100,000 49.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 2100110000000
per 100,000 99.050.20.00.049.549.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2322522075509
per 100,000 99.0150.5100.799.5247.598.899.10.0347.4239.3240.50.0434.4
Burglaries 1012868128151327152110
per 100,000 495.0602.1402.8298.4396.0592.6396.4734.2645.21,292.5721.51,008.2482.6
Thefts 365553603341365158140128116108
per 100,000 1,782.22,759.72,668.72,983.61,633.72,024.71,783.92,496.32,878.46,701.86,156.85,568.95,212.4
Auto thefts 3301223233355
per 100,000 148.5150.50.049.799.098.8148.797.9148.9143.6144.3240.0241.3
Arson 0000011101000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.049.449.648.90.047.90.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 215.4218.3161.4170.8172.1171.7136.2165.6251.6435.0371.0325.3362.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Houston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
Missouri average:

2.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -181 (-8.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (28%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Houston, Missouri

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Tornado activity:

Houston-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Houston city center killed 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/26/1959, a category F4 tornado 34.3 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Houston-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% 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 129.3 miles away from the 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 133.9 miles away from Houston center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 147.8 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 235.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.1 miles away from Houston center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 149.6 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 Texas County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Houston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Houston:

  • HOSPICE OF CARE (1333 S HIGHWAY 63)
  • TEXAS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 1333 SAM HOUSTON BOULEVARD)
  • HOUSTON HOUSE (1000 NORTH INDUSTRIAL DRIVE, PO BOX 199)

Airports and heliports located in Houston:

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College/University in Houston:

  • Texas County Technical College (Full-time enrollment: 231; Location: 6915 S Hwy 63; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.texascountytech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Houston:

  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 45 miles; Rolla, MO; Full-time enrollment: 6,486)
  • Evangel University (about 73 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 74 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 74 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Drury University (about 74 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 82 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Lincoln University (about 87 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)

Public high schools in Houston:

Public elementary/middle schools in Houston:

See full list of schools located in Houston

Library in Houston:

  • TEXAS COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $237,616; Location: 117 W. WALNUT; 67,337 books; 676 audio materials; 849 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Houston: Mark Twain National Forest Houston - Rolla - Cedar Creek Ranger District Houston Office (A), Missouri Department of Conservation Forestry Ozark Regional Field Fire Office Houston (B), Houston Rural Fire Association (C), Houston Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: United States Government - National Park Service- Lodge Timber (Recreation Areas; 6726 Highway 63), United States Government - National Park Service- Round Spring Ranger Sta (Recreation Areas; 6726 Highway 63).

Hotel: Houston Motel (1121 South Sam Houston Boulevard).

Court: Texas County - Houston- Probate Court (Courthouse Building).

Texas 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 2013: 31.9%
(31.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.9%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Houston in 2010:

  • 77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 45 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Houston in 2000:

  • 71 people in nursing homes
  • 29 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

Houston, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Houston (2011 data):

  • Progressive Ozark Bank, Federal Savings Bank: Houston Branch at 1460 South Sam Houston Boulevard, branch established on 1974/11/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $109.9 mil, Deposits: $97.8 mil, headquarters in Salem, MO, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Community Bank, National Association: Houston Branch at 114 North Highway 63, branch established on 2009/05/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $51.2 mil, Deposits: $46.2 mil, headquarters in Summersville, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Summersville Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Landmark Bank, National Association: Houston Branch at 1458 South Sam Houston Boulevard, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $1,675.9 mil, Deposits: $1,490.4 mil, headquarters in Columbia, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 38 total offices, Holding Company: Landrum Company
  • The Bank of Houston: The Bank Of Houston at 404 South Grand, branch established on 1889/06/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $45.7 mil, Deposits: $40.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Ozark Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Missouri average:

11.0

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

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Religion statistics for Houston city (based on Texas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,13984
Mainline Protestant8075
Other3604
Catholic3164
None11,386-
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: 6
Texas County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Texas County:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Texas County:

29.1%
Missouri:

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

12.4%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Houston:

49.9%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.7%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.8%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Houston:

12.7%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.1%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Houston:

54.1%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Houston:

74.8%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Houston, MO Residents
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 1$2,411$28,9321$75
Other Government Administration 2$9,781$58,6867$1,650
Judicial and Legal 1$2,336$28,0322$2,471
Police Protection - Officers 6$18,020$36,0400$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$200
Streets and Highways 4$11,316$33,9480$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$724
Sewerage 2$6,848$41,0880$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,621$31,4521$140
Water Supply 4$12,128$36,3840$0
Electric Power 5$18,115$43,4760$0
Transit 1$2,172$26,0640$0
Other and Unallocable 4$12,454$37,3621$200
Totals for Government 31$98,202$38,01414$5,460

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

  • Construction - General: $1,179,000 ($567.37)
    Water Utilities: $108,000 ($51.97)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,704,000 ($820.02)
    Regular Highways: $321,000 ($154.48)
    Police Protection: $240,000 ($115.50)
    Water Utilities: $229,000 ($110.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $228,000 ($109.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $182,000 ($87.58)
    Sewerage: $154,000 ($74.11)
    Fire Protection: $143,000 ($68.82)
    Financial Administration: $80,000 ($38.50)
    General - Other: $73,000 ($35.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($20.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $56,000 ($26.95)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $721,000 ($346.97)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $209,000 ($100.58)
    Sewerage: $191,000 ($91.92)
    All Other: $36,000 ($17.32)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $946,000 ($455.25)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $120,000 ($57.75)
    Interest Earnings: $76,000 ($36.57)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,854,000 ($892.20)
    Water Utilities: $285,000 ($137.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $113,000 ($54.38)
    General Support: $8,000 ($3.85)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $627,000 ($301.73)
    Property: $95,000 ($45.72)
    Public Utilities: $14,000 ($6.74)
    NEC: $3,000 ($1.44)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $697,000 ($335.42)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $656,000 ($315.69)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $41,000 ($19.73)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,296,000 ($623.68)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $110,000 ($52.94)

5.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,648 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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 Howell County, MO  0.45% ($27,194 average AGI)
from Wright County, MO  0.44% ($23,629)
from Greene County, MO  0.38% ($21,067)


6.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,421 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,382 average AGI)
Texas County:

0.14%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greene County, MO  0.60% ($25,292 average AGI)
to Howell County, MO  0.50% ($22,000)
to Pulaski County, MO  0.48% ($38,053)

Strongest AM radio stations in Houston:

  • KBTC (1250 AM; 1 kW; HOUSTON, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJPW (1390 AM; 5 kW; WAYNESVILLE, MO; Owner: PULASKI COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KELE (1360 AM; 1 kW; MOUNTAIN GROVE, MO; Owner: QUORUM RADIO PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Houston:

  • K275AF (102.9 FM; HOUSTON, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUC. B/CNG FOUNDATION)
  • KUNQ (99.3 FM; HOUSTON, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSPQ (93.9 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • KUKU-FM (100.3 FM; WILLOW SPRINGS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • KJEL (103.7 FM; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K201CI (88.1 FM; MOUNTAIN GROVE, MO; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS FOR SW MO. ST. UNIV.)
  • KTXR (101.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: STEREO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUPH (96.9 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, MO; Owner: CENTRAL OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KOZX (98.1 FM; CABOOL, MO; Owner: QUORUM RADIO PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KELE-FM (106.5 FM; MOUNTAIN GROVE, MO; Owner: QUORUM RADIO PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KBMV-FM (107.1 FM; BIRCH TREE, MO; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Houston:

  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • KOLR (Channel 10; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: VHR SPRINGFIELD LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDEB-TV (Channel 27; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: QUORUM OF MISSOURI LICENSE, LLC)
  • Houston, Missouri
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Missouri average
  • Fatal accident count114
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents177
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons40
  • Fatalities125
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents295
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents14
See more detailed statistics of Houston fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $397,000Total costs
  • 12,020Total average daily traffic
  • 1,279Total average daily truck traffic
  • 20,766Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Houston)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1333 Sam Houston Blvd (Lat: 37.319778 Lon: -91.962111), Type: Building, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 30 m, Call Sign: WPQD221
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/2000, Expiration Date: 05/30/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/17/2010, Certifier: Edward L WilliamsRegistrant: Stateline Communications Inc, 1302 Mitchell Rd, West Plains, MO 65775-6301, Fax: (417) 257-2411

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 111 W Main St (Lat: 37.305611 Lon: -91.961000), Call Sign: KNFJ395, Licensee ID: L00036237
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.835 MHzGrant Date: 01/02/1997, Expiration Date: 04/24/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2002Registrant: City Of Houston, 111 W Main St, Houston, MO 65483-1238, Phone: (417) 967-3348
  • 1020 North Highway 63 (Lat: 37.487000 Lon: -91.941556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WNIT849
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.265 MHz, 151.325 MHz, 151.355 MHz, 151.415 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 151.475 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 159.225 MHz, 159.240 MHz, 159.270 MHz... (+8 more)Grant Date: 05/18/2013, Expiration Date: 08/07/2023, Certifier: E John AlbertsRegistrant: Mdc-It Section/Telecom, 230 Commerce Drive, Suite 201, Jefferson City, MO 65109, Phone: (573) 751-4115, Fax: (573) 751-4865, Email:
  • City Water Tower 1/2 Mi S On Water Tower (Lat: 37.316722 Lon: -91.967111), Call Sign: KEO981
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/2013, Expiration Date: 06/07/2023Registrant: Tuttle Utility Gas, 724 South Hwy 63, Houston, MO 65483, Phone: (417) 967-3327, Email:
  • Lat: 37.343667 Lon: -91.919750, Call Sign: WQRU894
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.750 MHzGrant Date: 07/31/2013, Expiration Date: 07/31/2023, Certifier: Reggie L ColeRegistrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Call Sign: KJ4763, Licensee ID: L01945684
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.700 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Media Professional, LLC, Po Box 230, Houston, MO 65483
  • Lat: 37.329222 Lon: -91.898778, Call Sign: KXB248, Licensee ID: L01945684
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.290 MHzGrant Date: 08/29/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Media Professional, LLC, Po Box 230, Houston, MO 65483

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Houston)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Houston)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 33
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Houston

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Most common first names in Houston, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5279.0 years
William4678.9 years
James4574.5 years
John3179.0 years
Charles3075.2 years
Robert2672.8 years
George2380.3 years
Helen2079.2 years
Ruth1682.4 years
Bessie1679.1 years
Most common last names in Houston, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones2677.4 years
Smith2278.6 years
Brown2174.0 years
Mckinney1879.0 years
Williams1770.5 years
Miller1680.2 years
Wilson1581.8 years
Elmore1474.4 years
White1377.6 years
Hayes1378.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (50%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Houston, MO
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Pizza Hut1
Ford1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1U.S. Cellular1
Lane Furniture1UPS1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Nike1

Houston compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 10 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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  • John R. Buse (4)
  • John Ray Busé (3)
  • John Buse (2)
  • Russell Wasson (1)

Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2016.