Hume, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 328 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.7%
 
Males: 167  (51.2%)
Females: 161  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  34.4 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64752.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,383 (it was $25,250 in 2000)
Hume:

$38,383
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,744 (it was $11,176 in 2000)

Hume town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $61,836 (it was $27,100 in 2000)
Hume:

$61,836
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $615.

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  • Races in Hume, MO (2010)

    Hume races chart
    • 31292.9%White alone
    • 154.5%Hispanic
    • 51.5%Two or more races
    • 30.9%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hume: 76.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.5%), Irish (21.6%), United States (7.6%), English (5.2%), Dutch (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1881

Elevation: 894 feet

Land area: 0.68 square miles.

Population density: 481 people per square mile   (low).

Hume,MO real estate house value index trend

Hume, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Hume:

  • High school or higher: 78.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hume town:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $598 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $435 (0.8%)

Hume satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (55.9 miles , pop. 92,962).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (68.2 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (386.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Prescott, KS (2.5 miles ), Foster, MO (2.6 miles) , Stotesbury, MO (2.9 miles) , Pleasanton, KS (3.0 miles ), Fulton, KS (3.0 miles) , Metz, MO (3.2 miles) , Amoret, MO (3.4 miles ), Rich Hill, MO (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.09 N, Longitude: 94.58 W

Area code: 660

Hume household income distribution Hume home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+17.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Hume, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hume-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/28/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the Hume town center .

On 4/12/1964, a category F4 tornado 35.4 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hume-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 282.3 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 283.8 miles away from Hume center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 290.3 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 239.6 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 364.5 miles away from Hume center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 241.2 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 Bates County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hume topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hume:

  • PRESCOTT COUNTRY VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PRESCOTT, KS)
  • PLEASANT VIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PLEASANTON, KS)
  • CRYSTAL CARE CENTER OF MOUND CITY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MOUND CITY, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hume:

  • Allen County Community College (about 46 miles; Iola, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,089)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 49 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 56 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Baker University (about 58 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 59 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 59 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 65 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)

Public high school in Hume:

  • HUME HIGH (Students: 69, Location: 9163 SW 2ND STREET, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Hume:

  • HUME ELEM. (Location: 9163 SW 2ND STREET, Grades: PK-6)
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Notable location: Hume Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Rainey Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bates County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.75
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.67
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.5%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.3% for other race residents, 31.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.0%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Hume (2011 data):

  • Security Bank: Hume Bank Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1909/06/23. Info updated 2010/08/12: Bank assets: $41.6 mil, Deposits: $36.9 mil, headquarters in Rich Hill, MO, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bates County Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Hume town (based on Bates County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,58230
Mainline Protestant2,36515
Catholic4241
Other3603
Black Protestant1241
None8,194-
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: 5
Bates County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bates County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Bates County:

30.1%
Missouri:

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

18.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

44.3%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hume:

39.3%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hume:

25.0%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.2%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.0%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

52.0%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.1%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hume, 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 0$0 1$680
Sewerage 1$1,993$23,9160$0
Totals for Government 1$1,993$23,9161$680

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
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 Cass County, MO  1.31% ($30,092 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.69% ($25,800)
from Vernon County, MO  0.45% ($20,962)


6.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,115 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
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 Cass County, MO  1.35% ($31,304 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MO  0.89% ($28,019)
to Vernon County, MO  0.36% ($19,476)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hume:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hume:

  • KOMB (103.9 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: FORT SCOTT BROADCCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVCY (104.7 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNMO-FM (97.5 FM; NEVADA, MO; Owner: HARBIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KBJQ (88.3 FM; BRONSON, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KBZI (100.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC)
  • K206CH (89.1 FM; NEVADA, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hume)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 38.091694 Lon: -94.588278, Call Sign: KBX926
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, 160.305 MHz, 160.350 MHz, 160.740 MHz, 161.160 MHz, 161.250 MHzGrant Date: 09/01/2012, Expiration Date: 11/09/2022Registrant: The Kansas City Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:
  • Kcs R O W 3.05 Mi N (Lat: 38.135028 Lon: -94.591333), Type: Building, Structure height: 4.5 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WZC709
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, 160.350 MHzGrant Date: 03/21/2012, Expiration Date: 06/02/2022Registrant: The Kansas City Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • HUME, Northwest Of Kcs Rr Depot (Lat: 38.091667 Lon: -94.588333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 91.7 m, Call Sign: KJN91
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/03/2012, Expiration Date: 06/23/2022, Certifier: Ronald G RussRegistrant: The Kansas City Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 555TR , Serial Number: 2432, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald L Herda, Rt 1 Box 4, Hume, MO 64752

Most common first names in Hume, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1075.2 years
John1073.4 years
James977.3 years
Harry876.8 years
Mary785.4 years
William672.5 years
Edward577.4 years
Joseph576.2 years
Robert569.6 years
Thomas561.6 years
Most common last names in Hume, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brooks1367.9 years
Hess1076.5 years
Lee982.1 years
King676.2 years
Wilson678.7 years
Miller571.2 years
Mullies581.8 years
Speakes581.2 years
Johnson482.2 years
Finley474.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (38%)
  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Wood (3%)

Hume compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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