Irondale, Missouri

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Population in 2012: 451 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.2%
 
Males: 194  (43.2%)
Females: 257  (56.8%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 63648.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $23,639 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Irondale:

$23,639
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $9,049 (it was $11,819 in 2000)

Irondale city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $65,061 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Irondale:

$65,061
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $68,841; Detached houses: $89,232; Mobile homes: $24,123

Median gross rent in 2012: $534.

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Irondale races chart
  • White alone - 430 (96.6%)
  • Two or more races - 10 (2.2%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Irondale: 76.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (30.5%), English (18.0%), German (13.1%), United States (12.5%), French (6.4%), Dutch (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1910

Elevation: 810 feet

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 830 people per square mile 
 
 (low).
Irondale, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Irondale:

  • High school or higher: 61.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Irondale city:

  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 64.4%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.4%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Irondale, Missouri as of January 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Irondale to the number of sex offenders is 75 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $413 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $367 (0.6%)

Irondale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (59.6 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (319.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wortham, MO (1.9 miles ), Frankclay, MO (1.9 miles ), Leadwood, MO (2.2 miles ), Bismarck, MO (2.3 miles ), Terre du Lac, MO (2.4 miles ), Caledonia, MO (2.7 miles) , Mineral Point, MO (2.8 miles ), Desloge, MO (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $42,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.84 N, Longitude: 90.67 W

Area code: 573

Irondale household income distribution Irondale home values distribution

Crime rates in Irondale (2002):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 burglaries (451.5 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 31.4 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Crime rates in Irondale (2003):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 burglaries (458.7 per 100,000)
  • 1 larceny count (229.4 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 41.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 322.2)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Missouri average:

2.35
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.6%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -39 (-8.2%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (42%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (13%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)

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

Average climate in Irondale, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Irondale-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Irondale city center killed 3 people and injured 52 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/22/1969, a category F4 tornado 9.9 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Irondale-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% 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 157.5 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 77.7 miles away from Irondale 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 99.6 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 165.9 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 153.2 miles away from Irondale center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 158.2 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 Washington County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Irondale topographic map

Birthplace of: Thomas W. Benoist - Aviator.

Hospitals and medical centers near Irondale:

  • CAMELOT NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FARMINGTON, MO)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, DESLOGE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DESLOGE, MO)
  • BONNE TERRE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BONNE TERRE, MO)
  • ST JOE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BONNE TERRE, MO)
  • RAI CARE CENTER HIGH ST (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; POTOSI, MO)
  • PARKLAND HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; PARK HILLS, MO)
  • COUNTRY MEADOWS (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PARK HILLS, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Irondale:

  • Mineral Area College (about 11 miles; Park Hills, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,837)
  • Jefferson College (about 31 miles; Hillsboro, MO; FT enrollment: 3,975)
  • East Central College (about 45 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • Webster University (about 56 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 12,406)
  • Maryville University of Saint Louis (about 57 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 3,651)
  • Missouri Baptist University (about 57 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 60 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)

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Notable locations in Irondale: Camp Irondale (A), Irondale Community Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lake Cherokee (A), Lake Apache (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Washington 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 2012 was 98.7. This is worse than average.

City:

98.7
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.53
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 6.70. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.70
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.5
U.S.:

32.0

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.247. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.247
U.S.:

0.015
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 69.3%
(69.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.3%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Irondale compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Irondale (2011 data):

  • UNICO Bank: Irondale Branch at 114 South Oak Street, branch established on 1975/06/02. Info updated 2010/08/16: Bank assets: $229.8 mil, Deposits: $201.8 mil, headquarters in Mineral Point, MO, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Washco Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

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 Irondale city (based on Washington County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.53%
Here: 43.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)United Methodist Church
Adherents36.7%21.7%16.9%6.2%5.7%
Congregations7.5%15.1%20.8%7.5%13.2%
NameAssemblies of God General Conference Churches of GodNational Association of Free Will BaptistsChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents3.7%2.1%2.1%1.7%3.3%
Congregations7.5%7.5%3.8%1.9%15.1%
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: 3
Washington County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Washington County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Washington County:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

3.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

31.5%
Missouri:

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

13.0%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$150
Other Government Administration 1$1,842$22,1040$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,004
Sewerage 1$1,578$18,9360$0
Totals for Government 2$3,420$20,5202$1,154

6.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 200526,104 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Missouri average:

7.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jefferson County, MO  1.68% ($30,949 average AGI)
from St. Francois County, MO  1.57% ($21,227)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.61% ($34,186)


6.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 200625,131 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Missouri average:

7.66%

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:
to St. Francois County, MO  2.20% ($25,838 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, MO  1.03% ($29,958)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.50% ($22,943)

Strongest AM radio stations in Irondale:

  • KFMO (1240 AM; 1 kW; FLAT RIVER, MO; Owner: M. K. S. BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • KREI (800 AM; 1 kW; FARMINGTON, MO; Owner: KREI, INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KYRO (1280 AM; 1 kW; POTOSI, MO; Owner: SAVOY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • 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 Irondale:

  • KDBB (104.3 FM; BONNE TERRE, MO; Owner: MKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHZR (97.7 FM; POTOSI, MO; Owner: FOUR HIM ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • KBGM (91.1 FM; PARK HILLS, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KTJJ (98.5 FM; FARMINGTON, MO; Owner: KREI, INC.)
  • KYLS-FM (95.9 FM; IRONTON, MO; Owner: DOCKINS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KPNT (105.7 FM; ST. GENEVIEVE, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNLP (89.7 FM; POTOSI, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KNSX (93.3 FM; STEELVILLE, MO; Owner: TWENTY-ONE SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KDJR (100.1 FM; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: KDJR RADIO, INC.)
  • KNLH (89.5 FM; CEDAR HILL, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Irondale:

  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Irondale fatal accident list:

May 17, 1997 02:30 PM, Rtm, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 11, 1993 11:15 PM, M, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 280
Total average daily truck traffic: 40
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 363

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • IRONDALE, MO, 1/4 Mile North Of State Route M And 50' East Of County Road 512 (Lat: 37.841389 Lon: -90.668611), Type: Tank, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WPVX243, Licensee ID: L00471460
    Assigned Frequencies: 942.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/03/2012, Expiration Date: 08/28/2022, Certifier: James T Porter
    Registrant: Washington County Central Dispatch 911

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA0SKR, Licensee ID: L00850668
    Grant Date: 04/21/2004, Expiration Date: 05/10/2014, Certifier: Buford T Wells
    Registrant: Buford T Wells, Rt 1 Box 153, Irondale, MO 63648
  • Call Sign: KC0CIH
    Grant Date: 12/01/1997, Expiration Date: 12/01/2007, Cancellation Date: 12/02/2009
    Registrant: Marvin G Province, Rt 1 Box 115, Irondale, MO 63648

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 2974X , Serial Number: 1346-80, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1980
    Registrant (Individual): A Eugene Smith, 17499 State Hwy U, Irondale, MO 63648

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 48
  • Hazardous Condition: 34
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Irondale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Irondale, MO
Most common first names in Irondale, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1775.0 years
William1074.6 years
Charles1072.6 years
Robert966.0 years
James770.2 years
George771.8 years
Joseph679.2 years
Dorothy578.6 years
Clarence572.8 years
Lee573.2 years
Most common last names in Irondale, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Province2285.0 years
Smith868.7 years
French771.8 years
Horton675.5 years
Marler673.3 years
Brown576.8 years
Hampton582.2 years
Blackwell475.2 years
Robinson474.5 years
Martin480.5 years

Businesses in Irondale, MO

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