For population 25 years and over in Irondale:
For population 15 years and over in Irondale city:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $436 (0.7%)
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: Leadwood, MO (2.2 miles ), Bismarck, MO (2.3 miles ), Caledonia, MO (2.7 miles) , Mineral Point, MO (2.8 miles ), Desloge, MO (2.9 miles ), Park Hills, MO (3.0 miles ), Bonne Terre, MO (3.0 miles ), Potosi, MO (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.84 N, Longitude: 90.67 W
Area code: 573
Crime rates in Irondale (2002):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Irondale (2003):
Population change in the 1990s: -39 (-8.2%).
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
Irondale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 136% 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 slightly above Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 77.7 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 99.6 miles away from Irondale center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.4 miles away from Irondale center
On 10/21/1999 at 08:18:00, a magnitude 3.9 (3.3 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 12.0 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), 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: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Thomas W. Benoist - Aviator.
Hospitals/medical centers near Irondale:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Irondale:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.70. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.38. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 65.8%
(65.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Irondale compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Irondale (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Irondale (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.53%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,104 average adjusted gross income)
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:
6.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,131 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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TV broadcast stations around Irondale:
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
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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