For population 25 years and over in Knob Noster:
For population 15 years and over in Knob Noster city:
132 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.4% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $938 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (45.3 miles , pop. 70,700).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (57.8 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (375.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Whiteman AFB, MO (1.5 miles ), La Monte, MO (2.7 miles ), Warrensburg, MO (3.1 miles ), Green Ridge, MO (3.6 miles ), Houstonia, MO (3.8 miles ), Leeton, MO (3.8 miles ), Hughesville, MO (3.9 miles) , Emma, MO (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.76 N, Longitude: 93.56 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 660
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Knob Noster detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (7 officers).
Work and jobs in Knob Noster: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Knob Noster, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Knob Noster-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 124% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Knob Noster city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/12/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the city center injured 23 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Knob Noster-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.1 miles away from Knob Noster center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from Knob Noster center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Johnson County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charlie Kerfeld - Baseball player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Knob Noster and their reported violations in the past:KNOB NOSTER STATE PARK - CAMPGRD (Address: 873 SE 10 , Population served: 767, Groundwater):
Past health violations:COUNTRY ACRES SUBD (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past health violations:KNOB NOSTER STATE PARK - BOBWHITE (Address: 873 SE 10 , Population served: 29, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 23.6%
(21.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 27.2% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Knob Noster (based on Johnson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.21%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
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11.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,707 average adjusted gross income)
0.86% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,936 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
12.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,999 average adjusted gross income)
0.89% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,194 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Knob Noster fatal accident list:
Jan 31, 2002 09:00 PM, Us-50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 17, 2002 07:30 AM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 17, 2001 07:55 AM, Us-50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 4, 1989 05:30 PM, 50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 26, 1979 08:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 16 meters (52ft)
Total average daily traffic: 22,342
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,333
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 37,966
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Knob Noster)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Knob Noster)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Knob Noster)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.