For population 25 years and over in Leeton:
For population 15 years and over in Leeton city:
22 residents are foreign born (0.8% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $645 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (43.5 miles , pop. 70,700).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (57.5 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (389.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Chilhowee, MO (3.0 miles ), Calhoun, MO (3.0 miles ), Windsor, MO (3.2 miles ), Warrensburg, MO (3.5 miles ), Whiteman AFB, MO (3.6 miles ), Centerview, MO (3.7 miles ), Blairstown, MO (3.8 miles) , Knob Noster, MO (3.8 miles ).
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Latitude: 38.58 N, Longitude: 93.70 W
Area code: 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 Leeton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -15 (-2.4%).
Work and jobs in Leeton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Leeton, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Leeton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.7 miles away from the Leeton city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.9 miles away from the city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Leeton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 94% 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 17.0 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 53.2 miles away from Leeton center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.2 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 68.8 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 64.8 miles away from Leeton 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: Chester A. Arnold - Botanist, Chuck Workman (baseball) - Baseball player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.0%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Leeton (based on Johnson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.21%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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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Leeton government finances in 2002(per resident):
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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Leeton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Leeton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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