For population 25 years and over in Licking:
For population 15 years and over in Licking city:
45 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $353 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (81.3 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (117.7 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (373.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Raymondville, MO (3.3 miles ), Houston, MO (3.6 miles ), Edgar Springs, MO (3.8 miles) , Salem, MO (4.5 miles ), Plato, MO (4.5 miles) , Fort Leonard Wood, MO (4.7 miles ), Summersville, MO (5.0 miles ), St. Robert, MO (5.2 miles ).
Latitude: 37.50 N, Longitude: 91.86 W
Area code: 573
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Crime rate in Licking detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +142 (+10.7%).
Work and jobs in Licking: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Licking, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Licking-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Licking city center killed 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the city center injured 9 people.
Earthquake activity:Licking-area historical earthquake activity is below Missouri state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.2 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 49.3 miles away from Licking center
On 8/22/2000 at 20:12:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 81.0 miles away from the city 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 83.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/2/1991 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 8.1 miles away from Licking center
On 4/30/1992 at 00:01:30, a magnitude 3.6 (2.9 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 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 Texas County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Orville Tuttle - Football player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.1%
(24.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 59.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 32.6% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
55 people in nursing homes in 2000
Licking compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Licking (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Licking city (based on Texas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.43%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,883 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($565 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,956 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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Licking fatal accident list:
Dec 6, 1990 07:00 PM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 13, 1987 11:00 AM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 20, 1986 05:10 PM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 27, 1980 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 5, 1977 06:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $306,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,532
Total average daily truck traffic: 353
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 5,192
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Licking)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Licking)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Licking)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.