Linneus, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 267 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -27.6%
Males: 142  (53.3%)
Females: 125  (46.7%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64653.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,438 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Linneus:

$30,438
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,506 (it was $12,437 in 2000)

Linneus city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $50,266 (it was $31,000 in 2000)
Linneus:

$50,266
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $52,744; Detached houses: $56,523; Mobile homes: $23,756

Median gross rent in 2013: $529.

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  • Races in Linneus, MO (2010)

    Linneus races chart
    • 27498.6%White alone
    • 31.1%Black alone
    • 10.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Linneus: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (27.4%), German (21.4%), English (7.9%), Irish (4.7%), Dutch (3.7%), Czech (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1859

Elevation: 837 feet

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 247 people per square mile   (very low).

Linneus,MO real estate house value index trend

Linneus, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Linneus:

  • High school or higher: 78.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Linneus city:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Linneus, Missouri as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Linneus to the number of sex offenders is 91 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $645 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $284 (1.0%)

Linneus satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (78.9 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (91.7 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (318.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Purdin, MO (2.3 miles ), Laclede, MO (2.5 miles ), Meadville, MO (3.0 miles ), Brookfield, MO (3.0 miles ), Browning, MO (3.3 miles ), Wheeling, MO (3.5 miles ), Sumner, MO (4.0 miles) , Chula, MO (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 39.88 N, Longitude: 93.19 W

Area code: 660

Linneus household income distribution Linneus home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.3%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+1.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Linneus, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Linneus-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the Linneus city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/12/1970, a category F4 tornado 28.0 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Linneus-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 77% 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 300.9 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 272.4 miles away from Linneus 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 292.9 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 293.2 miles away from the city 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 318.9 miles away from Linneus center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 332.4 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 Linn County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Linneus topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Linneus:

  • PARKVIEW MEADOWS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BROOKFIELD, MO)
  • MCLARNEY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BROOKFIELD, MO)
  • BROOKFIELD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BROOKFIELD, MO)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF BROOKFIELD (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BROOKFIELD, MO)
  • PERSHING HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; BROOKFIELD, MO)
  • PERSHING MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BROOKFIELD, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Linneus:

  • Truman State University (about 39 miles; Kirksville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,553)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 51 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Columbia College (about 79 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 80 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • State Fair Community College (about 82 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 84 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 86 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)

Private elementary/middle school in Linneus:

  • LOCUST CREEK MENNONITE SCHOOL ATT. (EDDIE TROYER) (Students: 20; Location: HIGHWAY P; Grades: KG - 8)

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Linn County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.6%
(20.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.8%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Linneus compared to Missouri state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (35%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Linneus city (based on Linn County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,55030
Mainline Protestant2,97015
Catholic9942
Other1193
None4,128-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Linn County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Linn County:

5.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Linn County:

29.9%
Missouri:

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

15.2%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Totals for Government 2$5,314$31,8840$0

Linneus government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $191,000 ($715.36)
    Water Utilities: $38,000 ($142.32)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($89.89)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($52.43)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($44.94)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($7.49)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $55,000 ($205.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Linneus government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $22,000 ($82.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($41.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($37.45)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($18.73)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $184,000 ($689.14)
    Water Utilities: $48,000 ($179.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $15,000 ($56.18)
  • Tax - Property: $11,000 ($41.20)
    Public Utilities: $4,000 ($14.98)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.75)

Linneus government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $185,000 ($692.88)

5.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,208 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Livingston County, MO  0.55% ($14,962 average AGI)
from Chariton County, MO  0.43% ($30,000)
from Macon County, MO  0.36% ($22,647)


5.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,709 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Missouri average:

6.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chariton County, MO  0.40% ($26,895 average AGI)
to Livingston County, MO  0.40% ($22,158)
to Macon County, MO  0.30% ($27,786)

Strongest AM radio stations in Linneus:

  • KFMZ (1470 AM; 1 kW; BROOKFIELD, MO; Owner: BEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPSN (1590 AM; 3 kW; HONESDALE, PA; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Linneus:

  • KZBK (96.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, MO; Owner: BEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KULH (105.9 FM; WHEELING, MO; Owner: RESOURCES MANAGEMENT UNLIMITED, INC.)
  • KLTE (107.9 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCHI-FM (98.5 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: DANIEL D. LEATHERMAN)
  • K218BQ (91.5 FM; BROOKFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KRNW (88.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMZU (100.7 FM; CARROLLTON, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KRES (104.7 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: KWIX, INC)
  • KRLI (103.9 FM; MALTA BEND, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KTTN-FM (92.3 FM; TRENTON, MO; Owner: LUEHRS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGOZ (101.7 FM; GALLATIN, MO; Owner: PAR BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Vicky L Nanneman, 18193 Earth Rd (Lat: 39.859722 Lon: -93.206611), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 6603959633, Vnanneman@charitonvalley.Com, 1213 E BRIGGS DR
  • Vicky L Nanneman, 18193 Earth Rd (Lat: 39.859722 Lon: -93.206611), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 6603959633, Vnanneman@charitonvalley.Com, 1213 E BRIGGS DR

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • LINEUS, 109 N High Street (Lat: 39.879722 Lon: -93.190000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: KAG695
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.490 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.730 MHz, 155.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/02/2010, Expiration Date: 12/19/2020
    Registrant: Midwest Mobile Radio Service Inc., 812 South 10th. Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64501, Phone: (816) 279-2065, Fax: (816) 233-8862, Email:
  • YELLOW TOWER, Yellow Tower - 13296 Sr B (Lat: 39.881583 Lon: -93.286167), Type: Tank, Structure height: 34.4 m, Call Sign: KNEY398
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/2013, Expiration Date: 04/29/2023
    Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB0VMK, Licensee ID: L01091747
    Grant Date: 12/06/2005, Expiration Date: 03/04/2016, Certifier: Jack A Willis
    Registrant: Jack A Willis, 743 Memorial Dr, Linneus, MO 64653
  • Call Sign: KB0YMR
    Grant Date: 09/17/1996, Expiration Date: 09/17/2006, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2008
    Registrant: Bradley W Dawson, Rr 2 Box 101, Linneus, MO 64653
  • Call Sign: KB0YWV, Licensee ID: L01182525
    Grant Date: 08/15/2006, Expiration Date: 11/07/2016, Certifier: Eddie A Willis
    Registrant: Eddie A Willis, 743 Memorial Dr, Linneus, MO 64653
  • Call Sign: KC0BHI, Licensee ID: L01276436
    Grant Date: 04/26/2007, Expiration Date: 06/17/2017, Certifier: Leona M Willis
    Registrant: Leona M Willis, 743 Memorial Dr, Linneus, MO 64653
  • Call Sign: N0NUF, Licensee ID: L01430582
    Grant Date: 12/16/2008, Expiration Date: 02/17/2019, Certifier: Scott M Graham
    Registrant: Scott M Graham, 728 S Buchanan St, Linneus, MO 64653-9508
  • Call Sign: N0SAY
    Grant Date: 03/02/1999, Expiration Date: 04/14/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2004
    Registrant: Julie A Graham, 728 S Buchanan St, Linneus, MO 64653-9508

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Linneus, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1074.3 years
Mary1077.9 years
James678.2 years
Ray677.5 years
George589.4 years
William581.6 years
Thomas573.4 years
Anna485.3 years
Joseph475.3 years
Viola483.0 years
Most common last names in Linneus, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wood977.6 years
Buckman780.4 years
Singleton677.0 years
Johnson682.6 years
Labar679.2 years
Thorne579.6 years
Powell585.0 years
Spencer587.0 years
Allen489.0 years
Turner485.5 years
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