Lock Springs, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 57 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.4%
 
Males: 23  (40.7%)
Females: 34  (59.3%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip code: 64654

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,305 (it was $21,500 in 2000)
Lock Springs:

$36,305
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,031 (it was $10,816 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $48,186 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Lock Springs:

$48,186
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $78,235; Detached houses: $78,235
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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lock Springs: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (78.3%), German (13.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1872

Elevation: 717 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 466 people per square mile   (low).

Lock Springs, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Lock Springs:

  • High school or higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lock Springs village:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 18.5%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Lock Springs, Missouri as of May 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Lock Springs to the number of sex offenders is 56 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $344 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $450 (0.9%)

Lock Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (56.7 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (67.7 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (347.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Breckenridge, MO (2.5 miles ), Mooresville, MO (2.8 miles) , Jamesport, MO (3.0 miles ), Utica, MO (3.3 miles ), Gallatin, MO (3.3 miles ), Chillicothe, MO (3.5 miles ), Hamilton, MO (3.7 miles ), Ludlow, MO (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.85 N, Longitude: 93.78 W

Area code: 660

Lock Springs household income distribution Lock Springs home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+21.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (50%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (31%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (73%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)

Average climate in Lock Springs, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lock Springs-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Lock Springs village center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/2004, a category F4 tornado 25.2 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lock Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% 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 330.3 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 295.1 miles away from Lock Springs 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 323.0 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 312.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 347.0 miles away from Lock Springs 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 347.3 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 Daviess County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lock Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lock Springs:

  • CIRCLE OF LIFE COMMUNITY HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; GALLATIN, MO)
  • GALLATIN SUNRISE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GALLATIN, MO)
  • INDIAN HILLS NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CHILLICOTHE, MO)
  • INDIAN HILLS-A STONEBRIDGE COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CHILLICOTHE, MO)
  • DAVIESS COUNTY NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GALLATIN, MO)
  • HEDRICK MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; CHILLICOTHE, MO)
  • MORNINGSIDE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CHILLICOTHE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lock Springs:

  • Missouri Western State University (about 55 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,557)
  • Grantham University (about 63 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 67 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Truman State University (about 68 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 69 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 70 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 71 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)

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Notable location: Lock Springs Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Daviess 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 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.9 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  80.0%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  10.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Lock Springs compared to Missouri state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Lock Springs travel time to work - commute Lock Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)
  • Wood (39%)
  • Electricity (11%)

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 Lock Springs village (based on Daviess County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.00%
Here: 63.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)United Methodist ChurchOld Order AmishLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents51.2%13.3%13.0%8.2%4.9%
Congregations22.2%5.6%22.2%16.7%2.8%
NameAssemblies of GodChurches of Christ Mennonite Church of God in ChristCatholic ChurchOther
Adherents2.6%1.6%1.4%1.2%2.6%
Congregations5.6%8.3%2.8%2.8%11.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Daviess County:

3.77 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Daviess County:

11.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

8.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Daviess County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

9.6%
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

6.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,304 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
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 Clinton County, MO  0.59% ($23,765 average AGI)
from Harrison County, MO  0.59% ($19,824)
from Caldwell County, MO  0.48% ($31,286)


8.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,343 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.45%
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 Clinton County, MO  1.08% ($31,313 average AGI)
to Grundy County, MO  0.71% ($28,333)
to Livingston County, MO  0.61% ($17,611)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lock Springs:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCHI (1010 AM; 0 kW; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: DANIEL D. LEATHERMAN)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lock Springs:

  • KGOZ (101.7 FM; GALLATIN, MO; Owner: PAR BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRNW (88.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KCHI-FM (98.5 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: DANIEL D. LEATHERMAN)
  • KKWK (100.1 FM; CAMERON, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC.)
  • KMZU (100.7 FM; CARROLLTON, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KTTN-FM (92.3 FM; TRENTON, MO; Owner: LUEHRS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRLI (103.9 FM; MALTA BEND, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KULH (105.9 FM; WHEELING, MO; Owner: RESOURCES MANAGEMENT UNLIMITED, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 39.845500 Lon: -93.779667, Call Sign: WPYJ856
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/25/2003, Expiration Date: 08/25/2013, Certifier: Ron Menick
    Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S Pflumm Rd, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

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