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Population in 2012: 56 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.8%
 

Males: 22  (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

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 2011: 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 (70.2%), German (14.9%), Dutch (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1872

Elevation: 717 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 458 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Lock Springs:

  • High school or higher: 65.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lock Springs village:

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 55.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

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 July 2013:
Here:

6.9%
Missouri:

7.4%

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%)


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Tornado activity:

Lock Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 126% 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 significantly below Missouri state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from Lock Springs center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.5 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 71.5 miles away from Lock Springs center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

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: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/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)

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

  • Missouri Western State University (about 55 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,088)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods (about 59 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,138)
  • Grantham University (about 63 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 4,150)
  • Truman State University (about 68 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,595)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 69 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,793)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 71 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 9,113)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 73 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,397)

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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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Lock Springs, MO

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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Lock Springs travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (50%)
  • Wood (39%)
  • Electricity (11%)

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Religion statistics for Lock Springs village (based on Daviess County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.00%
Here63.0%
USA50.2%

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
Here:

11.31 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

8.80 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Daviess County:

9.1%
State:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Daviess County:

30.0%
State:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.6%
Missouri:

13.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$92
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$140
Totals for Government 0$0 2$232


7.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,809 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.53%
Missouri average:

7.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Clinton County, MO  0.72% ($31,095 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.55% ($38,438)
from Clay County, MO  0.41% ($39,917)


7.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,806 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
Missouri average:

7.66%

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:
to Clinton County, MO  0.76% ($49,227 average AGI)
to Clay County, MO  0.72% ($49,619)
to Buchanan County, MO  0.55% ($30,563)

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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