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Population in 2013: 11,530 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.9%
 
Males: 5,258  (45.6%)
Females: 6,272  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 65265.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,487 (it was $30,714 in 2000)
Mexico:

$41,487
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,108 (it was $17,845 in 2000)

Mexico city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,239 (it was $63,300 in 2000)
Mexico:

$79,239
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $623.

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  • Races in Mexico, MO (2013)

    Mexico races chart
    • 9,79484.4%White alone
    • 9338.0%Black alone
    • 4193.6%Two or more races
    • 4133.6%Hispanic
    • 300.3%Asian alone
    • 250.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mexico: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.9%), United States (13.5%), Irish (12.2%), English (9.2%), French (2.9%), Scottish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1857

Elevation: 802 feet

Land area: 11.4 square miles.

Population density: 1,014 people per square mile   (low).

Mexico,MO real estate house value index trend

Mexico, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Mexico:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mexico city:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

194 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 60 registered sex offenders living in Mexico, Missouri as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mexico to the number of sex offenders is 193 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $957 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $859 (1.1%)

Mexico satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (28.4 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (95.9 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (288.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Vandiver, MO (1.4 miles) , Benton City, MO (2.6 miles) , Rush Hill, MO (3.0 miles) , Auxvasse, MO (3.2 miles ), Martinsburg, MO (3.7 miles ), Centralia, MO (3.7 miles ), Laddonia, MO (3.7 miles ), Kingdom City, MO (3.9 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 1998: 28 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $90,900
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 2006: 25 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $189,700
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $281,900
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $99,500
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $159,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.17 N, Longitude: 91.88 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,158 (+18.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,471 (68.9%)

Area code: 573

Mexico household income distribution Mexico home values distribution

Crime rates in Mexico by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0111000000000
per 100,000 0.08.79.09.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0040220335354
per 100,000 0.00.036.10.018.118.00.027.427.146.625.943.234.6
Robberies 3743666733548
per 100,000 26.361.036.127.154.354.154.764.027.127.943.234.569.2
Assaults 1618122894191426192933
per 100,000 140.5156.8108.4253.381.436.0173.39.136.2242.2164.0250.4285.4
Burglaries 78685456505035675040544986
per 100,000 684.8592.5487.7506.7452.4450.5319.2612.5452.5372.6466.1423.0743.7
Thefts 259247178132209195183174191161207246306
per 100,000 2,273.92,152.31,607.51,194.41,891.11,756.91,668.91,590.61,728.51,499.61,786.82,123.82,646.1
Auto thefts 151399862349918
per 100,000 131.7113.381.381.472.454.118.227.436.283.877.78.669.2
Arson N/A200232001241
per 100,000 N/A17.40.00.018.127.018.20.00.09.317.334.58.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 186.8205.2185.8167.9161.3145.0142.7152.8141.9188.2178.1211.8270.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Mexico detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 36 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -202 (-1.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Mexico, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mexico-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/2006, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the Mexico city center .

On 6/12/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mexico-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 221.1 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 188.2 miles away from Mexico 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 216.3 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 212.3 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 236.4 miles away from Mexico center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 258.6 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 Audrain County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mexico topographic map

Birthplace of: Tyronn Lue - NBA player (Atlanta Hawks, born: May 3, 1977), Howard Kindig - Football player, Jason Brookins - Football player, Ryan Belcher - College basketball player (SE Missouri State Indians), Xenophon P. Wilfley - Politician, Dick Thoenen - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Mexico:

  • AUDRAIN MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 620 E MONROE)
  • DIALYSIS CLINICS, INC - MEXICO (806 MEDICAL PARK DR.)
  • AUDRAIN CITY - COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (605 EAST PROMENADE PO BOX 957)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-PIN OAKS (1525 WEST MONROE)
  • PIN OAKS NURS CTR (HWY 22 AT CURTIS AVE)

Airports and heliports located in Mexico:

See details about airports and heliports located in Mexico, MO

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mexico:

  • Columbia College (about 28 miles; Columbia, MO; Full-time enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 29 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 36 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Lincoln University (about 45 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)
  • East Central College (about 71 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • St Charles Community College (about 73 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • Lindenwood University (about 79 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)

Public high schools in Mexico:

Private high school in Mexico:

  • MISSOURI MILITARY ACADEMY (Students: 290; Location: 204 N GRAND; Grades: 6 - 12; Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Mexico:

Private elementary/middle school in Mexico:

  • ST BRENDAN SCHOOL (Students: 154; Location: 620 S CLARK; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Mexico

Library in Mexico:

  • MEXICO-AUDRAIN COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $747,556; Location: 305 WEST JACKSON; 126,182 books; 2,252 audio materials; 4,249 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 131 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Mexico: Mexico Country Club (A), West Plaza (B), Mexico Public Safety Department (C), Little Dixie Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: South Trails Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: East Lawn Memorial Cemetery (1), Elmwood Cemetery (2), Saint Brendans Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Teal Lake (A), Blackmore Lake (B), Lakeview Park Lake (C), Teal Lake (D), Burlington Lake (E), C and A Lake (F), Number 101 Lake (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Long Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Mexico include: Lakeview Park (1), Plunkett Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Presser Hall Restoration Society - Backstage (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 900 South Jefferson Street) (1), Hillside Mini-Golf (Amusement & Theme Parks; 430 West Promenade Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Amerihost Inn Mexico (900 Vance Road) (1), Amerhost Inn Mexico (900 Vance Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Audrain County - Circuit Court Assessor- Court House- Circuit Court- Circuit C (Court House) (1), Audrain County - Circuit Court Assessor- Court House- Circuit Court- Court Repo (Court House) (2), Audrain County - Circuit Court Assessor- Court House- Circuit Court- Bai (Court House) (3), Audrain County - Circuit Court Assessor- Court House- Circuit Court- Probate Divi (Court House) (4), Audrain County - Court House- Child Support Enforcement (Court House) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Audrain County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 68.5. This is about average.

City:

68.5
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.82
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 36.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.1
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mexico that have no violations reported:

  • AUDRAIN CO PWSD 2 (Population served: 2,260, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • AUDRAIN CO PWSD 1 (Population served: 1,455, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.8%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.9% for Black residents, 68.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.5%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Mexico in 2010:

  • 271 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 110 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 55 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 45 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 26 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Mexico in 2000:

  • 330 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in other group homes
  • 53 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 40 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 11 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents

Mexico, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Mexico compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Mexico (2011 data):

  • Commerce Bank: East Liberty Branch at 1005 E Liberty St, branch established on 1968/05/27; Mexico Main Branch at 2946 S Clark St, branch established on 1962/06/18. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Martinsburg Bank and Trust: Martinsburg Bank And Trust at 400 South Muldrow, branch established on 1893/04/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $169.2 mil, Deposits: $129.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Martinsburg Bancorp, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Audrain County: The First National Bank Of Audrain C at 203 East Liberty Street, branch established on 1883/01/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $155.0 mil, Deposits: $121.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancompany
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Mexico Branch at 100 North Western Street, branch established on 1893/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Mexico Facility at 222 South Jefferson Street, branch established on 1955/07/20. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Mexico, Missouri:

  • Villager Lodge, 1010 E Liberty, Mexico, MO 65265 , Phone: (573) 581-1440, Fax: (573) 581-1487
  • Amerihost Inn, 900 Vance Rd, Mexico, MO 65265 , Phone: (573) 582-0055, Fax: (573) 582-0189
  • Holiday Inn Express, 3602 S Clark St, Mexico, MO 65265 , Phone: (573) 582-0700
  • Days Inn, 2902 S Clark, Mexico, MO 65265 , Phone: (573) 581-1860, Fax: (573) 581-7139
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Mexico, Missouri

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mexico city (based on Audrain County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,73143
Mainline Protestant3,09717
Catholic1,9004
Black Protestant1,0445
Other3673
None10,390-
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: 6
Audrain County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Audrain County:

6.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Audrain County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

14.6%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 8$30,520$45,7800$0
Other Government Administration 4$21,635$64,9050$0
Police Protection - Officers 33$117,501$42,7280$0
Police - Other 2$5,061$30,3660$0
Firefighters 0$0 8$1,202
Streets and Highways 11$38,539$42,0430$0
Health 4$9,257$27,7710$0
Sewerage 8$24,598$36,8970$0
Parks and Recreation 11$32,207$35,1350$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$5,245$62,9400$0
Other and Unallocable 2$8,652$51,9122$1,654
Totals for Government 84$293,215$41,88810$2,856

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $955,000 ($82.83)
    Sewerage: $525,000 ($45.53)
    Air Transportation: $272,000 ($23.59)
    Housing & Community Development: $51,000 ($4.42)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,618,000 ($140.33)
    Regular Highways: $684,000 ($59.32)
    General - Other: $672,000 ($58.28)
    Sewerage: $621,000 ($53.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $440,000 ($38.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $418,000 ($36.25)
    Financial Administration: $274,000 ($23.76)
    Health Services - Other: $203,000 ($17.61)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $195,000 ($16.91)
    Housing & Community Development: $195,000 ($16.91)
    Central Staff Services: $182,000 ($15.78)
    General Public Buildings: $109,000 ($9.45)
    Air Transportation: $51,000 ($4.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $46,000 ($3.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $746,000 ($64.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $105,000 ($9.11)
    Police Protection: $74,000 ($6.42)
    Regular Highways: $65,000 ($5.64)
    Parks & Recreation: $56,000 ($4.86)
    Financial Administration: $35,000 ($3.04)
    Air Transportation: $14,000 ($1.21)
    Central Staff: $6,000 ($0.52)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.26)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,000 ($0.09)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,637,000 ($228.71)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $23,000 ($1.99)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $903,000 ($78.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $398,000 ($34.52)
    Parks & Recreation: $59,000 ($5.12)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($0.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $648,000 ($56.20)
    General Revenue, NEC: $310,000 ($26.89)
    Rents: $75,000 ($6.50)
    Special Assessments: $16,000 ($1.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $853,000 ($73.98)
    Highways: $488,000 ($42.32)
    Housing & Community Development: $146,000 ($12.66)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $1,883,000 ($163.31)
    Total General Sales: $1,364,000 ($118.30)
    Property: $892,000 ($77.36)
    Motor Vehicle License: $146,000 ($12.66)
    NEC: $136,000 ($11.80)
    Tobacco Sales: $55,000 ($4.77)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $0 ($0.00)

Mexico government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $9,168,000 ($795.14)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,741,000 ($151.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,507,000 ($130.70)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $8,813,000 ($764.35)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $355,000 ($30.79)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $234,000 ($20.29)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,765,000 ($239.81)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $8,813,000 ($764.35)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,918 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Boone County, MO  1.18% ($27,802 average AGI)
from Callaway County, MO  0.68% ($23,508)
from Pike County, MO  0.45% ($21,700)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,409 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
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 Boone County, MO  1.48% ($30,541 average AGI)
to Callaway County, MO  0.69% ($29,097)
to Pike County, MO  0.19% ($27,824)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mexico:

  • KXEO (1340 AM; 1 kW; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • KFAL (900 AM; 1 kW; FULTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KWOS (950 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KLIK (1240 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: PREMIER RADIO GROUP)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mexico:

  • KJAB-FM (88.3 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: MEXICO EDUCATIONAL BCSTNG FOUNDATION)
  • KWWR (95.7 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KPLA (101.5 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: COLUMBIA FM, INC.)
  • KMFC (92.1 FM; CENTRALIA, MO; Owner: THE CLAIR GROUP)
  • KBXR (102.3 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: FT. SMITH FM, INC.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KBIA (91.3 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KTXY (106.9 FM; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KCMQ (96.7 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KKAC (104.3 FM; VANDALIA, MO; Owner: TWENTY-ONE SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCA (100.5 FM; FULTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KMCR (103.9 FM; MONTGOMERY CITY, MO; Owner: CHIRILLO ELECTRONICS, INC)
  • KOPN (89.5 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: NEW WAVE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mexico:

  • KOMU-TV (Channel 8; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KNLJ (Channel 25; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K32FH (Channel 32; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • KRCG (Channel 13; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: MEL WHEELER INC.)
  • KMIZ (Channel 17; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF COLUMBIA, LLC)
  • K56AU (Channel 56; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Mexico fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 36m118ftTotal length
  • $2,057,000Total costs
  • 36,651Total average daily traffic
  • 5,020Total average daily truck traffic
  • 57,682Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 11960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Mexico, MO
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mexico)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Mexico, MO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mexico)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 55 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mexico)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 80
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 15

Incident types - Mexico

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mexico, MO
Most common first names in Mexico, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John19274.7 years
Mary18881.7 years
William18076.5 years
James14175.1 years
Robert11973.3 years
Charles11075.3 years
George9180.0 years
Anna6281.4 years
Helen6278.7 years
Margaret5780.3 years
Most common last names in Mexico, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8674.9 years
Williams5877.6 years
Johnson5775.5 years
Miller5677.2 years
Brown5279.8 years
Martin4078.3 years
Davis3674.7 years
Jones3678.3 years
Wilson3379.8 years
Moore3276.5 years
Businesses in Mexico, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Slumberland1
Days Inn1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx2U-Haul1
Ford1U.S. Cellular2
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1Walgreens1
Jones New York1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Mexico on our top lists:

  • #54 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
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