Monett, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 9,124 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +23.4%
 
Males: 4,748  (52.0%)
Females: 4,376  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 65723.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,123 (it was $30,764 in 2000)
Monett:

$41,123
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,660 (it was $17,048 in 2000)

Monett city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $114,244 (it was $67,200 in 2000)
Monett:

$114,244
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $151,787; detached houses: $148,382; mobile homes: $238,217

Median gross rent in 2019: $777.

March 2019 cost of living index in Monett: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.3%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.8% for American Indian residents, 40.0% for other race residents, 74.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Monett, MO (2019)
    • 6,04666.9%White alone
    • 2,55128.2%Hispanic
    • 3533.9%Two or more races
    • 981.1%Asian alone
    • 540.6%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Monett, Missouri as of October 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Monett is 391 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Monett by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.1)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(23.8)
1
(11.3)
1
(11.1)
1
(11.0)
2
(22.5)
1
(11.2)
1
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
2
(22.4)
1
(11.1)
3
(33.2)
5
(55.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(71.3)
1
(11.3)
2
(22.3)
2
(22.0)
2
(22.5)
4
(44.9)
4
(45.2)
3
(33.6)
5
(55.9)
3
(33.6)
3
(33.3)
1
(11.1)
2
(22.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(130.8)
6
(67.8)
4
(44.5)
13
(143.1)
4
(45.0)
8
(89.8)
16
(181.0)
8
(89.6)
12
(134.1)
9
(100.7)
16
(177.7)
12
(132.6)
22
(244.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
90
(1,070)
87
(982.9)
79
(879.7)
75
(825.8)
65
(731.7)
70
(786.1)
118
(1,335)
90
(1,008)
85
(949.8)
60
(671.1)
65
(721.7)
82
(906.3)
40
(445.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
336
(3,995)
293
(3,310)
243
(2,706)
253
(2,786)
224
(2,521)
299
(3,358)
337
(3,812)
351
(3,932)
241
(2,693)
211
(2,360)
224
(2,487)
234
(2,586)
216
(2,404)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
30
(356.7)
20
(226.0)
15
(167.0)
14
(154.2)
21
(236.4)
18
(202.1)
24
(271.5)
21
(235.2)
11
(122.9)
15
(167.8)
11
(122.1)
14
(154.7)
18
(200.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(59.5)
6
(67.8)
2
(22.3)
3
(33.0)
2
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
4
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.3)
2
(22.4)
2
(22.2)
2
(22.1)
1
(11.1)
City-Data.com crime index329.8245.3230.0247.6204.8245.9326.4274.7236.6247.6214.2235.6243.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Monett, MO

Crime rate in Monett detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Missouri average:

2.37
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Ancestries: German (13.3%), American (11.4%), English (5.5%), Irish (2.6%), European (2.5%), Polish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1888

Elevation: 1317 feet

Land area: 6.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,402 people per square mile   (low).

Monett, Missouri map

1,297 residents are foreign born (12.2% Latin America).

This city:

14.4%
Missouri:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $982 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $736 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (39.8 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (124.7 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (328.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Pierce City, MO (2.2 miles ),
Freistatt, MO (2.6 miles),
Purdy, MO (2.7 miles ),
Verona, MO (2.7 miles ),
Wentworth, MO (3.1 miles),
Hoberg, MO (3.3 miles),
Aurora, MO (3.4 miles ),
Fairview, MO (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 36.92 N, Longitude: 93.92 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,285 (+47.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,959 (69.6%)

Area code: 417

Distribution of median household income in Monett, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Monett, MO in 2019
Monett satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 1998: 26 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2000: 38 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 2001: 50 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2002: 47 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2004: 31 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $168,400
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $96,900
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $172,500
  • 2015: 22 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2017: 24 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2018: 14 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2019: 25 buildings, average cost: $165,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Monett, MO residents
Average permit cost in Monett, MO
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
Missouri:

3.9%
Historical population in Monett, MO
Historical housing units in Monett, MO

Population change in the 1990s: +793 (+12.0%).
Most common industries in Monett, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (13.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.9%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Construction (3.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (16.9%)
  • Food (16.2%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Truck transportation (3.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.4%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Food (11.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Monett, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)

Average climate in Monett, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Monett-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Monett city center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused $56 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Monett-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 610% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 170.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 185.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 172.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 144.2 miles away from Monett center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 153.2 miles away from Monett center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 154.6 miles away from Monett center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Barry County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 18, Floods: 17, Tornadoes: 14, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Monett topographic map

Main business address for: HENRY JACK & ASSOCIATES INC (SERVICES-COMPUTER INTEGRATED SYSTEMS DESIGN).

Hospitals and medical centers in Monett:

  • COX MONETT HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 801 NORTH LINCOLN AVENUE)
  • COX-MONETT HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 801 LINCOLN AVE)
  • BENCHMARK HEALTHCARE OF MONETT (410 WEST BENTON)
  • LACOBA HOMES INC (850 HIGHWAY 60, PO BOX 885)
  • OZARKS DIALYSIS SERVICES - MONETT (825 HIGHWAY 60)

Airports located in Monett:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monett:

  • Crowder College (about 26 miles; Neosho, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,675)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 33 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 41 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Drury University (about 41 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 41 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 42 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Evangel University (about 42 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)

Public high schools in Monett:

  • MONETT HIGH (Students: 624, Location: ONE DAVID SIPPY DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • OAKVIEW SCHOOL (Location: 200 LINDEN ST, Grades: KG-12)
  • SCOTT REGIONAL TECH CENTER (Location: TWO DAVID SIPPY DR, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Monett:

  • BEREAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 61, Location: 10385 US HIGHWAY 60, Grades: KG-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Monett:

  • MONETT ELEM. (Students: 783, Location: 601 LEARNING LANE, Grades: PK-2)
  • MONETT INTERMEDIATE (Students: 440, Location: 711 9TH ST, Grades: 5-6)
  • MONETT MIDDLE (Students: 302, Location: 700 NINTH ST, Grades: 7-8)
  • CENTRAL PARK ELEM. (Location: 1010 7TH ST, Grades: 3-4)

Private elementary/middle school in Monett:

  • ST LAWRENCE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 95, Location: 407 7TH ST, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Monett

Library in Monett:

  • BARRY-LAWRENCE REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,677,399; Location: 213 SIXTH ST.; 196,595 books; 6,100 audio materials; 11,672 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 397 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Monett: Windmill Ridge Golf Course (A), Monett City Fire Department Station 2 (B), Monett City Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (C), Monett Rural Fire Association Station 1 Headquarters (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Monett: HENRY JACK & ASSOCIATES INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Monett: Calvary Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Oakdale Cemetery (1), Saint Johns Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Kelly Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Amusement Service CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 102 North Main Street).

Hotels: Hartland Lodge (929 East US Highway 60), Days Inn (868 East US Highway 60).

Court: Monett City - Clerk & Treasurer- Building Inspector's Office- Municipal C (217 5th Street).

Birthplace of: Titanic Thompson - Gambler, Phil Mulkey - Decathlete.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Monett and their reported violations in the past:

NEW SITE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-14-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-15-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-29-2009), St Public Notif issued (OCT-15-2009), St Boil Water Order (OCT-15-2009), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from OCT-15-2009 to OCT-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2009), St Other (NOV-04-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-29-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2009), St Public Notif requested (2 times from SEP-28-2009 to OCT-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-29-2009), St Public Notif issued (SEP-28-2009), St Boil Water Order (SEP-28-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2009), St Public Notif requested (2 times from SEP-28-2009 to OCT-01-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-05-2009), St Other (OCT-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-29-2009), St Boil Water Order (AUG-24-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-24-2009), St Public Notif issued (AUG-25-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-27-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2009), St Other (SEP-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-29-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-24-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-28-2009 to AUG-28-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
VFW POST 4207 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-31-2010 to JAN-21-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-20-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.0%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.8%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
126 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
170 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Monett (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Purdy: Monett Facility at 106 East Cleveland, branch established on 1890/01/01; Monett Wal-Mart Branch at 885 Highway 60, branch established on 1998/05/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $152.2 mil, Deposits: $135.3 mil, headquarters in Purdy, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Purdy Bancshares, Inc.
  • UMB Bank, National Association: South Kyler Street Branch at 300 South Kyler, branch established on 1995/05/15; 500 Broadway Branch at 500 Broadway, branch established on 1999/08/28. Info updated 2007/12/13: Bank assets: $11,205.9 mil, Deposits: $8,538.8 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 107 total offices, Holding Company: Umb Financial Corporation
  • Community National Bank: at 901 East Highway 60, branch established on 2002/09/05; Messenger Service at 901 Highway 60, branch established on 2002/09/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $85.1 mil, Deposits: $76.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Highway 60 Branch at 832 E Us Highway 60, branch established on 1974/10/03; Broadway Branch at 522 East Broadway Street, branch established on 1923/01/01. 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: Monett Facility at 100 East Broadway, branch established on 1993/02/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Monett:

Marital status in Monett, MO
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in Monett:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Missouri average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Monett
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Monett, MO (based on Barry County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,90584
Catholic3,7194
Mainline Protestant1,41413
Other2704
None16,289-
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: 7
This county:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
This county:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

8.9%
State:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.7%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Barry County:

14.4%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Monett:

49.6%
Missouri:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.5%
State:

48.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Monett:

19.6%
State:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.8%
Missouri:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.8%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Monett:

56.2%
Missouri:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.9%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Monett, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 21$85,206$48,6892$373
Other and Unallocable 18$60,039$40,0261$497
Parks and Recreation 17$47,338$33,4155$4,242
Firefighters 16$58,220$43,6656$845
Streets and Highways 12$40,535$40,5351$1,014
Electric Power 12$63,113$63,1130$0
Water Supply 7$25,156$43,1250$0
Sewerage 7$29,928$51,3050$0
Financial Administration 6$27,153$54,3060$0
Other Government Administration 4$2,676$8,0280$0
Solid Waste Management 4$11,830$35,4900$0
Airports 3$11,352$45,4080$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,092$49,1041$1,400
Police - Other 0$0 1$499
Totals for Government 128$466,638$43,74717$8,870

Monett government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,896,000 ($207.80)
    Regular Highways: $455,000 ($49.87)
    Sewerage: $428,000 ($46.91)
    Electric Utilities: $119,000 ($13.04)
    Water Utilities: $48,000 ($5.26)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $17,892,000 ($1960.98)
    Sewerage: $2,014,000 ($220.74)
    Police Protection: $1,558,000 ($170.76)
    Water Utilities: $1,487,000 ($162.98)
    Regular Highways: $1,369,000 ($150.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,069,000 ($117.16)
    General - Other: $1,037,000 ($113.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $994,000 ($108.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $513,000 ($56.23)
    Air Transportation: $298,000 ($32.66)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $262,000 ($28.72)
    Financial Administration: $258,000 ($28.28)
    Central Staff Services: $258,000 ($28.28)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $205,000 ($22.47)
    General Public Buildings: $101,000 ($11.07)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $89,000 ($9.75)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $352,000 ($38.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $187,000 ($20.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $141,000 ($15.45)
    Police Protection: $95,000 ($10.41)
    Air Transportation: $78,000 ($8.55)
    General - Other: $77,000 ($8.44)
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000 ($3.51)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $9,000 ($0.99)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,567,000 ($610.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $294,000 ($32.22)

Monett government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,284,000 ($359.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $656,000 ($71.90)
    Other: $652,000 ($71.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $304,000 ($33.32)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $288,000 ($31.57)
    Air Transportation: $233,000 ($25.54)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $62,000 ($6.80)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $74,000 ($8.11)
    Sale of Property: $17,000 ($1.86)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $20,171,000 ($2210.76)
    Water Utilities: $3,056,000 ($334.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $360,000 ($39.46)
    Sewerage: $147,000 ($16.11)
    Other: $93,000 ($10.19)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,201,000 ($460.43)
    Public Utilities Sales: $369,000 ($40.44)
    Other: $300,000 ($32.88)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $72,000 ($7.89)

Monett government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,226,000 ($2545.59)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,527,000 ($2359.38)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,519,000 ($385.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,820,000 ($199.47)

Monett government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,594,000 ($174.70)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,419,000 ($1470.74)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $436,000 ($47.79)

7.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,379 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.55%
Missouri average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lawrence County, MO  1.90% ($30,677 average AGI)
from Greene County, MO  0.54% ($30,254)
from Benton County, AR  0.41% ($25,500)


7.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,366 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
Missouri average:

7.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lawrence County, MO  2.15% ($32,396 average AGI)
to Greene County, MO  0.59% ($19,464)
to Benton County, AR  0.59% ($43,706)
Businesses in Monett, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway2
DHL1Super 81
Dairy Queen1T-Mobile1
Days Inn1Taco Bell1
FedEx2U-Haul2
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS2
La-Z-Boy1Verizon Wireless1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
Lowe's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Monett:

  • KRMO (990 AM; 3 kW; CASSVILLE, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KSWM (940 AM; 1 kW; AURORA, MO; Owner: 940 RADIO, INC.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Monett:

  • KKBL (95.9 FM; MONETT, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHTO (106.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQMO (97.7 FM; SHELL KNOB, MO; Owner: MAGIC CIRCLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGMY-FM (100.5 FM; AURORA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTTS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMXF (101.9 FM; LOWELL, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZRQ (104.1 FM; ASH GROVE, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KAMO-FM (94.3 FM; ROGERS, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOMG (92.9 FM; OZARK, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Monett:

  • K38DD (Channel 38; MONETT, MO; Owner: PEGGY L. DAVIS AND DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • K61GJ (Channel 61; AURORA, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOLR (Channel 10; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: VHR SPRINGFIELD LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDEB-TV (Channel 27; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: QUORUM OF MISSOURI LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
Monett fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Monett fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 47Number of bridges
  • 423ft / 129mTotal length
  • $4,684,000Total costs
  • 78,715Total average daily traffic
  • 7,088Total average daily truck traffic
  • 142,414Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Monett, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31910-1919
  • 41920-1929
  • 71930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 151990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 62010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Monett, MO
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Monett)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Monett, MO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 18 (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: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monett)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Monett)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 43. The highest number of fires - 126 took place in 2006, and the least - 3 in 2004. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Monett, MO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (52.3%), and Structure Fires (30.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Monett, MO
    • 36152.3%Outside Fires
    • 21330.9%Structure Fires
    • 639.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 537.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Monett, MO
Most common first names in Monett, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8380.4 years
John8177.4 years
William8176.4 years
James6774.1 years
George4676.4 years
Charles4476.4 years
Robert4273.5 years
Helen3379.3 years
Anna3182.6 years
Ruth3179.1 years
Most common last names in Monett, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis4480.9 years
Smith3379.4 years
Jackson2577.6 years
Long2477.3 years
Thomas2480.2 years
Johnson2173.9 years
Wormington2076.4 years
Moore1977.6 years
Williams1975.4 years
Brown1879.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Monett, MO
  • 67.2%Utility gas
  • 29.8%Electricity
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Monett, MO
  • 55.8%Electricity
  • 38.1%Utility gas
  • 6.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Monett compared to Missouri state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Monett on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Europe, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
There are 25 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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  • Mason Douglas Fritz (1)
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  • James Alan Hughes (1)
  • Tracy Archer (1)
  • David Sperandio (1)
  • Tracy R. Archer (1)
  • Robert D. Magoon (1)

Total of 24 patent applications in 2008-2021.