For population 25 years and over in Monroe City:
For population 15 years and over in Monroe City city:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $728 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (58.4 miles , pop. 84,531).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (106.9 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (260.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Hunnewell, MO (2.6 miles ), Stoutsville, MO (3.1 miles) , Rensselaer, MO (3.2 miles) , Florida, MO (3.4 miles) , Center, MO (3.8 miles ), Palmyra, MO (3.9 miles ), Perry, MO (4.0 miles ), Shelbina, MO (4.1 miles ).
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Latitude: 39.65 N, Longitude: 91.73 W
Area code: 573
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Monroe City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -153 (-5.6%).
Work and jobs in Monroe City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Monroe City, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Monroe City-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.2 miles away from the Monroe City city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/10/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.1 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Monroe City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 96% 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 83.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Marion County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 12.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.3%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.4% for Black residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 18.2% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
74 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Monroe City in 2010:
21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Monroe City compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Monroe City (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Monroe City (based on Marion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
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6.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,527 average adjusted gross income)
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:
6.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,175 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Monroe City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monroe City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.