For population 25 years and over in Mound City:
For population 15 years and over in Mound City city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $736 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (33.4 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (81.6 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (411.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Bigelow, MO (1.9 miles) , Fortescue, MO (2.7 miles) , Big Lake, MO (2.8 miles) , Craig, MO (2.9 miles ), Maitland, MO (3.1 miles ), Forest City, MO (3.3 miles ), Graham, MO (3.3 miles) , Oregon, MO (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.13 N, Longitude: 95.23 W
Area code: 660
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Crime in Mound City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -89 (-6.9%).
Work and jobs in Mound City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mound City, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mound City-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 197% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.3 miles away from the Mound City city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/5/1954, a category F4 tornado 29.8 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mound City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 38.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.5 miles away from Mound City center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.8 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 76.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Holt County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Frank McGrath - Actor and stunt performer.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 15.1%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
43 people in nursing homes
Mound City compared to Missouri state average:
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Religion statistics for Mound City (based on Holt County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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Mound City government finances in 2002:
6.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,886 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:
7.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,464 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 40 meters (131ft)
Total costs: $604,000
Total average daily traffic: 41,075
Total average daily truck traffic: 14,653
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: