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Population in 2012: 182 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +52.9%
Males: 120  (66.0%)
Females: 62  (34.0%)

Median resident age:  37.8 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip code: 64849

Estimated median household income in 2012: $44,923 (it was $29,375 in 2000)
Neck City:

$44,923
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,750

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $75,986 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Neck City:

$75,986
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $67,804; Detached houses: $75,757; Mobile homes: $46,786

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Neck City races chart
  • White alone - 174 (93.5%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (2.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (2.2%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (1.6%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Neck City: 76.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (46.8%), Irish (20.9%), English (12.0%), French Canadian (8.2%), United States (4.4%), French (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1899

Elevation: 934 feet

Land area: 0.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,758 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Neck City:

  • High school or higher: 77.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Neck City city:

  • Never married: 41.2%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 3.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $678 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $313 (0.5%)

Neck City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (63.9 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (113.6 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (335.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Purcell, MO (1.0 miles ), Alba, MO (1.4 miles ), Oronogo, MO (2.2 miles ), Carytown, MO (2.5 miles ), Brooklyn Heights, MO (2.6 miles) , Carterville, MO (2.7 miles ), Webb City, MO (2.8 miles ), Carl Junction, MO (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 37.26 N, Longitude: 94.44 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

Neck City household income distribution Neck City home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.6%
Missouri:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-9.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (65%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (57%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)


Average climate in Neck City, Missouri

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Tornado activity:

Neck City-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 182% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Neck City city center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 tornado 22.9 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Neck City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.1 miles away from Neck City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jasper County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Neck City:

  • ST LUKE'S NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • CARTHAGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • HEARTLAND KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Neck City:

  • Missouri Southern State University (about 11 miles; Joplin, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,115)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 18 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,143)
  • Crowder College (about 32 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 2,111)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 62 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,210)
  • Drury University (about 64 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 64 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 3,034)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 65 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 6,501)

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Jasper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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AQI  PM10 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 24.8. This is better than average.
City:

24.8
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.7
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 13.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.3
U.S.:

11.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.2%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Neck City compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students 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


Neck City travel time to work - commute


Neck City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (66%)
  • Utility gas (28%)
  • Wood (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Neck City city (based on Jasper County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.41%
Here58.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Churches and Churches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic Church Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents33.4%15.5%11.5%9.0%6.9%
Congregations20.7%15.6%12.8%2.2%1.1%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodLutheran ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.7%2.6%2.3%2.3%13.9%
Congregations3.9%7.8%1.7%2.2%31.8%
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: 9
Here:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Jasper County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
This county:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Jasper County:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

8.5%
State:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.7%
State:

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

14.5%
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 2$175
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$275
Water Supply 0$0 1$150
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 0$0 10$700

Neck City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($54.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($32.97)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($32.97)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($10.99)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($10.99)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,000 ($27.47)

Neck City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($32.97)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($54.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($27.47)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $5,000 ($27.47)
    NEC: $1,000 ($5.49)
    Total General Sales: $1,000 ($5.49)
    Property: $1,000 ($5.49)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $56,000 ($307.69)

7.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.85%
Missouri average:

7.87%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($195 average AGI)
Jasper County:

0.07%
Missouri average:

0.11%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Newton County, MO  1.63% ($29,555 average AGI)
from Cherokee County, KS  0.35% ($24,281)
from Greene County, MO  0.27% ($33,087)


6.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,570 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.88%
Missouri average:

7.66%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($66 average AGI)
Jasper County:

0.03%
Missouri average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Newton County, MO  1.46% ($28,066 average AGI)
to Greene County, MO  0.38% ($27,417)
to Cherokee County, KS  0.33% ($23,280)

Strongest AM radio stations in Neck City:

  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KDMO (1490 AM; 1 kW; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Neck City:

  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHST (101.7 FM; LAMAR, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KXMS (88.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSOURI SOUTHERN STATE COLLEGE)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Neck City:

  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGCS-LP (Channel 57; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD OF REGENTS, MO. SOUTH. ST.COLLEGE)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $604,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,574
Total average daily truck traffic: 283
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 3,861

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 1

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