Neosho, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 12,157 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +15.7%
 
Males: 5,865  (48.2%)
Females: 6,292  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  32.6 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64850.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,301 (it was $31,225 in 2000)
Neosho:

$34,301
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,386 (it was $15,847 in 2000)

Neosho city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $87,212 (it was $64,700 in 2000)
Neosho:

$87,212
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $551.

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  • Races in Neosho, MO (2013)

    Neosho races chart
    • 9,35177.3%White alone
    • 1,34011.1%Hispanic
    • 3663.0%American Indian alone
    • 3362.8%Two or more races
    • 2241.9%Black alone
    • 680.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 450.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Neosho: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.6%), Irish (12.2%), English (11.0%), United States (10.2%), Scottish (1.8%), French (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1878

Elevation: 1035 feet

Land area: 14.9 square miles.

Population density: 814 people per square mile   (low).

Neosho,MO real estate house value index trend

Neosho, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Neosho:

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Neosho city:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

1,107 residents are foreign born (6.4% Latin America, 1.9% Oceania).

This city:

9.2%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 58 registered sex offenders living in Neosho, Missouri as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Neosho to the number of sex offenders is 209 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $673 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $586 (0.7%)

Neosho satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (55.2 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (100.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (312.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Granby, MO (2.8 miles ), Goodman, MO (2.8 miles ), Diamond, MO (3.2 miles ), Stark City, MO (3.2 miles) , Newtonia, MO (3.3 miles ), Stella, MO (3.5 miles) , Ritchey, MO (3.5 miles) , Saginaw, MO (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 39 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 1998: 55 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 1999: 82 buildings, average cost: $50,100
  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2001: 28 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2007: 21 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2009: 37 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2011: 21 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $124,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.86 N, Longitude: 94.38 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Flower Box City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,870 (+32.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,996 (60.5%)

Area code: 417

Neosho household income distribution Neosho home values distribution

Crime rates in Neosho by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000003000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.026.50.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 6210122133366
per 100,000 56.818.89.40.09.117.817.78.826.326.725.350.449.1
Robberies 3222062253223
per 100,000 28.418.818.818.50.053.517.717.643.926.716.816.824.6
Assaults 3310053239231020141692521
per 100,000 312.2939.0497.3212.881.5205.288.3175.9122.8142.375.8209.8171.9
Burglaries 1049894103847468845864739582
per 100,000 983.9920.2882.0953.0760.3660.1600.3738.7508.9569.1614.6797.2671.4
Thefts 471442441430398344371483457468335397444
per 100,000 4,456.04,150.24,138.13,978.53,602.53,068.43,275.14,247.64,009.54,161.82,820.33,331.73,635.5
Auto thefts 40292130232022181219162322
per 100,000 378.4272.3197.1277.6208.2178.4194.2158.3105.3169.0134.7193.0180.1
Arson 3205295160235
per 100,000 28.418.80.046.318.180.344.18.852.60.016.825.240.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 385.3450.7348.0289.8232.4249.1272.6275.7257.5271.7202.6285.5281.7

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Crime rate in Neosho detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +756 (+7.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Neosho, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Neosho-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.1 miles away from the Neosho city center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/2008, a category F4 tornado 14.4 miles away from the city center killed 15 people and injured 200 people and caused $45 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Neosho-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 167.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 168.2 miles away from Neosho center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 241.1 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 253.3 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 268.2 miles away from Neosho center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 190.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newton County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Neosho topographic map

Birthplace of: Thomas Hart Benton (painter) - Painter and muralist, Donn Clendenon - Professional baseball player, David Edwards (golfer) - Professional golfer, Paul Stader - Television actor, David Edwards - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 4/18/56), Don Enoch - Businessman, Hugh Robinson (aviator) - Aerospace engineer, Tyler Chaney - College basketball player (Missouri State Bears).

Hospitals and medical centers in Neosho:

  • FREEMAN NEOSHO HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 113 WEST HICKORY STREET)
  • BEVERLY HEALTHCARE OF NEOSHO (330 SOUTH WOOD STREET)
  • MEDICALODGES NEOSHO (400 LYON DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Neosho:

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Colleges/Universities in Neosho:

  • Crowder College (Full-time enrollment: 3,675; Location: 601 Laclede Ave; Public; Website: www.crowder.edu)
  • Neosho Beauty College (FT enrollment: 42; Location: 116 N Wood St; Private, for-profit; Website: neoshobeautycollege.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Neosho:

  • Missouri Southern State University (about 18 miles; Joplin, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,456)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 28 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 37 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 42 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • John Brown University (about 48 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 57 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 66 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)

Public high school in Neosho:

Private high school in Neosho:

  • OZARK CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 51; Location: 906 N SUMMIT ST; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Neosho:

Private elementary/middle school in Neosho:

  • NEOSHO CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 44; Location: 903 W SOUTH ST; Grades: KG - 11)
See full list of schools located in Neosho, School District:

Library in Neosho:

  • NEOSHO NEWTON COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $630,129; Location: 201 WEST SPRING STREET; 63,764 books; 2,042 audio materials; 4,074 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 82 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Service organizations: Neosho Crosslines Ministries Homeless Shelter and Guest House 415 North High Street Neosho, MO 64850 417.455.9393 www.NeoshoCrosslines.org info at NeoshoCrosslines.org Emergency and Short Term food and shelter to the homeless Distribution Center & Thrift Store 308 E. Spring Street Neosho MO 64850 417.451.0157 Clothes, household and personal care items to those in need. Thrift Store open to the public
  • Please add to the private school listing: Neosho Christian Schools (Neosho Christian Academy, grades K-8; Neosho Christian High school, grades 9-12).

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Notable locations in Neosho: Missouri Department of Conservation Forestry Southwest Regional Field Fire Office Neosho (A), Neosho Fire Department (B), Neosho Fire Department Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Church in Neosho: Mormon Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Neosho include: Morse Park (1), Big Spring Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Newton County Historical Society Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 121 North Washington Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Flower Box Motel (714 West McCord Street) (1), Executive Inn (1400 South Highway 71) (2), Best Western Big Spring Lodge (1810 Southern View Drive) (3), Motel 8-Booneslick Lodge (1602 Industrial Drive) (4), Neosho Inn (JCT 60 & 71 Highway) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Neosho City - Municipal Court (221 North College Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

OZARK CAMP & RETREAT CTR (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
MONARK BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In AUG-15-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SKATELAND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-13-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-03-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-28-2013 to OCT-02-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-23-2013 to OCT-02-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.0%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 88.4% for Black residents, 32.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.4% for American Indian residents, 32.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.7% for other race residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.5%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Neosho in 2010:

  • 233 people in college/university student housing
  • 98 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 94 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 27 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Neosho in 2000:

  • 198 people in nursing homes
  • 119 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 50 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Neosho, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Neosho 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.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with most branches in Neosho (2011 data):

  • Community Bank and Trust: Community Bank And Trust, Branch 04, Branch 02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $294.0 mil, Deposits: $252.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • First Community Bank: Neosho Branch at 3005 Gardner-Edgewood Drive, branch established on 2011/08/03; Neosho Branch at 230 West Spring Street, branch established on 1991/06/01. Info updated 2010/04/01: Bank assets: $738.3 mil, Deposits: $597.9 mil, headquarters in Batesville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Southwest Missouri Bank: Neosho North at 110 North Neosho Boulevard, branch established on 1994/03/07; Neosho South at 2995 Gardner Edgewood Drive, branch established on 1997/06/09. Info updated 2009/07/27: Bank assets: $642.0 mil, Deposits: $564.6 mil, headquarters in Carthage, MO, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Southwest Missouri Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Arvest Bank: Neosho Branch at 739 Harmony, branch established on 1999/05/21; Neosho In-Store Branch at 3200 Lusk Drive, branch established on 1999/12/17. Info updated 2010/11/29: Bank assets: $12,520.8 mil, Deposits: $10,446.2 mil, headquarters in Fayetteville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 241 total offices, Holding Company: Arvest Bank Group, Inc.
  • Hometown Bank, National Association: Neosho Branch at 1285 South Neosho Boulevard Branch, branch established on 2001/04/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $182.7 mil, Deposits: $150.2 mil, headquarters in Carthage, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Neosho Boulevard Branch at 719 South Neosho Boulevard, branch established on 1972/12/12. 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
  • Boulevard Bank: at 111 E Main St, branch established on 1884/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $161.4 mil, Deposits: $132.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices
  • Great Southern Bank: Neosho Office at 714 S. Neosho Boulevard, branch established on 1990/09/24. Info updated 2012/02/03: Bank assets: $3,788.7 mil, Deposits: $2,986.3 mil, headquarters in Reeds Spring, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Great Southern Bancorp, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Neosho Walmart Branch at 1094 South Neosho Boulevard, branch established on 1999/12/06. 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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Neosho, Missouri:

  • Super 8 Motel Neosho, 3085 Gardner/Edgewood Dr, Neosho, MO 64850 , Phone: (417) 455-1888, Fax: (417) 455-0921
  • Booneslick Lodge, 1602 Industrial Dr, Neosho, MO 64850 , Phone: (417) 455-0888, Fax: (417) 455-0936
  • Kailash Hospitality, LLC Dba Super 8 Neosho, 3085 Gardner Edgewood Dr, Neosho, MO 64850 , Phone: (417) 455-1888, Fax: (417) 455-0921
  • Best Western Big Spring Lodge, 1810 Southern View, Neosho, MO 64850 , Phone: (417) 455-2300, Fax: (417) 455-2688
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Neosho, Missouri

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Neosho city (based on Newton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,49783
Mainline Protestant3,3149
Catholic1,0052
Other9276
None30,371-
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
Newton County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Newton County:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

12.4%
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$23,975$35,9630$0
Other Government Administration 9$29,836$39,7810$0
Judicial and Legal 4$9,447$28,3410$0
Police Protection - Officers 18$58,567$39,0451$179
Police - Other 1$2,639$31,6680$0
Firefighters 26$78,032$36,0150$0
Fire - Other 1$2,834$34,0080$0
Streets and Highways 8$20,201$30,3020$0
Airports 1$2,342$28,1042$1,160
Welfare 1$2,639$31,6680$0
Health 1$1,915$22,9800$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,460$20,7601$793
Sewerage 10$29,302$35,1621$1,167
Parks and Recreation 7$16,430$28,1669$5,444
Water Supply 16$42,677$32,0081$863
Totals for Government 113$324,296$34,43915$9,606

Neosho government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,923,000 ($158.18)
    Air Transportation: $435,000 ($35.78)
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000 ($11.76)
    Sewerage: $115,000 ($9.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000 ($2.22)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $1,325,000 ($108.99)
    Police Protection: $1,312,000 ($107.92)
    Water Utilities: $1,240,000 ($102.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,157,000 ($95.17)
    Regular Highways: $796,000 ($65.48)
    Sewerage: $715,000 ($58.81)
    Central Staff Services: $521,000 ($42.86)
    Financial Administration: $362,000 ($29.78)
    Air Transportation: $172,000 ($14.15)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $83,000 ($6.83)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $76,000 ($6.25)
    General - Other: $35,000 ($2.88)
    Health - Other: $33,000 ($2.71)
    Natural Resources - Other: $12,000 ($0.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $371,000 ($30.52)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $72,000 ($5.92)
    Correctional Institutions: $17,000 ($1.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $273,000 ($22.46)
    Regular Highways: $106,000 ($8.72)
    Police Protection: $78,000 ($6.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($1.40)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $16,000 ($1.32)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($1.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,195,000 ($345.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $90,000 ($7.40)

Neosho government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,013,000 ($83.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $783,000 ($64.41)
    Air Transportation: $171,000 ($14.07)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $576,000 ($47.38)
    Air Transportation: $427,000 ($35.12)
    All Other: $192,000 ($15.79)
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000 ($10.45)
    General Local Government Support: $101,000 ($8.31)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $671,000 ($55.19)
    Fines and Forfeits: $296,000 ($24.35)
    General Revenue, NEC: $128,000 ($10.53)
    Interest Earnings: $114,000 ($9.38)
    Rents: $45,000 ($3.70)
    Sale of Property: $43,000 ($3.54)
    Special Assessments: $25,000 ($2.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,550,000 ($127.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $192,000 ($15.79)
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000 ($10.45)
    General Local Government Support: $101,000 ($8.31)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,194,000 ($344.99)
    Property: $1,187,000 ($97.64)
    Public Utilities Sales: $583,000 ($47.96)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $307,000 ($25.25)
    Motor Vehicle License: $131,000 ($10.78)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $70,000 ($5.76)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $53,000 ($4.36)

Neosho government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,430,000 ($693.43)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,055,000 ($662.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $375,000 ($30.85)

Neosho government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,447,000 ($201.28)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,512,000 ($124.37)

7.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,924 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
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 Jasper County, MO  2.94% ($33,694 average AGI)
from McDonald County, MO  0.65% ($24,630)
from Barry County, MO  0.26% ($25,471)


7.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
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 Jasper County, MO  2.90% ($34,405 average AGI)
to McDonald County, MO  0.59% ($27,310)
to Greene County, MO  0.29% ($21,911)

Strongest AM radio stations in Neosho:

  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRMO (990 AM; 3 kW; CASSVILLE, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Neosho:

  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMXF (101.9 FM; LOWELL, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXMS (88.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSOURI SOUTHERN STATE COLLEGE)
  • K279AD (103.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Neosho:

  • KCLG-CA (Channel 32; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • K09VM (Channel 9; ANDERSON, ETC., 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)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Neosho fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 22m72ftTotal length
  • $1,118,000Total costs
  • 67,324Total average daily traffic
  • 6,779Total average daily truck traffic
  • 124,240Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 51930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Neosho, MO
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Neosho)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 139 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Neosho, MO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 120 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Neosho)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Neosho)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED39$84,14627$78,62871$110,49810$38,26016$51,9424$26,390
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$05$75,6620$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$97,31610$51,62933$95,5752$15,3501$62,9501$24,290
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$109,0703$106,23729$116,3013$66,0603$36,2231$49,900
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$157,3700$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00, 0203.00, 0208.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$101,8582$101,480
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$92,1400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00, 0203.00, 0208.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 196
  • Hazardous Condition: 47
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 31

Incident types - Neosho

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Neosho, MO
Most common first names in Neosho, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14675.6 years
William13576.9 years
James13573.5 years
Mary12580.2 years
Robert10473.3 years
Charles10376.2 years
George8275.9 years
Helen5781.8 years
Dorothy5075.5 years
Ruth4678.9 years
Most common last names in Neosho, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8177.7 years
Johnson6076.2 years
Jones5377.9 years
Wilson5273.8 years
Williams5178.5 years
Brown3976.4 years
Anderson3077.4 years
Taylor2974.9 years
Harris2980.0 years
Mitchell2781.2 years
Businesses in Neosho, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Arby's1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1Quiznos1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Curves1Super 81
FedEx4Taco Bell1
GameStop1True Value1
H&R Block2U-Haul2
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS2
La-Z-Boy1Walgreens1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's1
Lowe's1YMCA2
Maurices1
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