Nevada, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 8,295 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.6%
 
Males: 3,825  (46.1%)
Females: 4,470  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  37.1 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64772.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,636 (it was $25,774 in 2000)
Nevada:

$29,636
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,998 (it was $15,118 in 2000)

Nevada city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,183 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Nevada:

$67,183
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $88,802; Detached houses: $90,318; Townhouses or other attached units: $184,466; Mobile homes: $7,159

Median gross rent in 2013: $599.

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  • Races in Nevada, MO (2013)

    Nevada races chart
    • 8,08892.9%White alone
    • 2693.1%Hispanic
    • 1201.4%Black alone
    • 991.1%Two or more races
    • 700.8%Asian alone
    • 450.5%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Nevada: 76.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.9%), Irish (15.8%), United States (14.6%), English (11.3%), Italian (3.1%), Polish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1880

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 8.93 square miles.

Population density: 929 people per square mile   (low).

Nevada,MO real estate house value index trend

Nevada, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Nevada:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nevada city:

  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 41.0%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

44 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 48 registered sex offenders living in Nevada, Missouri as of December 02, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Nevada to the number of sex offenders is 170 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $733 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $669 (1.1%)

Nevada satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (73.7 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (86.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (374.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Milo, MO (2.6 miles) , Moundville, MO (2.7 miles) , Walker, MO (2.8 miles ), Deerfield, MO (2.9 miles) , Metz, MO (3.4 miles) , Bronaugh, MO (3.4 miles ), Richards, MO (3.5 miles) , Sheldon, MO (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $62,600
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $54,500
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $87,300
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $73,400
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $79,600
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $63,000
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $70,400
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $58,400
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $111,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.84 N, Longitude: 94.36 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,541 (+41.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,939 (87.6%)

Area code: 417

Nevada household income distribution Nevada home values distribution

Crime rates in Nevada by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000200000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.024.10.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 3250562343343
per 100,000 34.423.558.90.058.770.924.136.148.335.636.049.336.3
Robberies 4163444447942
per 100,000 45.811.870.735.347.047.348.348.248.383.2108.149.324.2
Assaults 19182519613528355851373857
per 100,000 217.7211.8294.6223.5716.0413.9337.9421.7699.9606.0444.3468.6690.3
Burglaries 8311511793111745973108121140146120
per 100,000 951.21,353.11,378.91,094.01,303.0875.0712.0879.61,303.21,437.71,681.11,800.21,453.3
Thefts 433468438486550425426474370468684570424
per 100,000 4,962.25,506.55,162.15,717.06,456.25,025.45,141.25,711.54,464.85,560.88,213.37,028.45,135.0
Auto thefts 20304042464030212129444025
per 100,000 229.2353.0471.4494.1540.0473.0362.1253.0253.4344.6528.3493.2302.8
Arson 15455483252210
per 100,000 11.558.847.158.858.747.396.536.124.159.424.024.7121.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 357.8396.4454.7388.7580.0441.0374.9472.4469.5510.4620.5577.7491.4

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Crime rate in Nevada detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Missouri average:

2.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -218 (-2.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Nevada, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Nevada-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Nevada city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 5/17/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 264.8 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 268.6 miles away from Nevada center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 270.3 miles away from the city center
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 218.3 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 219.9 miles away from Nevada center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 354.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Vernon County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Nevada topographic map

Birthplace of: John Huston - (1906-1987), film director, Ralph Eberhart - General, Sue Thompson - Country singer, Harry J. Lloyd - Businessman, Eva Bowring - Politician, Patricia Breckenridge - Politician, Virginia Dehn - Painter.

Hospitals and medical centers in Nevada:

  • HEARTLAND BEHAVORIAL HEALTH SERVICES (1500 WEST ASHLAND)
  • NEVADA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, 800 S ASH ST)
  • NEVADA STATE HOSPITAL (ASH STREET AT HIGHLAND)
  • NEVADA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (800 SOUTH ASH)
  • CHRISTIAN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION OF NEVADA (700 EAST HIGHLAND AVENUE)
  • MEDICALODGES NEVADA (1210 WEST ASHLAND)
  • MOORE-FEW CARE CENTER (901 SOUTH ADAMS)
  • PAUL L AND MARTHA BARONE CARE CENTER (2102 NORTH ASH STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Nevada:

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Colleges/Universities in Nevada:

  • Cottey College (Full-time enrollment: 298; Location: 1000 W Austin; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cottey.edu)
  • Nevada Regional Technical Center (FT enrollment: 23; Location: 2015 North West Street; Public; Website: www.nevada.k12.mo.us)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nevada:

  • Pittsburg State University (about 37 miles; Pittsburg, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,838)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 52 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 55 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Allen County Community College (about 58 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Crowder College (about 72 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 72 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 73 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)

Public high schools in Nevada:

  • NEVADA HIGH (Students: 796, Location: 800 W HICKORY ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • HEARTLAND R-V SCH. (Students: 44, Location: 1500 W ASHLAND, Grades: 2-12)
  • CEDAR RIDGE SCHOOL (Location: 901 N OLIVE ST, Grades: KG-12)
  • NEVADA REGIONAL TECH.-CTR. (Location: 900 W ASHLAND ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Nevada:

  • TRUMAN ELEM. (Students: 588, Location: 901 W ASHLAND, Grades: 3-5)
  • NEVADA MIDDLE (Students: 578, Location: 900 N OLIVE ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • BENTON ELEM. (Students: 180, Location: 500 E VERNON ST, Grades: 2)
  • BRYAN ELEM. (Location: 400 W LEE ST, Grades: PK-1)

Private elementary/middle schools in Nevada:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 41, Location: 330 N MAIN ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • BIBLE BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 7, Location: 18770 E 54 HWY, Grades: UG-8)
See full list of schools located in Nevada

Library in Nevada:

  • NEVADA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $237,483; Location: 212 WEST WALNUT STREET; 26,535 books; 844 audio materials; 1,393 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 50 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Nevada: Nevada Country Club (A), Nevada Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Nevada include: First Christian Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Heritage Baptist Church (D), Countryside Assembly of God Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Deepwood Cemetery (1), Nevada State Hospital Cemetery (2), Newton Cemetery (3), Callaway Cemetery (4), Mount Calvary Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Katy Allen Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Willow Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Nevada include: Marmaduke Park (1), George Lyons Park (2), Walton Park (3), Centennial Park (4), Radio Springs Park (5), Spring Street Park (6), Postlethwaite Park (7), Twin Lakes Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Bushwhacker - Museum (212 West Walnut Street), Bushwhacker - Jail (Museums; 231 North Main Street).

Hotels: Days Inn Nevada MO (2345 East Marvel Road), Country Inn-Suites Nevada (2520 East Austin), Comfort Inn (2345 E Marvel Rd), Econo Lodge Nevada (1401 East Austin Boulevard), Best Western Rambler Motel (1401 East Austin Boulevard), Country Inn & Suites by Carlson-Nevada (2520 East Austin Boulevard).

Courts: Vernon - County - Bridge Department- Custodian- Highway Barn- Courthouse- Bridge Depart (200 North Colorado), Vernon - County - Courthouse- Custodian (Court House Custodia), Vernon County - Custodian- Clerk's Ofc (Courthouse), Vernon County - Court House- Jail- Custodian (230 West Cherry Street).

Vernon 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 85.6. This is about average.

City:

85.6
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.49. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.49
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.82
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.1%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.7% for American Indian residents, 2.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Nevada in 2010:

  • 286 people in college/university student housing
  • 263 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 105 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 95 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 48 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 22 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Nevada in 2000:

  • 337 people in nursing homes
  • 251 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 152 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 123 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 35 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Nevada, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Nevada (2011 data):

  • Metz Banking Company: at 123 North Osage Boulevard, branch established on 1906/09/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $64.2 mil, Deposits: $57.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Nevada Branch at 401 E. Austin Branch, branch established on 1869/06/19. 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
  • Great Southern Bank: Nevada Branch at 201 East Cherry Street, branch established on 1928/01/02. 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.
  • The First National Bank of Nevada, Missouri: The First National Bank Of Nevada, Missouri at 100 W. Walnut St, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $88.9 mil, Deposits: $76.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: 1889 Bancshares, Inc.
  • Heritage State Bank: at 1625 Hedges Plaza, branch established on 1911/06/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $117.1 mil, Deposits: $93.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Shelbank Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Nevada Branch at 200 East Cherry, branch established on 1997/11/14. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Nevada city (based on Vernon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,24036
Mainline Protestant1,61811
Catholic5422
Other5223
None11,237-
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: 2
Vernon County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Vernon County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

7.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Vernon County:

29.7%
Missouri:

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

13.5%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.4%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Nevada:

47.4%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Nevada:

18.1%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Nevada:

9.2%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Nevada:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Nevada:

34.7%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Nevada:

56.7%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Nevada:

77.9%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nevada, MO Residents
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 5$12,168$29,2030$0
Other Government Administration 6$27,861$55,7220$0
Judicial and Legal 5$19,063$45,7510$0
Police Protection - Officers 19$64,379$40,6600$0
Police - Other 2$4,362$26,1720$0
Firefighters 12$45,963$45,9630$0
Streets and Highways 5$14,256$34,2140$0
Hospitals 312$1,147,580$44,13856$94,892
Sewerage 4$9,983$29,9490$0
Parks and Recreation 7$20,017$34,31514$7,003
Water Supply 5$11,178$26,8270$0
Other and Unallocable 5$11,683$28,0391$1,010
Totals for Government 387$1,388,493$43,05471$102,905

5.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,192 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
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 Cedar County, MO  0.54% ($25,711 average AGI)
from Bourbon County, KS  0.40% ($28,179)
from Bates County, MO  0.30% ($19,476)


6.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,977 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
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 Cedar County, MO  0.61% ($22,256 average AGI)
to Greene County, MO  0.52% ($29,216)
to Jasper County, MO  0.39% ($22,286)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nevada:

  • KNEM (1240 AM; 1 kW; NEVADA, MO; Owner: HARBIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nevada:

  • K206CH (89.1 FM; NEVADA, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KNMO-FM (97.5 FM; NEVADA, MO; Owner: HARBIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KVCY (104.7 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KOMB (103.9 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: FORT SCOTT BROADCCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBZI (100.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KESM-FM (105.5 FM; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO; Owner: WILDWOOD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Nevada:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Nevada fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Nevada fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 173m568ftTotal length
  • $5,063,000Total costs
  • 92,022Total average daily traffic
  • 20,941Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 141960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Nevada, MO
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Nevada)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 108 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Nevada, MO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Nevada)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Nevada)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 93
  • Hazardous Condition: 78
  • Service Call: 46
  • Good Intent Call: 14

Incident types - Nevada

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Nevada, MO

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Nevada, Missouri:

  • Americas Best Value Inn & Suites, 2345 E Marvel Rd, Nevada, Missouri 64772 , Phone: (417) 667-6777, Fax: (417) 667-6135
  • Country Inn & Suites By Carlson - Nevada, Mo, 2520 E Austin, Nevada, Missouri 64772 , Phone: (417) 667-9292, Fax: (417) 667-2186
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 311 S Johnson Dr, Nevada, Missouri 64772 , Phone: (417) 283-6177, Fax: (417) 283-6188
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Nevada, Missouri
Most common first names in Nevada, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary16079.9 years
William12574.7 years
John11476.6 years
James10672.6 years
Charles8973.1 years
Robert8870.8 years
George8275.9 years
Helen6375.8 years
Ruth5680.2 years
Harry5179.2 years
Most common last names in Nevada, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9475.5 years
Johnson5376.4 years
Jones3976.5 years
Davis3979.8 years
Williams3873.9 years
Thomas3476.5 years
Brown3375.7 years
Miller3279.8 years
Wilson2878.7 years
Moore2779.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Nevada, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SAS Shoes1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx2Subway1
Ford1Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul2
KFC1UPS2
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1YMCA1
MasterBrand Cabinets3

Nevada compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Nevada on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded (population 1,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 1,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
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  • Michael Bietsch (1)
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