For population 25 years and over in New Madrid:
For population 15 years and over in New Madrid city:
28 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $618 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (77.2 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (104.6 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (376.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Howardville, MO (1.9 miles ), Lilbourn, MO (2.1 miles ), North Lilbourn, MO (2.2 miles) , Marston, MO (2.5 miles ), Catron, MO (3.1 miles) , Matthews, MO (3.5 miles ), Canalou, MO (3.8 miles ), Portageville, MO (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.59 N, Longitude: 89.54 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 New Madrid detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+0.2%).
Work and jobs in New Madrid: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in New Madrid, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
New Madrid-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the New Madrid city center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:New Madrid-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 130% greater 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 16.0 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 40.1 miles away from New Madrid center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 79.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 42.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 29.5 miles away from New Madrid center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 85.8 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 New Madrid County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dereke Tipler - College basketball player (Arkansas State Indians).
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Public elementary/middle schools in New Madrid:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.5%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.6% for Black residents, 74.2% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
45 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
146 people in nursing homes in 2000
36 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
New Madrid compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in New Madrid (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for New Madrid (based on New Madrid County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.25%
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 (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
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5.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,790 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:
7.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,972 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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See more detailed statistics of New Madrid fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 24 meters (79ft)
Total average daily traffic: 24,470
Total average daily truck traffic: 11,965
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in New Madrid)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in New Madrid, MO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in New Madrid)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in New Madrid, MO
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.