Parkville, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 6,098 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +50.2%
Males: 2,960  (48.5%)
Females: 3,138  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  40.8 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64092.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $101,092 (it was $68,600 in 2000)
Parkville:

$101,092
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $52,093 (it was $33,119 in 2000)

Parkville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $350,547 (it was $202,900 in 2000)
Parkville:

$350,547
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $612.

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  • Races in Parkville, MO (2010)

    Parkville races chart
    • 4,81486.7%White alone
    • 2204.0%Black alone
    • 2053.7%Hispanic
    • 1693.0%Asian alone
    • 1172.1%Two or more races
    • 140.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone
    • 80.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Parkville: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.8%), Irish (17.1%), English (14.6%), United States (6.9%), Polish (5.2%), French (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1858

Elevation: 830 feet

Land area: 6.92 square miles.

Population density: 882 people per square mile   (low).

Parkville, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Parkville:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 65.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Parkville city:

  • Never married: 31.6%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

384 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.9% Africa).

This city:

6.6%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,770 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,529 (1.3%)

Parkville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kansas City, KS (6.2 miles , pop. 146,866).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (10.7 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (411.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Platte Woods, MO (1.7 miles ), Weatherby Lake, MO (1.8 miles ), Houston Lake, MO (1.8 miles ), Lake Waukomis, MO (1.9 miles ), Riverside, MO (1.9 miles ), Northmoor, MO (2.1 miles ), Oakwood Park, MO (2.4 miles) , Oaks, MO (2.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 67 buildings, average cost: $197,200
  • 1998: 37 buildings, average cost: $182,600
  • 1999: 96 buildings, average cost: $225,900
  • 2000: 124 buildings, average cost: $272,800
  • 2001: 100 buildings, average cost: $313,000
  • 2002: 80 buildings, average cost: $365,500
  • 2003: 65 buildings, average cost: $354,300
  • 2004: 58 buildings, average cost: $336,000
  • 2006: 59 buildings, average cost: $188,300
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $527,100
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $435,000
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $244,900
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $273,800
  • 2011: 24 buildings, average cost: $255,100
  • 2012: 52 buildings, average cost: $255,200
  • 2013: 55 buildings, average cost: $285,200
  • 2014: 78 buildings, average cost: $314,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.20 N, Longitude: 94.68 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,019 (+17.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 632 (20.6%)

Parkville household income distribution Parkville home values distribution

Crime rates in Parkville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.017.90.00.00.00.0
Rapes 022210000042
per 100,000 0.042.839.438.819.00.00.00.00.00.068.533.2
Robberies 003301050210
per 100,000 0.00.059.158.20.018.50.089.50.035.317.10.0
Assaults 8122030547361
per 100,000 194.4257.039.40.056.90.092.371.6125.653.0102.716.6
Burglaries 2219221311141318181798
per 100,000 534.5406.9433.7252.3208.5259.4240.0322.3322.9300.5154.0132.9
Thefts 838716013512712516413710610486104
per 100,000 2,016.51,863.03,154.02,619.82,407.12,315.73,027.52,453.41,901.71,838.11,471.81,728.1
Auto thefts 71211826546160
per 100,000 170.1257.0216.8155.237.9111.292.371.6107.617.7102.70.0
Arson 200001000010
per 100,000 48.60.00.00.00.018.50.00.00.00.017.10.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.2) 175.3215.1237.5188.5144.4128.7168.3209.1136.1120.5162.8111.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Parkville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.49
Missouri average:

2.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,681 (+70.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Parkville, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Parkville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 105% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Parkville city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 369.8 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 313.1 miles away from Parkville 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 321.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 343.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 366.2 miles away from Parkville 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 308.2 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 Platte County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Parkville topographic map

Birthplace of: William Alfred Quayle - Biographer, Frank Ringo - Baseball player, Tommy Hottovy - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Parkville:

  • HOSPICE ADVANTAGE (Hospital, about 1 miles away; KANSAS CITY, MO)
  • PLATTE WOODS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; KANSAS CITY, MO)
  • BRYANT BUTLER KITCHEN NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • RIVERSIDE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; RIVERSIDE, MO)
  • KENDALLWOOD HOSPICE COMPANY (Hospital, about 4 miles away; RIVERSIDE, MO)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF KANSAS CITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • MEDICALODGES KANSAS CITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; KANSAS CITY, KS)

Amtrak stations near Parkville:

  • 10 miles: KANSAS CITY (2200 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in Parkville:

  • Park University (Full-time enrollment: 9,131; Location: 8700 NW River Park Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.park.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Parkville:

  • Grantham University (about 4 miles; Kansas City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 8,385)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 7 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 11 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 13 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 13 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Wright Career College (about 19 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 19 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)

Public elementary/middle school in Parkville:

  • GRADEN ELEM. (Students: 451, Location: 8804 HWY 45 NW, Grades: KG-5)
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Notable location: Southern Platte Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Centers: Parkville Heights Shopping Center (1), Park Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Parkville include: Cornerstone Bible Church (A), Hawthorne House (B), Washington Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Riss Lake (A), Adkison Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: White Aloe Branch (A), Rush Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Four Seasons Lawn & Landscape (403 East Street), KC Travel Intl (6806 Northwest Cross Road).

Platte County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 114. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

114
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.467. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.467
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.79. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.79
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 28.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.75
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.2% for Black residents, 44.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.7%
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 Parkville in 2010:

  • 333 people in college/university student housing
  • 54 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Parkville in 2000:

  • 181 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Parkville, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Parkville (2011 data):

  • Commerce Bank: Parkville Branch at 9155 Nw 45 Hwy, branch established on 2005/04/25. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Platte Valley Bank of Missouri: Parkville Branch at 8401 Nw Highway 45, branch established on 2001/08/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $356.7 mil, Deposits: $289.6 mil, headquarters in Platte City, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Platte County Bancshares, Inc.
  • PATRIOTS BANK: Park Bank Branch at 12 East First Street, branch established on 1911/07/11. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $85.1 mil, Deposits: $76.5 mil, headquarters in Liberty, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty First Bancshares, Inc.
  • BankLiberty.: Farley State Bank Branch at 6309 Nw 9 Hwy, branch established on 1907/05/09. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $435.2 mil, Deposits: $292.0 mil, headquarters in Liberty, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Missouri average:

11.0

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

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Religion statistics for Parkville city (based on Platte County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,3803
Evangelical Protestant10,56041
Mainline Protestant8,28121
Other1,9749
Black Protestant1851
Orthodox--
None56,942-
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: 13
Platte County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Platte County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Platte County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

8.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Platte County:

29.0%
Missouri:

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

15.6%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Parkville:

55.7%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Parkville:

57.9%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.6%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Parkville:

6.7%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Parkville:

33.1%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

63.4%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Parkville:

82.9%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Parkville, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$6,704$40,2243$5,599
Other Government Administration 2$11,112$66,6729$4,904
Judicial and Legal 1$2,522$30,2642$2,874
Police Protection - Officers 17$62,439$44,0750$0
Police - Other 1$3,392$40,7040$0
Streets and Highways 6$18,547$37,0940$0
Health 1$6,131$73,5720$0
Parks and Recreation 3$9,511$38,0442$852
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$16,481$49,4430$0
Totals for Government 37$136,839$44,38016$14,229

Parkville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $72,000 ($11.81)
    General: $51,000 ($8.36)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($3.77)
    Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($1.97)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $666,000 ($109.22)
    Police Protection: $590,000 ($96.75)
    Central Staff Services: $491,000 ($80.52)
    Sewerage: $366,000 ($60.02)
    Regular Highways: $292,000 ($47.88)
    Financial Administration: $49,000 ($8.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $328,000 ($53.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,171,000 ($192.03)

Parkville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $391,000 ($64.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $48,000 ($7.87)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $543,000 ($89.05)
    Interest Earnings: $60,000 ($9.84)
    Special Assessments: $51,000 ($8.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $69,000 ($11.32)
    All Other: $4,000 ($0.66)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $573,000 ($93.97)
    Property: $505,000 ($82.81)
    Public Utilities: $370,000 ($60.68)
    NEC: $293,000 ($48.05)
    Other Selective Sales: $254,000 ($41.65)

Parkville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,470,000 ($897.02)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $85,000 ($13.94)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,880,000 ($800.26)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $540,000 ($88.55)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $135,000 ($22.14)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,037,000 ($170.06)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $127,000 ($20.83)

11.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,292 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.72%
Missouri average:

6.69%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($550 average AGI)
Platte County:

0.11%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clay County, MO  3.70% ($39,964 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  1.55% ($41,451)
from Johnson County, KS  0.61% ($65,056)


11.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.39%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($783 average AGI)
Platte County:

0.13%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clay County, MO  3.87% ($39,509 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MO  1.47% ($34,354)
to Johnson County, KS  0.65% ($108,546)

Strongest AM radio stations in Parkville:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCZZ (1480 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, KS; Owner: HMEB COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Parkville:

  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KGSP (90.3 FM; PARKVILLE, MO; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, PARK UNIVERSITY)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Parkville:

  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Parkville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Parkville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $473,000Total costs
  • 41,377Total average daily traffic
  • 5,104Total average daily truck traffic
  • 78,251Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Parkville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 6725 Nw Riverpark Dr (Lat: 39.169167 Lon: -94.656333), Call Sign: WNNC538
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.0000 MHzGrant Date: 11/26/2003, Expiration Date: 12/13/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/17/2012, Certifier: Gary N GompfRegistrant: Conocophillips Communications Inc., Bartlesville, OK 74005-3338, Phone: (918) 661-3338
  • 8700 Nw River Park (Lat: 39.189167 Lon: -94.680028), Type: Bant, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WPSK549
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.945 MHzGrant Date: 05/25/2011, Expiration Date: 05/31/2021, Certifier: Peter SturnerRegistrant: Commenco, Inc., 4901 Bristol Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129, Phone: (816) 753-2166, Fax: (816) 753-3688, Email:
  • Lat: 39.220278 Lon: -94.710556, Call Sign: WPTD380
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.512 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.012 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2001, Expiration Date: 09/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/05/2011, Certifier: David M SaslowRegistrant: Gps Industries, LLC, 1074 North Orange Ave., Sarasota, FL 34236, Phone: (941) 306-3890, Fax: (941) 952-1859, Email:
  • Mdc Parma Woods Range & Outdoor Education Center, 15900 River Road (Lat: 39.201861 Lon: -94.763778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WPTX796
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.325 MHz, 151.400 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 159.270 MHz, 159.435 MHzGrant Date: 11/03/2011, Expiration Date: 01/09/2022, Certifier: James A LundstedRegistrant: Missouri Department Of Conservation, 230 Commerce Drive, Suite 201, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0180, Phone: (573) 522-4115, Fax: (573) 751-4865, Email:
  • Lat: 39.210194 Lon: -94.701639, Call Sign: WQGU490
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.525 MHz, 457.550 MHz, 457.575 MHz, 457.600 MHzGrant Date: 04/18/2007, Expiration Date: 04/18/2017, Certifier: Micheal GaleyRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • PARKVILLE MP 10.5HBD, Bnsf Ls16 Mp 10.5 Parkville Hbd (Lat: 39.191500 Lon: -94.698944), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.7 m, Overall height: 5.5 m, Call Sign: WQIY351
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHzGrant Date: 06/18/2008, Expiration Date: 06/18/2018, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SOUTH TOWER, .1km S Of Jct Of Riss Lake Rd And Coffe Dr., Parkville Mo (Lat: 39.195278 Lon: -94.664444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 62.1 m, Overall height: 67.6 m, Call Sign: WQPZ672, Licensee ID: L00498335
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 10795.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2012, Expiration Date: 09/28/2022, Certifier: Mark OwenRegistrant: County Of Platte, 328 Main Street, Platte City, MO 64079, Phone: (816) 858-2232, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Parkville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Parkville)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 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 ORIGINATED35$152,69544$232,653241$218,37910$84,45711$144,9381$115,270
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$135,6003$142,74719$207,4983$10,0770$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$131,0033$254,60352$263,5844$35,5681$191,7300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$132,5184$251,75546$185,1192$85,3151$147,6800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$178,1809$233,5770$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.03 , 0303.05, 0303.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$204,06212$234,6530$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$226,8903$289,3431$54,430
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$270,2101$373,5100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$81,8200$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$201,8300$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.03 , 0303.05, 0303.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

VICKERY RESORT CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-30-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-30-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 67
  • Hazardous Condition: 46
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Parkville

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Parkville, MO
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Pizza Hut1Walgreens1
SONIC Drive-In1YMCA1
Subway1

Parkville compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Parkville on our top lists:

  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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