For population 25 years and over in Parnell:
For population 15 years and over in Parnell city:
11 residents are foreign born ().
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $222 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (48.4 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (92.4 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (374.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sheridan, MO (2.3 miles) , Ravenwood, MO (2.6 miles ), Worth, MO (3.1 miles) , Athelstan, IA (3.2 miles) , Grant City, MO (3.4 miles ), Pickering, MO (3.4 miles) , Clyde, MO (3.5 miles) , Conception Junction, MO (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 40.44 N, Longitude: 94.62 W
Area code: 660
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+25.5%).
Average climate in Parnell, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Parnell-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 178% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.0 miles away from the Parnell city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 10/8/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.4 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Parnell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.0 miles away from Parnell center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nodaway County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Horace A. Jones - Horse trainer, Ben A. Jones - Horse trainer.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parnell:
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Public elementary/middle school in Parnell:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 32.1%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Parnell compared to Missouri state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Parnell (based on Nodaway County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Parnell government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Parnell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,434 average adjusted gross income)
0.36% of residents moved from foreign countries ($408 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,912 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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Parnell fatal accident list:
Aug 8, 1980 03:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: