Parnell, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 186 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 106  (57.3%)
Females: 80  (42.7%)
Median resident age:  30.1 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 64475

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,311 (it was $23,281 in 2000)
Parnell:

$26,311
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,387 (it was $13,467 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $25,959 (it was $10,000 in 2000)
Parnell:

$25,959
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $36,328; Detached houses: $36,383; Mobile homes: $26,431

Median gross rent in 2013: $256.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Parnell: 73.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.7%), Irish (19.3%), English (10.7%), Italian (5.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%), Polish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1888

Elevation: 1293 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 637 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Parnell:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Parnell city:

  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 37.2%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $301 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $237 (1.1%)

Parnell satellite photo by USGS

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

Parnell household income distribution Parnell home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+25.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (67%)
  • Other services, except public administration (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (46%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Parnell, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Parnell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 87% 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 slightly below Missouri state average. It is 78% 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 385.0 miles away from the city center
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 Parnell 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 355.4 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 375.8 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 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 373.1 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 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, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Parnell topographic map

Birthplace of: Horace A. Jones - Horse trainer, Ben A. Jones - Horse trainer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Parnell:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-MARYVILLE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • MARYVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • VILLAGE CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOME CARE AT ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOSPICE OF NW MO (Hospital, about 16 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL & HEALTH SERVICES Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • PARKDALE MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parnell:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 16 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 48 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Highland Community College (about 53 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Grantham University (about 83 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Bellevue University (about 84 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 85 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Park University (about 87 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

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Notable location: Parnell Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Nodaway County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Parnell city (based on Nodaway County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,25917
Mainline Protestant4,17820
Catholic3,4033
Other4953
None11,035-
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
Nodaway County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Nodaway County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Nodaway County:

29.3%
Missouri:

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

14.3%
State:

13.5%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$389
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$4
Totals for Government 0$0 9$393

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

  • Construction - General: $491,000 ($2639.78)
    Water Utilities: $248,000 ($1333.33)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($145.16)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($59.14)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($53.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($10.75)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,000 ($43.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($5.38)

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

  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $502,000 ($2698.92)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($10.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $36,000 ($193.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($37.63)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $5,000 ($26.88)
    NEC: $4,000 ($21.51)
    Property: $3,000 ($16.13)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $11,000 ($59.14)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $241,000 ($1295.70)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $71,000 ($381.72)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $170,000 ($913.98)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($59.14)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $55,000 ($295.70)

6.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Buchanan County, MO  0.56% ($31,268 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.33% ($23,208)
from Holt County, MO  0.31% ($28,957)


7.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,185 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
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 Jackson County, MO  0.52% ($26,487 average AGI)
to Buchanan County, MO  0.50% ($30,676)
to Clay County, MO  0.34% ($24,080)

Strongest AM radio stations in Parnell:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNIM (1580 AM; 1 kW; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAAN (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Parnell:

  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KNIM-FM (97.1 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKBZ (99.3 FM; CLARINDA, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KRSS (93.5 FM; TARKIO, MO; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

Parnell fatal accident list:

Aug 8, 1980 03:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Parnell)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 5.5 Mi W Sw (Lat: 40.420833 Lon: -94.722472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 92 m, Call Sign: WNZX204
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHzGrant Date: 06/14/2012, Expiration Date: 07/30/2022, Certifier: Mary Ann HaugRegistrant: Haug Communications Inc., 12645 County Rd 447, St.Joseph, MO 64505, Phone: (816) 279-6535, Fax: (816) 279-0749, Email:
  • N Of High School On Mc Fadden St (Lat: 40.441667 Lon: -94.624972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPAM866, Licensee ID: L00345670
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 04/24/2001, Expiration Date: 06/20/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2011, Certifier: Brock PfostRegistrant: Middle Fork Water Company, Marysville, MO 64468, Phone: (816) 582-4111

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PARNELL, 595 Miles Wsw Of (Lat: 40.421361 Lon: -94.722444), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: KAA54
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.80 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 04/11/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Specialty Antenna Site Resources, Inc, Cedar Crest, NM 87008

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 5.5 Miles Wsw Of Parnell, Missouri (Lat: 40.421361 Lon: -94.722444), Overall height: 98.5 m, Call Sign: KNLR256
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.720 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/2005, Expiration Date: 07/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2015Registrant: Larson Associates Usa Inc., 1200 Commerce Dr., Plano, TX 75093, Phone: (214) 612-1373
  • 5.5 Miles Wsw Of Parnell (Lat: 40.421361 Lon: -94.722444), Overall height: 98.5 m, Call Sign: KSV972
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.525 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (38%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Other fuel (10%)

Parnell compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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