For population 25 years and over in Perryville:
For population 15 years and over in Perryville city:
304 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 0.8% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $851 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (65.5 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (307.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Longtown, MO (2.6 miles) , Lithium, MO (2.7 miles) , Biehle, MO (2.9 miles) , St. Mary, MO (3.3 miles ), Rockwood, IL (3.5 miles) , Old Appleton, MO (3.6 miles) , Chester, IL (3.6 miles ), Kaskaskia, IL (3.7 miles) .
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Latitude: 37.73 N, Longitude: 89.87 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,550 (+31.0%)
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 Perryville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 29 (25 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +140 (+1.9%).
Work and jobs in Perryville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Perryville, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Perryville-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 180% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/22/2006, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the Perryville city center injured 5 people and caused $7 million in damages.
On 9/22/2006, a category F4 tornado 3.9 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused $8 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Perryville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 42.9 miles away from the city 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 80.4 miles away from Perryville center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 70.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 45.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/6/2003 at 12:29:34, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from Perryville center
On 6/15/2004 at 08:34:21, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Perry County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Steve Bieser - Baseball player, Bill Cissell - Baseball player, Bill Schindler (baseball) - Baseball player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Perryville and their reported violations in the past:MISSYS COUNTRY KETTLE (Population served: 275, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.9%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.2% for Black residents, 29.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.7% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 17.8% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Perryville (based on Perry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.07%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
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: 14
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Perryville government finances in 2006(per resident):
5.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,485 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:
5.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,367 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Perryville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 27 meters (89ft)
Total costs: $1,404,000
Total average daily traffic: 30,221
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,114
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Perryville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 133 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Perryville, MO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Perryville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Perryville)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.