For population 25 years and over in Pilot Knob:
For population 15 years and over in Pilot Knob city:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $471 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (72.8 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (331.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ironton, MO (1.3 miles ), Arcadia, MO (1.6 miles ), Iron Mountain Lake, MO (2.2 miles ), Bismarck, MO (3.2 miles ), Doe Run, MO (3.4 miles ), Caledonia, MO (3.5 miles) , Irondale, MO (3.8 miles ), Wortham, MO (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.62 N, Longitude: 90.64 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 573
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Crime rate in Pilot Knob detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -90 (-11.4%).
Work and jobs in Pilot Knob: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pilot Knob, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pilot Knob-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 131% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/22/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Pilot Knob city center killed 4 people and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 12/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 23.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 52 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pilot Knob-area historical earthquake activity is above Missouri state average. It is 65% 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 68.6 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 86.1 miles away from Pilot Knob 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 96.7 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 82.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from Pilot Knob center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.2 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 Iron County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers in Pilot Knob:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pilot Knob:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.41. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.38. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.6 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 42.6%
(43.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Pilot Knob compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Pilot Knob (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pilot Knob city (based on Iron County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.00%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
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Pilot Knob government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,304 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:
8.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,383 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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Pilot Knob fatal accident list:
Aug 29, 2006 08:50 AM, Sr-21, Maplest, Lat: 37.619889, Lon: -90.643639, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 9, 2001 11:58 PM, Sr-V, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 11, 1999 08:10 PM, Sr-21, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 10, 1987 11:15 AM, 21, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 17, 1987 02:45 PM, 21, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 6,568
Total average daily truck traffic: 852
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 9,842
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Pilot Knob, MO
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.