For population 25 years and over in Pleasant Hope:
For population 15 years and over in Pleasant Hope city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $735 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (18.5 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (131.5 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (378.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Morrisville, MO (2.9 miles ), Fair Grove, MO (3.0 miles ), Halfway, MO (3.3 miles) , Bolivar, MO (3.6 miles ), Willard, MO (3.8 miles ), Walnut Grove, MO (3.9 miles ), Strafford, MO (4.0 miles ), Buffalo, MO (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 37.46 N, Longitude: 93.27 W
Area code: 417
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Crime in Pleasant Hope detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +182 (+49.7%).
Work and jobs in Pleasant Hope: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pleasant Hope, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pleasant Hope-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/29/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Pleasant Hope city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 9/26/1959, a category F4 tornado 34.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pleasant Hope-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 32.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from Pleasant Hope center
On 7/2/1991 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.8 miles away from Pleasant Hope center
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Polk County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Pleasant Hope:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pleasant Hope:
Public high school in Pleasant Hope:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.358. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Pleasant Hope and their reported violations in the past:LITTONS ONE STOP (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 20.8%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Pleasant Hope compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Pleasant Hope (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Pleasant Hope (based on Polk County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.99%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.64% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,132 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:
8.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,010 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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Pleasant Hope fatal accident list:
Jun 5, 1975 06:25 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total costs: $163,000
Total average daily traffic: 150
Total average daily truck traffic: 15
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 225
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pleasant Hope, MO