Pomona, Missouri

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Population in 2010: 511.
Males: 240  (47.1%)
Females: 271  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

60.9 years
Missouri median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 65789.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,197
Pomona:

$36,197
MO:

$53,578

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,612

Pomona CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $119,554
Pomona:

$119,554
MO:

$156,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $77,661; detached houses: $106,743; mobile homes: $41,061

Median gross rent in 2017: $509.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pomona: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.9%
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  • Races in Pomona, MO (2010)
    • 48494.7%White alone
    • 163.1%Hispanic
    • 51.0%Two or more races
    • 40.8%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

Races in Pomona detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Pomona, Missouri as of February 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pomona is 58 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (23.9%), English (17.3%), Scotch-Irish (12.2%), Scottish (11.7%), Irish (7.1%), Pennsylvania German (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1241 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $282 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $470 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (79.1 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (152.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (394.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Willow Springs, MO (3.0 miles ),
West Plains, MO (3.1 miles ),
Mountain View, MO (3.8 miles ),
South Fork, MO (4.1 miles ),
Brandsville, MO (4.4 miles),
Montier, MO (4.5 miles),
Cabool, MO (4.6 miles ),
Thomasville, MO (4.7 miles)

Latitude: 36.87 N, Longitude: 91.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

Distribution of median household income in Pomona, MO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pomona, MO in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Missouri:

3.9%

Tornado activity:

Pomona-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Pomona place center killed 2 people and injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/25/1954, a category F4 tornado 35.8 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pomona-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 117.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 122.8 miles away from Pomona 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 133.0 miles away from Pomona center
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) earthquake occurred 246.3 miles away from Pomona center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 116.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 118.5 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 Howell County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Pomona:

  • BROOKE HAVEN HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • OZARKS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, WEST PLAINS (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • WEST VUE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • DIALYSIS CLINICS, INC - WEST PLAINS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • RIVERWAYS HOME CARE OF OZARKS MEDICAL CENTER (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOUNTAIN VIEW, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pomona:

  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 76 miles; Rolla, MO; Full-time enrollment: 6,486)
  • Evangel University (about 79 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 79 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 80 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Drury University (about 80 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 83 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 97 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)

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Howell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

68.9%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

12.6%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Pomona:

Marital status in Pomona, MO
  • Never married: 5.0%
  • Now married: 86.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

For population 25 years and over in Pomona:

  • High school or higher: 61.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Missouri average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pomona, MO (based on Howell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,50774
Mainline Protestant1,3548
Catholic1,1804
Other8076
Black Protestant1861
None23,366-
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: 10
This county:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Howell County:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Howell County:

9.9%
State:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Howell County:

29.6%
Missouri:

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

14.4%
Missouri:

13.5%

5.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Missouri average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oregon County, MO  0.48% ($29,031 average AGI)
from Texas County, MO  0.44% ($29,559)
from Greene County, MO  0.39% ($45,827)


5.62% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Missouri average:

7.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Greene County, MO  0.70% ($32,462 average AGI)
to Oregon County, MO  0.48% ($29,313)
to Texas County, MO  0.34% ($27,413)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pomona:

  • KUKU (1330 AM; 1 kW; WILLOW SPRINGS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • KWPM (1450 AM; 1 kW; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KBMV (1310 AM; 1 kW; BIRCH TREE, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pomona:

  • KSPQ (93.9 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • KUPH (96.9 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, MO; Owner: CENTRAL OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K269EH (101.7 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSMW (90.9 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SW MO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKDY (102.5 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: CENTRAL OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K224CF (92.7 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF MTN. HOME, INC.)
  • KUNQ (99.3 FM; HOUSTON, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KUKU-FM (100.3 FM; WILLOW SPRINGS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • KBMV-FM (107.1 FM; BIRCH TREE, MO; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHOM (100.9 FM; SALEM, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K201CI (88.1 FM; MOUNTAIN GROVE, MO; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS FOR SW MO. ST. UNIV.)
  • KSAR (92.3 FM; THAYER, MO; Owner: BRAGG BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAMS (95.1 FM; MAMMOTH SPRING, AR; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KMAC (99.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, MO; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF G/VILLE, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Pomona:

  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)

Pomona fatal accident list:

Sep 9, 2017 09:25 PM, Us-63, Lat: 36.866333, Lon: -91.917694, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 22, 2012 04:00 AM, Us-63, Lat: 36.872722, Lon: -91.915194, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 25, 2009 08:35 PM, Us-63, Sr-N, Lat: 36.866639, Lon: -91.917361, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 24, 2007 03:30 PM, 1370, Lat: 36.865750, Lon: -91.912275, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 27, 2005 08:06 PM, Us-63, Lat: 36.873000, Lon: -91.914000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 1.8mTotal length
  • 1,144Total average daily traffic
  • 124Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,716Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pomona)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Bn Mp C303/5 1600 S (Lat: 36.866722 Lon: -91.833472), Call Sign: KQR471, Licensee ID: L00005110,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.160 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2000, Expiration Date: 07/12/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2001, Registrant: Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Company, 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (417) 864-2132

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MO13880A, 5152 Cr 4650 (Lat: 36.864667 Lon: -91.918861), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 37.2 m, Call Sign: WQXI795,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/17/2016, Expiration Date: 03/17/2026, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • STATION, Howell Co Rd 1 Mile Nw Of (Lat: 36.878944 Lon: -91.927083), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WHC519,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.600 MHz, 957.900 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/1996, Expiration Date: 02/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/13/2001, Phone: (417) 468-2615

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • West Plains Municipal Airport (Lat: 36.877833 Lon: -91.900139), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WAI4,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/1999, Expiration Date: 03/11/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2004, Registrant: City Of West Plains, West Plains, MO 65775
  • West Plains Municipal Airport (Lat: 36.878389 Lon: -91.900694), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB2437,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.33551 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2001, Expiration Date: 01/11/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2006, Registrant: City Of West Plains, West Plains, MO 65775
  • West Plains Municipal Airport (Lat: 36.877833 Lon: -91.900139), Type: Building, Structure height: 0 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQFQ202,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/06/2006, Expiration Date: 09/06/2016, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2016, Certifier: David Hoglen, Registrant: L & B Electronics, Eldon, MO 65026, Phone: (573) 392-7554, Fax: (573) 392-1405, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KF0TN, Previous Call Sign: N0NVE, Licensee ID: L00642317, Grant Date: 01/31/2013, Expiration Date: 03/02/2023, Certifier: Michael V Lindberg, Registrant: Michael V Lindberg, 6042 Us Hwy 63, Pomona, MO 65789
  • Call Sign: KH2BM, Licensee ID: L00300413, Grant Date: 11/07/2001, Expiration Date: 02/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2014, Registrant: David W Maurer Sr, 4432 Cr 2420, Pomona, MO 65789
  • Call Sign: KJ4SQ, Licensee ID: L01315067, Grant Date: 11/11/2008, Expiration Date: 01/21/2019, Registrant: Homer W Cluck, 6883 Cr 1940, Pomona, MO 65789-9160
  • Call Sign: N0VTA, Grant Date: 03/02/1993, Expiration Date: 03/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2005, Registrant: Timothy C Vreeland, Rt 2 Box 156, Pomona, MO 65789
  • Call Sign: N9ODR, Licensee ID: L00460412, Grant Date: 02/14/2012, Expiration Date: 02/14/2022, Certifier: Christopher R Browning, Registrant: Christopher R Browning, 4709 County Road 1340, Pomona, MO 65789
  • Call Sign: KD0VRH, Licensee ID: L01790385, Grant Date: 05/21/2013, Expiration Date: 05/21/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/21/2013, Certifier: Reed S Bayton, Registrant: Reed S Bayton, 7163 Cr 1940, Pomona, MO 65789
  • Call Sign: K0UPI, Previous Call Sign: KD0VRH, Licensee ID: L01790385, Grant Date: 06/21/2013, Expiration Date: 06/21/2023, Certifier: Reed S Bayton, Registrant: Reed S Bayton, 7163 Cr 1940, Pomona, MO 65789

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

4
  • POWERS AVIATION LLC, 4181 County Road 4620, Pomona, MO 65789
    Certificate: D004003 (LLC), Certificate Issue Date: 09/03/2009, Expiration Date: 09/02/2010
  • POWERS AVIATION LLC, 4181 County Road 4620, Pomona, MO 65789
    Certificate: D004466 (LLC), Certificate Issue Date: 02/02/2017, Expiration Date: 02/01/2018
  • POWERS AVIATION LLC, 4181 County Road 4620, Pomona, MO 65789
    Certificate: D004003 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 09/03/2009, Expiration Date: 09/02/2010
  • POWERS AVIATION LLC, 4181 County Road 4620, Pomona, MO 65789
    Certificate: D004466 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 02/02/2017, Expiration Date: 02/01/2018

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8081P , Serial Number: 28-8016056, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 08/29/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 07/01/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Andrew Craner, 6107 State Route N, Pomona, MO 65789
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 19013 , Serial Number: 15074092, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 07/26/2017
    Registrant (Corporation): Powers Aviation LLC, 4181 County Road 4620, Pomona, MO 65789

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 36
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pomona, MO


Pomona compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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