For population 25 years and over in Rayville:
For population 15 years and over in Rayville village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $650 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Independence, MO (26.1 miles , pop. 113,288).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (32.4 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (376.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Woods Heights, MO (2.4 miles ), Crystal Lakes, MO (2.5 miles ), Richmond, MO (2.6 miles ), Homestead, MO (2.7 miles) , Excelsior Estates, MO (2.9 miles ), Excelsior Springs, MO (3.0 miles ), Lawson, MO (3.1 miles ), Orrick, MO (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 39.35 N, Longitude: 94.06 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 816
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+20.0%).
Work and jobs in Rayville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rayville, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rayville-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 162% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Rayville village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.2 miles away from the village center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rayville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.7 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 84.1 miles away from Rayville center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.7 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 92.8 miles away from Rayville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ray County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 16, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Rayville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rayville:
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 1.0%
(1.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Rayville compared to Missouri state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Rayville (based on Ray County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.22%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,286 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:
7.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,205 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Rayville:
Strongest FM radio stations in Rayville:
TV broadcast stations around Rayville:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 28 meters (92ft)
Total average daily traffic: 21,402
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,322
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rayville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rayville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.