Reeds, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 94 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.7%
 
Males: 24  (26.2%)
Females: 70  (73.8%)
Median resident age:  54.0 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 64859

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,549 (it was $25,625 in 2000)
Reeds:

$36,549
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,684 (it was $18,279 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,933 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Reeds:

$60,933
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $52,827; Detached houses: $68,709; Mobile homes: $19,452
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  • Races in Reeds, MO (2010)

    Reeds races chart
    • 8387.4%White alone
    • 44.2%Two or more races
    • 33.2%Black alone
    • 33.2%American Indian alone
    • 11.1%Asian alone
    • 11.1%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Reeds: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (35.0%), German (20.4%), Dutch (7.8%), English (4.9%), United States (4.9%), Italian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1872

Elevation: 1118 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 622 people per square mile   (low).

Reeds, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Reeds:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reeds town:

  • Never married: 43.5%
  • Now married: 35.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 14.4%
  • Divorced: 4.4%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Reeds, Missouri as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Reeds to the number of sex offenders is 31 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $549 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $281 (0.8%)

Reeds satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (48.9 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (119.6 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (333.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Sarcoxie, MO (2.0 miles ), Avilla, MO (2.4 miles) , La Russell, MO (2.5 miles) , Fidelity, MO (2.9 miles ), Carthage, MO (3.0 miles ), Wentworth, MO (3.2 miles) , Diamond, MO (3.4 miles ), Ritchey, MO (3.5 miles) .

Latitude: 37.12 N, Longitude: 94.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

Reeds household income distribution Reeds home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-10.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (50%)
  • Construction (30%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (46%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (17%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (65%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (29%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)

Average climate in Reeds, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Reeds-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Reeds town center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 tornado 20.4 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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 172.1 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 173.5 miles away from Reeds center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 237.1 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 243.5 miles away from the city 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 255.4 miles away from Reeds 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 355.5 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 Jasper County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Reeds topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Reeds:

  • SARCOXIE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SARCOXIE, MO)
  • CARTHAGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • ST LUKE'S NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • HEARTLAND KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; CARTHAGE, MO)
  • GRANBY HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GRANBY, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reeds:

  • Missouri Southern State University (about 17 miles; Joplin, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,456)
  • Crowder College (about 24 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 36 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 42 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Drury University (about 50 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 50 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 50 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)

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Jasper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 104. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

104
U.S.:

74

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 40.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.5
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.0%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Reeds compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Missouri average:

11.0

Reeds travel time to work - commute Reeds mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (48%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Wood (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reeds town (based on Jasper County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,313149
Mainline Protestant8,10035
Catholic6,0245
Other3,05218
Black Protestant5022
None49,413-
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: 9
Jasper County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Jasper County:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Here:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.5%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jasper County:

30.7%
Missouri:

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

14.5%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

6.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,997 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
Missouri average:

6.69%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($138 average AGI)
Jasper County:

0.02%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Newton County, MO  1.39% ($34,405 average AGI)
from Cherokee County, KS  0.31% ($26,362)
from Greene County, MO  0.25% ($31,990)


6.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($79 average AGI)
Jasper County:

0.03%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Newton County, MO  1.41% ($33,694 average AGI)
to Greene County, MO  0.33% ($30,333)
to Cherokee County, KS  0.24% ($25,960)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reeds:

  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KRMO (990 AM; 3 kW; CASSVILLE, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDMO (1490 AM; 1 kW; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reeds:

  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KHTO (106.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZRQ (104.1 FM; ASH GROVE, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKBL (95.9 FM; MONETT, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHST (101.7 FM; LAMAR, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXMS (88.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSOURI SOUTHERN STATE COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Reeds:

  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K38DD (Channel 38; MONETT, MO; Owner: PEGGY L. DAVIS AND DEBORAH R. KENNY)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Baugh Flight Park, Inc. 6079 Incline Road (Lat: 37.163944 Lon: -94.168250), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQDF748
    Assigned Frequencies: 123.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/15/2005, Expiration Date: 08/15/2015, Certifier: Dwight E Baugh
    Registrant: Baugh Flight Park, Inc., 6079 Incline Road, Reeds, MO 64859, Phone: (417) 246-5459, Fax: (417) 246-5459, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 51210 , Serial Number: A-015PEG, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 01/10/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Dwight E Baugh, 6079 Incline Rd, Reeds, MO 64859
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE CORP PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7850 , Serial Number: A 011 ULS, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Dwight Earnest Baugh, 6079 Incline Rd, Reeds, MO 64859

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1
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