For population 25 years and over in Rich Hill:
For population 15 years and over in Rich Hill city:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $505 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (57.2 miles , pop. 70,700).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (68.6 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (390.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Metz, MO (2.9 miles) , Foster, MO (3.0 miles) , Butler, MO (3.4 miles ), Hume, MO (3.5 miles ), Stotesbury, MO (3.7 miles) , Schell City, MO (3.8 miles ), Harwood, MO (3.9 miles) , Walker, MO (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 38.10 N, Longitude: 94.36 W
Area code: 417
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Rich Hill detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +142 (+10.8%).
Work and jobs in Rich Hill: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rich Hill, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rich Hill-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/17/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Rich Hill city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.8 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rich Hill-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 33.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.6 miles away from Rich Hill center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.8 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 92.5 miles away from Rich Hill center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bates 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: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Rich Hill: George Phillips.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.245. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.417. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Rich Hill that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.2%
(27.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 17.6% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Rich Hill (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Rich Hill city (based on Bates County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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7.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,268 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:
6.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,235 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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Rich Hill fatal accident list:
Jun 1, 2008 05:40 AM, Us-71, Lat: 38.090889, Lon: -94.349083, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rich Hill)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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