For population 25 years and over in Rock Port:
For population 15 years and over in Rock Port city:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $950 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (57.9 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (64.1 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (420.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Phelps City, MO (2.0 miles) , Watson, MO (2.7 miles) , Brownville, NE (2.7 miles) , Tarkio, MO (2.7 miles ), Fairfax, MO (2.9 miles ), Nemaha, NE (3.1 miles) , Corning, MO (3.4 miles) , Peru, NE (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 95.52 W
Area code: 660
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 Rock Port 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: -125 (-8.2%).
Work and jobs in Rock Port: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rock Port, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rock Port-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/5/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Rock Port city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/29/1979, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rock Port-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 15.3 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 30.6 miles away from Rock Port center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Atchison County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Operable nuclear power plant near Rock Port:
Local government website: WWW.RPMO.COM
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.0%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 60.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
45 people in nursing homes in 2000
2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Rock Port compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Rock Port (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rock Port, Missouri:
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Religion statistics for Rock Port city (based on Atchison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Rock Port government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):
4.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,154 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
6.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,542 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,563
Total average daily truck traffic: 922
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 8,849
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rock Port)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rock Port)
Businesses in Rock Port, MO
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.