Rockaway Beach, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 862 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +49.4%
Males: 447  (51.9%)
Females: 415  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 65740.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,498 (it was $33,359 in 2000)
Rockaway Beach:

$25,498
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,605 (it was $17,589 in 2000)

Rockaway Beach city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,310 (it was $69,200 in 2000)
Rockaway Beach:

$101,310
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $599.

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  • Races in Rockaway Beach, MO (2010)

    Rockaway Beach races chart
    • 79894.9%White alone
    • 172.0%Hispanic
    • 91.1%Two or more races
    • 60.7%American Indian alone
    • 50.6%Black alone
    • 50.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rockaway Beach: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.6%), German (16.9%), United States (5.1%), English (4.6%), Norwegian (3.2%), Polish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1934

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 1,549 people per square mile   (low).

Rockaway Beach,MO real estate house value index trend

Rockaway Beach, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Rockaway Beach:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockaway Beach city:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 21.9%

32 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 1.0% Latin America).

This city:

3.4%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $674 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $596 (0.6%)

Rockaway Beach satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (34.9 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (159.5 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (339.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Merriam Woods, MO (1.1 miles ), Bull Creek, MO (1.6 miles ), Forsyth, MO (1.7 miles ), Kirbyville, MO (2.3 miles ), Hollister, MO (2.5 miles ), Kissee Mills, MO (2.5 miles ), Branson, MO (2.6 miles ), Taneyville, MO (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $138,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $138,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $174,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.70 N, Longitude: 93.16 W

Area code: 417

Rockaway Beach household income distribution Rockaway Beach home values distribution

Crime rates in Rockaway Beach by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0116.30.00.0
Robberies 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0116.30.00.0
Assaults 12315124005040
per 100,000 170.9350.9519.0167.2844.62,047.8676.80.00.0592.40.0472.30.0
Burglaries 5741522725430
per 100,000 854.71,228.1692.0167.2844.6341.3338.41,172.5341.3592.4465.1354.20.0
Thefts 10692858117230
per 100,000 170.90.01,038.11,505.0337.81,365.2846.01,340.01,877.1829.4232.6354.20.0
Auto thefts 0101112001000
per 100,000 0.0175.40.0167.2168.9170.6338.40.00.0118.50.00.00.0
Arson 1001000100000
per 100,000 170.90.00.0167.20.00.00.0167.50.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 71.5120.7137.484.2180.9355.9156.096.270.2143.7120.494.60.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Rockaway Beach detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Missouri average:

2.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +284 (+96.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (30%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Retail trade (40%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (40%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Work and jobs in Rockaway Beach: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rockaway Beach, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rockaway Beach-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/29/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.7 miles away from the Rockaway Beach city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rockaway Beach-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 174.5 miles away from the city 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 116.8 miles away from Rockaway Beach center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 118.6 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 185.5 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 203.0 miles away from Rockaway Beach 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 313.5 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 Taney County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockaway Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rockaway Beach:

  • FORSYTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FORSYTH, MO)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICES OF AMERICA (Hospital, about 4 miles away; BRANSON, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-BRANSON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BRANSON, MO)
  • BRANSON DIALYSIS, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; BRANSON, MO)
  • HEALING HANDS HEALTH CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BRANSON, MO)

Amtrak station near Rockaway Beach:

  • 6 miles: BRANSON (BOB EVANS REST., HWY. 76 & 65) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockaway Beach:

  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 35 miles; Springfield, MO; Full-time enrollment: 16,660)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 37 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Evangel University (about 37 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Drury University (about 37 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 62 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 64 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Crowder College (about 68 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)

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Cemetery: Renshaw Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Silver Creek (A), Bull Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Bonniebrook Home & Museum (485 Rose Oneill Road), Buster's Guide Service (Tours & Charters; 954 Wallace Drive).

Hotel: Eden Roc Motel (2652 State Highway 176).

Taney 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 2013 was 74.9. This is about average.

City:

74.9
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 41.6%
(44.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 17.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.8%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.7%
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: 0.3% of all households
25 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Rockaway Beach (2011 data):

  • First Home Savings Bank: Rockaway Beach Branch at 2536 State Highway 176, branch established on 2006/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $197.5 mil, Deposits: $172.1 mil, headquarters in Mountain Grove, MO, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 11 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Missouri average:

11.0

Rockaway Beach travel time to work - commute Rockaway Beach mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rockaway Beach city (based on Taney County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,79759
Mainline Protestant2,16110
Catholic2,1352
Other1,68910
None31,893-
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
Taney County:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Taney County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Taney County:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 75
Here:

16.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Taney County:

29.7%
Missouri:

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

12.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rockaway Beach:

56.3%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.5%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

15.1%
State:

21.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rockaway Beach:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rockaway Beach:

31.0%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

60.3%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Rockaway Beach:

75.9%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rockaway Beach, MO Residents
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
Other Government Administration 2$3,638$21,8280$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,737
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,269$25,6141$1,036
Solid Waste Management 1$3,405$40,8600$0
Water Supply 2$4,933$29,5980$0
Totals for Government 7$16,245$27,8494$2,773

10.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,458 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.02%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Stone County, MO  0.95% ($25,029 average AGI)
from Greene County, MO  0.79% ($24,917)
from Christian County, MO  0.63% ($27,348)


9.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,023 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.49%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($66 average AGI)
Taney County:

0.07%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greene County, MO  1.17% ($20,259 average AGI)
to Christian County, MO  0.85% ($31,812)
to Stone County, MO  0.81% ($25,245)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockaway Beach:

  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KOMC (1220 AM; 1 kW; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON, L.P.)
  • KTHS (1480 AM; 5 kW; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KNWA (1600 AM; 5 kW; BELLEFONTE, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLFJ (1550 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: 127, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMRF (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockaway Beach:

  • KRZK (106.3 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON)
  • KSMS-FM (90.5 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UINIVERSITY)
  • KLFC (88.1 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: MOUNTAINTOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K204CN (88.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KOZO (89.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP, INC)
  • KCOZ (91.7 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: COLLEGE OF THE OZARKS)
  • KTXR (101.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: STEREO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMC-FM (100.1 FM; KIMBERLING CITY, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KWFC (89.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KTTS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXUS (97.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KCWD (96.1 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KOMG (92.9 FM; OZARK, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KWTO-FM (98.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KSPW (96.5 FM; SPARTA, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQMO (97.7 FM; SHELL KNOB, MO; Owner: MAGIC CIRCLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTHS-FM (107.1 FM; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KGMY-FM (100.5 FM; AURORA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rockaway Beach:

  • KBNS-CA (Channel 38; BRANSON, MO; Owner: THE VACATION CHANNEL, INC.)
  • KWBM (Channel 31; HARRISON, AR; Owner: R.S. COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNJD-LP (Channel 59; BRANSON, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K17DL (Channel 17; BRANSON, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • K05JQ (Channel 5; BRANSON, MO; Owner: MILLER FAMILY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • K25BD (Channel 25; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CHRISTIANS INCORPORATED FOR CHRIST)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • KOLR (Channel 10; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: VHR SPRINGFIELD LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDEB-TV (Channel 27; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: QUORUM OF MISSOURI LICENSE, LLC)
  • K41FQ (Channel 41; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWBS-LP (Channel 56; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Rockaway Beach fatal accident list:

Jul 4, 2004 04:45 PM, Sr-176, Silvercreekrd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 23, 2000 11:48 PM, Sr-176, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 7, 1997 06:28 PM, 176, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 3, 1990 01:10 AM, 176, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 16, 1981 00:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rockaway Beach)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Krzk (Fm) Tower Near (Lat: 36.731167 Lon: -93.167667), Overall height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WPJC508
    Assigned Frequencies: 7025.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/21/1996, Expiration Date: 02/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 02/01/2006Registrant: Phone: (417) 336-5545
  • KRZK TRANSMITTER SIT, 2.1 Mi N (Lat: 36.731167 Lon: -93.167389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 137.2 m, Call Sign: WPYL707, Licensee ID: L00102307
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.125 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/2003, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Scott EarlsRegistrant: Komc-Krzk, LLC

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 2.1 Miles North Northwest Of (Lat: 36.731167 Lon: -93.167667), Call Sign: KNKO884
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.325 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Philip J RankinRegistrant: Mobilcom Pittsburg, Inc., 700 E> Jefferson St., Pittsburg, KS 66762, Phone: (620) 231-8188, Fax: (620) 231-4367, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA5VYF, Licensee ID: L00465307, Grant Date: 06/28/1995, Expiration Date: 06/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2002, Certifier: David L Patillo, Registrant: David L Patillo, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740
  • Call Sign: N0WXZ, Licensee ID: L00640626, Grant Date: 03/22/2013, Expiration Date: 05/18/2023, Certifier: Kevin R Keltner, Registrant: Kevin R Keltner, 1012 Campground Rd, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740
  • Call Sign: WA9FJQ, Licensee ID: L00683671, Grant Date: 08/02/2013, Expiration Date: 10/23/2023, Registrant: Elliott R Knoblich, 330 Wildwood Lane, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740
  • Call Sign: WB0ZMB, Licensee ID: L01229676, Grant Date: 01/04/2007, Expiration Date: 01/30/2017, Registrant: Benjamin E Waldbuser, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740
  • Call Sign: WB5LRS, Licensee ID: L00993667, Grant Date: 03/22/2005, Expiration Date: 03/22/2015, Registrant: Jere L Patton, 142 Cedar Lane, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740
  • Call Sign: KD0TUK, Licensee ID: L01748785, Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 11/27/2022, Certifier: Edna R Soderquist, Registrant: Edna R Soderquist, 185 Millers Bend Rd, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740
  • Call Sign: KD0UQE, Licensee ID: L01771836, Grant Date: 03/08/2013, Expiration Date: 03/08/2023, Certifier: Mark E Fringer, Registrant: Mark E Fringer, 4021 Mulberry Rd, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE CORP PC 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2661P , Serial Number: A324POW, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James H Richards, Po Box 582, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6145A , Serial Number: A209PEG, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 11/03/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Willis Ethan Moore, 162 Arrowhead Cir, Rockaway Beach, MO 65740

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Rockaway Beach compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Rockaway Beach on our top lists:

  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (population 500+)"
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