Rockville, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 162 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 77  (47.6%)
Females: 85  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 64780

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,454 (it was $19,219 in 2000)
Rockville:

$24,454
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,189 (it was $12,730 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $26,251 (it was $32,000 in 2000)
Rockville:

$26,251
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $35,977; Detached houses: $35,790; Mobile homes: $30,335

Median gross rent in 2013: $378.

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  • Races in Rockville, MO (2010)

    Rockville races chart
    • 15593.4%White alone
    • 53.0%Two or more races
    • 42.4%Hispanic
    • 10.6%Black alone
    • 10.6%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rockville: 74.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.8%), Irish (11.7%), United States (7.0%), Scotch-Irish (5.8%), English (4.7%), Italian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1884

Elevation: 784 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 505 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Rockville:

  • High school or higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockville city:

  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 29.2%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 32.5%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $272 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $243 (0.9%)

Rockville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (61.0 miles , pop. 70,700).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (74.2 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (395.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Schell City, MO (2.0 miles ), Appleton City, MO (3.0 miles ), Harwood, MO (3.0 miles) , Montrose, MO (3.8 miles ), El Dorado Springs, MO (3.8 miles ), Walker, MO (3.8 miles ), Rich Hill, MO (3.9 miles ), Roscoe, MO (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 38.07 N, Longitude: 94.08 W

Area code: 660

Rockville household income distribution Rockville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -30 (-15.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (24%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (71%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Average climate in Rockville, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rockville-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Rockville city center injured one person and caused $50,000 in damages.

On 11/17/1958, a category F3 tornado 9.0 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 256.3 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 256.7 miles away from Rockville 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 337.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 267.3 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 224.1 miles away from Rockville center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 225.9 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 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: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rockville:

  • ELLETT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; APPLETON CITY, MO)
  • APPLETON CITY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; APPLETON CITY, MO)
  • SAC OSAGE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO)
  • CEDAR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; EL DORADO SPG, MO)
  • CEDAR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO)
  • COMMUNITY SPRINGS HEALTHCARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO)

airports located in Rockville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockville:

  • Southwest Baptist University (about 49 miles; Bolivar, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,783)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 51 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 59 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • State Fair Community College (about 62 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 68 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Wright Career College (about 68 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 69 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)

Private elementary/middle school in Rockville:

  • ZION LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 22, Location: RR 1 BOX 31, Grades: KG-8)

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Notable location: Rockville Community Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bates County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.6%
(34.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  52.8%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.7%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Rockville (2011 data):

  • Security Bank: Rockville Facility at Fifth And Osage Avenue, branch established on 1979/07/09. Info updated 2010/08/12: Bank assets: $41.6 mil, Deposits: $36.9 mil, headquarters in Rich Hill, MO, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bates County Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rockville city (based on Bates County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,58230
Mainline Protestant2,36515
Catholic4241
Other3603
Black Protestant1241
None8,194-
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: 5
Bates County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bates County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Bates County:

30.1%
Missouri:

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

18.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.8%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.1%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Rockville:

28.5
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.9%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

23.8%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rockville:

35.7%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

47.8%
State:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Rockville:

77.7%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rockville, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$150
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$602
Sewerage 0$0 1$150
Water Supply 0$0 2$200
Totals for Government 0$0 9$1,102

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
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 Cass County, MO  1.31% ($30,092 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.69% ($25,800)
from Vernon County, MO  0.45% ($20,962)


6.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,115 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Missouri average:

6.91%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cass County, MO  1.35% ($31,304 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MO  0.89% ($28,019)
to Vernon County, MO  0.36% ($19,476)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockville:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KESM (1580 AM; 1 kW; ELDORADO SPRINGS, MO; Owner: WILDWOOD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockville:

  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNMO-FM (97.5 FM; NEVADA, MO; Owner: HARBIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KDKD-FM (95.3 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KESM-FM (105.5 FM; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO; Owner: WILDWOOD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 75Total average daily traffic
  • 7Total average daily truck traffic
  • 98Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Fennewald, 1.75 M N Of Hwy B On Hwy H (Lat: 38.055667 Lon: -94.000194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.1 m, Call Sign: WQLJ487
    Assigned Frequencies: 17820.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2010, Expiration Date: 02/09/2020, Certifier: Vicki SchultheisRegistrant: Centurylink, Inc., 902 Wasco St., Hood River, OR 97031, Phone: (360) 905-6839, Fax: (303) 391-2477, Email:
  • Rockville, East St. Water Tower (Lat: 38.069278 Lon: -94.075111), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 32.6 m, Call Sign: WQLJ488
    Assigned Frequencies: 19380.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2010, Expiration Date: 02/09/2020, Certifier: Vicki SchultheisRegistrant: Centurylink, Inc., 902 Wasco St., Hood River, OR 97031, Phone: (360) 905-6839, Fax: (303) 391-2477, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KC0FUJ, Previous Call Sign: KB0ETQ, Licensee ID: L01540112, Grant Date: 01/07/2010, Expiration Date: 05/12/2019, Cancellation Date: 01/08/2010, Certifier: Bernard J Mott, Registrant: Bernard J Mott, Rockville, MO 64780
  • Call Sign: W0GLP, Licensee ID: L00649222, Grant Date: 02/19/2008, Expiration Date: 04/29/2018, Certifier: Duane H Klepel, Registrant: Duane H Klepel, Rr 1 Box 28a, Rockville, MO 64780
  • Call Sign: KD0JVX, Previous Call Sign: KC0FUJ, Licensee ID: L01540112, Grant Date: 01/07/2010, Expiration Date: 05/12/2019, Cancellation Date: 10/05/2012, Certifier: Bernard J Mott, Registrant: Bernard J Mott, 404 W Osage Ave, Rockville, MO 64780
  • Call Sign: WI0Y, Previous Call Sign: KD0JVX, Licensee ID: L01540112, Grant Date: 10/05/2012, Expiration Date: 10/05/2022, Certifier: Bernard J Mott, Registrant: Bernard J Mott, 404 W Osage Ave, Rockville, MO 64780

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rockville and their reported violations in the past:

BATES CO PWSD 7 (Population served: 500, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rockville, MO

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (55%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Wood (15%)

Businesses in Rockville, MO

  • True Value: 1

Rockville compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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