Roscoe, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 122 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.9%
 
Males: 51  (42.2%)
Females: 71  (57.8%)
Median resident age:  37.2 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 64781

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,946 (it was $30,278 in 2000)
Roscoe:

$20,946
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $10,550 (it was $11,377 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $33,543 (it was $39,000 in 2000)
Roscoe:

$33,543
MO:

$133,200
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    • 12197.6%White alone
    • 32.4%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Roscoe: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (31.2%), German (16.2%), Swedish (13.9%), English (9.8%), French (5.8%), Dutch (4.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1869

Land area: 1.43 square miles.

Population density: 85 people per square mile   (very low).

Roscoe, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Roscoe:

  • High school or higher: 68.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roscoe village:

  • Never married: 11.5%
  • Now married: 73.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 4.1%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $480 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $432 (1.3%)

Roscoe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (61.2 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (86.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (395.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Osceola, MO (2.8 miles ), Vista, MO (2.8 miles) , Collins, MO (3.5 miles) , Lowry City, MO (3.5 miles ), Gerster, MO (3.6 miles) , El Dorado Springs, MO (3.7 miles ), Weaubleau, MO (4.0 miles ), Rockville, MO (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 37.98 N, Longitude: 93.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

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

7.9%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+12.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (39%)
  • Information (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (38%)
  • Wholesale trade (25%)
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Information (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (33%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (38%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Roscoe, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Roscoe-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Roscoe village center injured one person and caused $50,000 in damages.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 tornado 7.9 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Roscoe-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 240.2 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 241.0 miles away from Roscoe 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 323.6 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 251.8 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 211.7 miles away from Roscoe center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 213.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Roscoe topographic map

Birthplace of: Tammy Williams - Softball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Roscoe:

  • ST CLAIR COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; OSCEOLA, MO)
  • TRUMAN LAKE MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LOWRY CITY, MO)
  • COMMUNITY SPRINGS HEALTHCARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO)
  • CEDAR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; EL DORADO SPG, MO)
  • CEDAR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO)
  • SAC OSAGE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO)

Airports located in Roscoe:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roscoe:

  • Southwest Baptist University (about 34 miles; Bolivar, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,783)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 55 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)
  • State Fair Community College (about 58 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Drury University (about 60 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 61 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Evangel University (about 61 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 62 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)

Public elementary/middle school in Roscoe:

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Notable location: Roscoe Township Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Coon Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

St. Clair 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 90.3. This is worse than average.

City:

90.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.49. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.49
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 40.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 59.6%
(61.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Roscoe compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below 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:

7.5
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (51%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Wood (11%)

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Religion statistics for Roscoe village (based on St. Clair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,69420
Mainline Protestant7689
Catholic801
None5,263-
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: 6
St. Clair County:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
St. Clair County:

5.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

11.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.8%
Missouri:

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

13.8%
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

Roscoe government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($40.98)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($32.79)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($16.39)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($8.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($8.20)
    Fire Protection: $0 ($0.00)
    Police Protection: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $2,000 ($16.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,000 ($65.57)

Roscoe government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($32.79)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($8.20)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($32.79)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($16.39)

Roscoe government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,000 ($40.98)

6.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,743 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
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 Henry County, MO  0.84% ($16,692 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.81% ($37,480)
from Cedar County, MO  0.39% ($20,750)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
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 Henry County, MO  1.48% ($25,022 average AGI)
to Polk County, MO  0.64% ($31,800)
to Greene County, MO  0.42% ($30,692)

Strongest AM radio stations in Roscoe:

  • 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)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KESM (1580 AM; 1 kW; ELDORADO SPRINGS, MO; Owner: WILDWOOD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roscoe:

  • KCVJ (92.3 FM; OSCEOLA, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KESM-FM (105.5 FM; EL DORADO SPRINGS, MO; Owner: WILDWOOD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDKD-FM (95.3 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: CLINTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 226Total average daily traffic
  • 24Total average daily truck traffic
  • 293Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Roscoe)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 12821 , Serial Number: 17262290, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 10/02/1973
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Norman L Hayslett, Box 83, Roscoe, MO 64781, Other Owners: Shirley A Hayslett

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