Seneca, Missouri

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Population in 2017: 2,383 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.6%
 
Males: 1,130  (47.4%)
Females: 1,253  (52.6%)
Median resident age:

32.9 years
Missouri median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 64865.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,582 (it was $29,441 in 2000)
Seneca:

$41,582
MO:

$53,578

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,448 (it was $14,525 in 2000)

Seneca city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $108,193 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Seneca:

$108,193
MO:

$156,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $101,352; detached houses: $107,920; mobile homes: $40,373

Median gross rent in 2017: $747.

March 2019 cost of living index in Seneca: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.8%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.4% for American Indian residents, 8.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Seneca, MO (2017)
    • 2,15189.3%White alone
    • 1124.7%American Indian alone
    • 652.7%Two or more races
    • 441.8%Hispanic
    • 90.4%Black alone
    • 80.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Seneca, Missouri as of January 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Seneca is 160 to 1.


Crime rates in Seneca by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(83.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.8)
2
(89.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(45.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.9)
1
(43.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.7)
1
(42.5)
5
(207.6)
1
(41.3)
2
(83.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(82.7)
3
(125.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(498.0)
16
(710.2)
15
(658.8)
20
(878.7)
17
(745.0)
21
(934.2)
12
(511.9)
20
(850.3)
15
(622.9)
13
(536.5)
10
(415.5)
5
(207.6)
13
(537.4)
10
(418.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
51
(2,309)
55
(2,441)
79
(3,469)
48
(2,109)
47
(2,060)
55
(2,447)
45
(1,920)
56
(2,381)
46
(1,910)
61
(2,518)
52
(2,160)
76
(3,155)
75
(3,100)
41
(1,716)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(181.1)
8
(355.1)
6
(263.5)
8
(351.5)
3
(131.5)
3
(133.5)
5
(213.3)
6
(255.1)
3
(124.6)
6
(247.6)
1
(41.5)
1
(41.5)
6
(248.0)
6
(251.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.4)
4
(175.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.3)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)150.7175.8214.8182.8158.2200.6138.2183.7171.5166.3201.9156.5198.0155.7

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City-data.com crime index in Seneca, MO

Crime rate in Seneca detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Missouri average:

2.32
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Ancestries: American (26.2%), English (14.0%), German (10.5%), Irish (8.0%), French Canadian (1.4%), Norwegian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1868

Elevation: 853 feet

Land area: 1.73 square miles.

Population density: 1,374 people per square mile   (low).

Seneca, Missouri map

22 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Missouri:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $740 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $684 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (58.4 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (88.6 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (305.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Peoria, OK (2.5 miles),
Wyandotte, OK (2.7 miles ),
Loma Linda, MO (3.3 miles ),
Quapaw, OK (3.6 miles ),
Goodman, MO (3.6 miles ),
Neosho, MO (3.6 miles ),
Redings Mill, MO (3.7 miles),
Grand Falls Plaza, MO (3.7 miles)

Latitude: 36.84 N, Longitude: 94.61 W

Area code: 417

Distribution of median household income in Seneca, MO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Seneca, MO in 2017
Seneca satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,400
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $61,500
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $51,800
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $99,200
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $51,300
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $51,300
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $42,500
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $25,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Seneca, MO residents
Average permit cost in Seneca, MO
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Missouri:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +243 (+12.8%).
Most common industries in Seneca, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Truck transportation (6.3%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Food (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.4%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Seneca, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)

Average climate in Seneca, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Seneca, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.2. This is about average.

City:

74.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.0242. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0242
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.546. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.546
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.62
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00916. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00916
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Seneca-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.8 miles away from the Seneca city center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/2008, a category F4 tornado 6.2 miles away from the city center killed 15 people and injured 200 people and caused $45 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seneca-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 176.2 miles away from Seneca center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 177.2 miles away from Seneca center
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 253.0 miles away from Seneca 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 266.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 182.3 miles away from Seneca 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 281.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newton County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 12, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Seneca topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Seneca:

  • SENECA HOUSE (914 CHICKESAW STREET, PO BOX 1049)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Seneca:

  • MEDICALODGES NEOSHO (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NEOSHO, MO)
  • BEVERLY HEALTHCARE OF NEOSHO (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NEOSHO, MO)
  • FREEMAN NEOSHO HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; NEOSHO, MO)
  • JOPLIN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; JOPLIN, MO)
  • HERITAGE HOUSE NH (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • SPRING VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BAXTER SPGS, KS)
  • FMCNA - MIAMI MIDWEST (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; MIAMI, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seneca:

  • Crowder College (about 14 miles; Neosho, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,675)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 15 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 20 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 39 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 42 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • John Brown University (about 45 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 59 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)

Public high school in Seneca:

  • SENECA HIGH (Students: 564, Location: 1110 NEOSHO ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Seneca:

  • SENECA ELEM. (Students: 689, Location: 1815 ST EUGENE ST, Grades: PK-3)
  • SENECA JUNIOR HIGH (Location: 925 ONEIDA, Grades: 7-8)
  • SENECA INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Location: 1817 ST. EUGENE, Grades: 4-6)
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Points of interest:

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

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

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

Birthplace of: Steve Gaines - Rock guitarist, Cassie Gaines - Female singer, Rich McCready - Country guitarist.

Newton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.8%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
57 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
67 people in nursing homes in 2000
29 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Seneca (2011 data):

  • Community Bank and Trust: Branch 30 at 1102 Cherokee, branch established on 1928/10/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $294.0 mil, Deposits: $252.7 mil, headquarters in Neosho, MO, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • People's Bank of Seneca: People's Bank Of Seneca at 1615 Cherokee Avenue, branch established on 1996/03/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $95.5 mil, Deposits: $75.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Pbs Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Seneca:

Marital status in Seneca, MO
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

For population 25 years and over in Seneca:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Missouri average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Seneca
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Seneca, MO (based on Newton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,49783
Mainline Protestant3,3149
Catholic1,0052
Other9276
None30,371-
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
Here:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Newton County:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
This county:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Newton County:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Newton County:

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

30.0%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Newton County:

12.4%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Seneca:

49.4%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Seneca:

45.2%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Seneca:

29.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.5%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Seneca:

19.2%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Seneca:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

41.3%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

52.3%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.1%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Seneca, 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
Police Protection - Officers 6$17,358$34,7160$0
Water Supply 4$12,869$38,6070$0
Sewerage 2$5,491$32,9460$0
Financial Administration 2$6,076$36,4560$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$341
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,738
Firefighters 0$0 1$250
Health 0$0 1$250
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$421
Totals for Government 14$41,794$35,82312$3,000

Seneca government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $2,455,000 ($1030.21)
    Water Utilities: $1,929,000 ($809.48)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $283,000 ($118.76)
    Police Protection: $270,000 ($113.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $224,000 ($94.00)
    Water Utilities: $222,000 ($93.16)
    Regular Highways: $163,000 ($68.40)
    Central Staff Services: $122,000 ($51.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $116,000 ($48.68)
    Local Fire Protection: $64,000 ($26.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($13.01)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $27,000 ($11.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $133,000 ($55.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $104,000 ($43.64)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($14.69)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $527,000 ($221.15)

Seneca government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $726,000 ($304.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $251,000 ($105.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000 ($8.81)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($3.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $96,000 ($40.29)
    General Revenue - Other: $22,000 ($9.23)
    Donations From Private Sources: $15,000 ($6.29)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($2.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $567,000 ($237.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $101,000 ($42.38)
    Other: $5,000 ($2.10)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $402,000 ($168.69)
    Public Utilities Sales: $146,000 ($61.27)
    Property: $96,000 ($40.29)
    Other License: $5,000 ($2.10)

Seneca government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,125,000 ($2570.29)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,890,000 ($2471.67)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000 ($98.62)

Seneca government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,199,000 ($503.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,501,000 ($1049.52)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $902,000 ($378.51)

8.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,584 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.21%
Missouri average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jasper County, MO  3.45% ($46,500 average AGI)
from McDonald County, MO  0.77% ($30,058)
from Greene County, MO  0.24% ($38,271)


8.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,001 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.69%
Missouri average:

7.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jasper County, MO  3.54% ($38,048 average AGI)
to McDonald County, MO  0.71% ($27,028)
to Greene County, MO  0.31% ($31,855)

Businesses in Seneca, MO

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Seneca:

  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KVIS (910 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seneca:

  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KGVE (99.3 FM; GROVE, OK; Owner: CALEB CORPORATION)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Seneca:

  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K09VM (Channel 9; ANDERSON, ETC., MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCLG-CA (Channel 32; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KELF-LP (Channel 43; GROVE, OK; Owner: TONY RUSSELL BICKEL)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Seneca fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Seneca fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 41.2mTotal length
  • $352,000Total costs
  • 48,390Total average daily traffic
  • 5,683Total average daily truck traffic
  • 92,148Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Seneca, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 72010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Seneca, MO

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Seneca)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • SOUTH, 1 Km South Hwy Y Quince Rd (Lat: 36.805444 Lon: -94.521306), Type: Upole, Structure height: 23 m, Overall height: 29 m, Call Sign: WPHM393,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.220 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2015, Expiration Date: 06/12/2025, Certifier: Max Keller, Registrant: Southwest Communications, 13144 Keene Ln, Neosho, MO 64850, Phone: (417) 451-6829, Fax: (417) 451-2959, Email:
  • City Water Tower Ne (Lat: 36.835889 Lon: -94.607167), Call Sign: KYU564, Licensee ID: L00117353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.775 MHz, 155.085 MHz, Grant Date: 10/08/1998, Expiration Date: 12/13/2003, Cancellation Date: 02/15/2004, Registrant: City Of Seneca, 130 Cherokee Ave, Seneca, MO 64865, Phone: (417) 776-8484
  • City Water Tower Ne (Lat: 36.835889 Lon: -94.607167), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WRV600,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHz, Grant Date: 01/07/2011, Expiration Date: 01/16/2021, Registrant: Newton County Emergency Management Agency, 202 West Brook Street, Neosho, MO 64850, Phone: (417) 451-4357, Email:
  • TIFF CITY FIRE STATI, 11455 Rt B (Lat: 36.737278 Lon: -94.592111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WQAU750,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.955 MHz, 453.237 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2014, Expiration Date: 08/10/2024, Certifier: Jim Mcbee, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 1440 Cherokee Ave (Lat: 36.839361 Lon: -94.611250), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQNJ300,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.902 MHz, Grant Date: 02/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/22/2021, Certifier: Gary D Roark, Registrant: Radio Communications Specialists Inc, 3045-G E. Chestnut Expressway, Springfield, MO 65802, Phone: (417) 866-2622, Fax: (417) 866-7005, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • SENECA, 13348 State Route 43 (Lat: 36.877306 Lon: -94.596500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Overall height: 106.1 m, Call Sign: WQTF518,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11095.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2014, Expiration Date: 01/23/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • SENECA DT, 802-1/2 Lewis St (Lat: 36.831944 Lon: -94.614833), Type: Tank, Structure height: 47.2 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQTG363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11585.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2014, Expiration Date: 01/28/2024, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • Iris Bethel, At Intersection Of Iris & Bethel Roads (Lat: 36.925500 Lon: -94.603389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQTG661,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2014, Expiration Date: 01/29/2024, Certifier: Nathan T Stooke, Registrant: Intelpath, 111 Fuller Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seneca)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4896L , Serial Number: 28-4263, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 08/14/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kenneth D Probst, 803 Chippewa St, Seneca, MO 64865, Other Owners: Clifford L Cole, Vonda M Cole
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210N (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 830JA , Serial Number: 21064839, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/1983, Certificate Issue Date: 03/21/2000
    Registrant (LLC): Phatt Lady Transport LLC, 3946 Five Mile Rd, Seneca, MO 64865

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$64,3001$38,3402$107,675
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$138,490
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$92,560
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0207.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$76,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2004 2003 2002

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0207.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Seneca, MO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Seneca, MO - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 95
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Service Call: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 4
Fire incident types in Seneca, MO

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Seneca, MO
Most common first names in Seneca, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3477.4 years
James3271.0 years
John2774.0 years
Charles2374.2 years
Mary2382.9 years
George2079.3 years
Frank1576.2 years
Robert1467.7 years
Walter1374.6 years
Dorothy1277.7 years
Most common last names in Seneca, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lankford2080.6 years
Smith1876.7 years
Davis1679.0 years
Rogers1580.6 years
Brown1275.4 years
Anderson1268.3 years
Higginbotham1276.9 years
King1275.2 years
Bennett1280.3 years
Taylor1179.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Seneca, MO
  • 49.6%Utility gas
  • 33.4%Electricity
  • 12.1%Wood
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Seneca, MO
  • 55.8%Utility gas
  • 42.5%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Seneca compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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