For population 25 years and over in Silex:
For population 15 years and over in Silex village:
8 residents are foreign born (5.8% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $375 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Peters, MO (34.1 miles , pop. 51,381).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (55.7 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (258.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Whiteside, MO (2.2 miles) , Cave, MO (2.6 miles) , Eolia, MO (2.9 miles ), Troy, MO (3.3 miles ), Hawk Point, MO (3.4 miles ), Paynesville, MO (3.6 miles) , Truxton, MO (3.6 miles) , Moscow Mills, MO (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.12 N, Longitude: 91.06 W
Area code: 573
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 Silex detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+4.0%).
Work and jobs in Silex: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Silex, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Silex-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Silex village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/13/2006, a category F3 tornado 17.5 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Silex-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/27/1993 at 00:08:34, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.3 MD, Depth: 10.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 80.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.0 miles away from Silex center
On 12/29/2003 at 09:02:08, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: June P. (J. P.) Morgan - Judge.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Silex and their reported violations in the past:OPERATING ENGINEERS TRAINING SCHOOL (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past health violations:LINCOLN COUNTY HIDEOUT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:JR DIAMONDS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.9%
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Religion statistics for Silex (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.70%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
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10.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,449 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,644 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Silex)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
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