Skidmore, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 276 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.3%
 
Males: 144  (52.3%)
Females: 132  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  31.4 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64487.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,493 (it was $30,500 in 2000)
Skidmore:

$35,493
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,697 (it was $13,881 in 2000)

Skidmore city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $30,918 (it was $20,400 in 2000)
Skidmore:

$30,918
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $53,235; Detached houses: $56,782; Mobile homes: $21,649

Median gross rent in 2013: $565.

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  • Races in Skidmore, MO (2010)

    Skidmore races chart
    • 28299.3%White alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Skidmore: 75.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.8%), United States (15.2%), Irish (14.0%), Dutch (6.0%), English (5.7%), Scottish (4.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1880

Elevation: 925 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 854 people per square mile   (low).

Skidmore, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Skidmore:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Skidmore city:

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 5.3%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

7 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.2%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Skidmore, Missouri as of December 04, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Skidmore to the number of sex offenders is 142 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $674 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $359 (1.2%)

Skidmore satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (38.9 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (83.1 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (400.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Quitman, MO (2.4 miles) , Maitland, MO (2.5 miles ), Graham, MO (2.5 miles) , Burlington Junction, MO (3.3 miles ), Maryville, MO (3.4 miles ), Mound City, MO (3.7 miles ), Arkoe, MO (3.7 miles) , Clearmont, MO (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 40.29 N, Longitude: 95.08 W

Area code: 660

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -62 (-15.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Skidmore, Missouri

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Tornado activity:

Skidmore-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Skidmore city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/5/1954, a category F4 tornado 24.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Skidmore-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.3 miles away from the city 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 404.9 miles away from Skidmore center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 16.4 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 368.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 396.7 miles away from Skidmore center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 261.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Nodaway County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Skidmore:

  • NODAWAY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • PARKDALE MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL & HEALTH SERVICES Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOME CARE AT ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • SSM HOSPICE OF NW MO (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • VILLAGE CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-MARYVILLE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARYVILLE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Skidmore:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 12 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Highland Community College (about 32 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 40 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Bellevue University (about 75 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Grantham University (about 76 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 78 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Park University (about 79 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

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Notable location: Skidmore Volunteer Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Nodaway County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.3%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Missouri average:

11.0

Skidmore travel time to work - commute Skidmore 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 Skidmore city (based on Nodaway County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,25917
Mainline Protestant4,17820
Catholic3,4033
Other4953
None11,035-
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: 2
Nodaway County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Nodaway County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Nodaway County:

29.3%
Missouri:

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

14.3%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$709
Water Supply 1$1,772$21,2642$1,293
Totals for Government 1$1,772$21,2643$2,002

6.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Buchanan County, MO  0.56% ($31,268 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.33% ($23,208)
from Holt County, MO  0.31% ($28,957)


7.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,185 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
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 Jackson County, MO  0.52% ($26,487 average AGI)
to Buchanan County, MO  0.50% ($30,676)
to Clay County, MO  0.34% ($24,080)

Strongest AM radio stations in Skidmore:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KNIM (1580 AM; 1 kW; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Skidmore:

  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KNIM-FM (97.1 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRSS (93.5 FM; TARKIO, MO; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KKBZ (99.3 FM; CLARINDA, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; SAVANNAH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • K219CE (91.7 FM; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Skidmore)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Skidmore, 103 E Elm St (Lat: 40.289417 Lon: -95.079972), Structure height: 34.7 m, Call Sign: WFY957, Licensee ID: L00315563
    Assigned Frequencies: 2122.40 MHzGrant Date: 03/23/1981, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Holway Telephone Company, 208 Ash Street, Maitland, MO 64466
  • RMartin, Lat: 40.315694 Lon: -95.217139, Type: Building, Structure height: 3.9 m, Call Sign: WQKK968
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/30/2009, Expiration Date: 06/30/2019, Certifier: Michael E GoinsRegistrant: Rock Port Cablevision, 107 Opp, Rock Port, MO 64482, Phone: (660) 744-5343, Fax: (660) 744-5332, Email:
  • MO Dept Conservation, Lat: 40.349083 Lon: -95.172278, Type: Building, Structure height: 3.5 m, Call Sign: WQKK968
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/30/2009, Expiration Date: 06/30/2019, Certifier: Michael E GoinsRegistrant: Rock Port Cablevision, 107 Opp, Rock Port, MO 64482, Phone: (660) 744-5343, Fax: (660) 744-5332, Email:
  • BSlaughter, Lat: 40.335028 Lon: -95.207306, Type: Building, Structure height: 3.8 m, Overall height: 4.1 m, Call Sign: WQKK968
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/30/2009, Expiration Date: 06/30/2019, Certifier: Michael E GoinsRegistrant: Rock Port Cablevision, 107 Opp, Rock Port, MO 64482, Phone: (660) 744-5343, Fax: (660) 744-5332, Email:
  • J Fuhrman, Lat: 40.232167 Lon: -95.173333, Type: Building, Structure height: 4.3 m, Overall height: 4.5 m, Call Sign: WQKK968
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/30/2009, Expiration Date: 06/30/2019, Certifier: Michael E GoinsRegistrant: Rock Port Cablevision, 107 Opp, Rock Port, MO 64482, Phone: (660) 744-5343, Fax: (660) 744-5332, Email:
  • Skidmore, 19920 State Highway V (Lat: 40.289444 Lon: -95.018389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQVC525
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/30/2014, Expiration Date: 12/30/2024, Certifier: Jonah LoucksRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, 1218 South Main St., Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KD0BMS, Licensee ID: L01319096, Grant Date: 08/29/2007, Expiration Date: 08/29/2017, Certifier: Charles A Woods, Registrant: Charles A Woods, 511 East Elm St, Skidmore, MO 64487
  • Call Sign: KD0DLO, Licensee ID: L01383100, Grant Date: 03/25/2008, Expiration Date: 03/25/2018, Certifier: Raymond Wright Jr, Registrant: Raymond Wright Jr, 102 Walnut, Skidmore, MO 64487

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-201T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1056H , Serial Number: 28R-7703011, Airworthiness Date: 01/10/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Danny Joe Brown, 14506 290th St, Skidmore, MO 64487
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 51553 , Serial Number: 10639, Year manufactured: 1943, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Brown J Danny, 14506 290th St, Skidmore, MO 64487, Other Owners: Cody C Brown
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7563R , Serial Number: 28-22127, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/14/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Barry C Wright, 29397 Canyon Rd, Skidmore, MO 64487
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95752 , Serial Number: 8052, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/18/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Dewitt Trustee Finney, 20089 240th St, Skidmore, MO 64487
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7GCAA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9659S , Serial Number: 69, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy J Randall, 33033 Diamond Trl, Skidmore, MO 64487

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Skidmore, MO
Most common first names in Skidmore, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1583.5 years
John1572.4 years
Charles1479.5 years
William1479.3 years
James777.6 years
Fred580.2 years
Frank581.0 years
Minnie586.8 years
Ralph582.4 years
Mildred583.4 years
Most common last names in Skidmore, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson870.4 years
Linville781.4 years
Smith782.5 years
Brown771.1 years
Jones676.0 years
Barrett581.0 years
Wolfe578.0 years
Hammond586.8 years
Hitchcock580.4 years
Davis576.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Skidmore compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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