For population 25 years and over in South West City:
For population 15 years and over in South West City town:
272 residents are foreign born (24.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $454 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (39.5 miles , pop. 58,047).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (78.5 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (285.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Dodge, OK (2.2 miles) , Noel, MO (2.7 miles ), Cayuga, OK (2.8 miles) , Sulphur Springs, AR (3.0 miles ), Sycamore, OK (3.1 miles) , Grove, OK (3.3 miles ), Lanagan, MO (3.3 miles ), Gravette, AR (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.52 N, Longitude: 94.61 W
Area code: 417
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +248 (+40.9%).
Work and jobs in South West City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in South West City, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
South West City-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 229% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/24/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the South West City town center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 tornado 26.5 miles away from the town center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:South West City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McDonald County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near South West City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South West City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 31.0%
(20.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 44.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.9% for American Indian residents, 38.1% for other race residents, 29.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
South West City compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in South West City (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for South West City (based on McDonald County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.56%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,084 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:
9.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,574 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in South West City:
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TV broadcast stations around South West City:
South West City fatal accident list:
Mar 7, 2007 09:40 AM, Sr-43, Lat: 36.501778, Lon: -94.617806, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 5, 1995 10:39 AM, 43, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 26, 1991 06:35 AM, 43, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 23, 1988 05:40 PM, 43, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $1,457,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,096
Total average daily truck traffic: 433
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,418
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3