Spickard, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 253 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.7%
 
Males: 129  (51.1%)
Females: 124  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 64679.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,134 (it was $18,194 in 2000)
Spickard:

$25,134
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,950 (it was $12,761 in 2000)

Spickard city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $18,143 (it was $14,200 in 2000)
Spickard:

$18,143
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $67,924; Detached houses: $73,148; Mobile homes: $4,200

Median gross rent in 2012: $457.

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Spickard races chart
  • White alone - 248 (97.6%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.8%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Spickard: 75.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (25.7%), English (21.9%), Irish (10.9%), German (9.3%), Swedish (3.8%), Swiss (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1871

Elevation: 260 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 400 people per square mile   (very low).

Spickard,MO real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Spickard:

  • High school or higher: 69.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spickard city:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 35.3%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 25.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Spickard, Missouri as of March 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Spickard to the number of sex offenders is 86 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $800 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (1.2%)

Spickard satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (73.9 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (95.6 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (327.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tindall, MO (2.4 miles) , Brimson, MO (3.2 miles) , Princeton, MO (3.3 miles ), Trenton, MO (3.4 miles ), Leisure Lake, MO (3.4 miles) , Edinburg, MO (3.5 miles) , Mount Moriah, MO (3.5 miles) , Osgood, MO (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 40.24 N, Longitude: 93.59 W

Area code: 660

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

5.6%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-3.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Construction (27%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11%)
  • Food processing workers (9%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction laborers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Spickard, Missouri

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Tornado activity:

Spickard-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 44% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Spickard city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/29/2004, a category F4 tornado 23.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Spickard-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 329.4 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 319.9 miles away from Spickard 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 305.3 miles away from the city 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 326.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 348.7 miles away from Spickard center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 330.6 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 Grundy County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Spickard topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Spickard:

  • EASTVIEW MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TRENTON, MO)
  • SUNNYVIEW NURSING HOME AND APARTMENTS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TRENTON, MO)
  • PEARL'S II EDEN FOR ELDERS (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PRINCETON, MO)
  • WRIGHT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; TRENTON, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spickard:

  • Truman State University (about 54 miles; Kirksville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,553)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 69 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 72 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 84 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 84 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Grantham University (about 90 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Highland Community College (about 93 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)

Public elementary/middle school in Spickard:

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

Grundy 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)

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 3.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.08
U.S.:

6.58
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 33.3%
(33.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.7%
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: 0.9% of all households

Spickard compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Wood (20%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Spickard city (based on Grundy County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.33%
Here: 72.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)United Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAssemblies of God
Adherents49.6%15.2%13.1%7.2%4.3%
Congregations31.7%9.8%19.5%9.8%2.4%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Catholic ChurchChurch of the NazareneChurches of ChristOther
Adherents2.7%1.7%1.6%1.5%3.1%
Congregations2.4%2.4%2.4%4.9%14.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Grundy County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Grundy County:

28.9%
Missouri:

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

17.2%
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
Water Supply 1$1,700$20,4000$0
Totals for Government 1$1,700$20,4000$0

5.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,041 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
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 Livingston County, MO  0.61% ($27,091 average AGI)
from Daviess County, MO  0.58% ($28,333)
from Clay County, MO  0.33% ($121,667)


6.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,154 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
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 Livingston County, MO  0.55% ($23,500 average AGI)
to Sullivan County, MO  0.50% ($29,444)
to Jackson County, MO  0.41% ($19,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spickard:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KTTN (1600 AM; 1 kW; TRENTON, MO; Owner: LUEHRS BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KAAN (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BETHANY, MO; Owner: KAAN, INC)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spickard:

  • KTTN-FM (92.3 FM; TRENTON, MO; Owner: LUEHRS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLTE (107.9 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRNW (88.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KGOZ (101.7 FM; GALLATIN, MO; Owner: PAR BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Spickard fatal accident list:

Aug 2, 1996 07:43 PM, 65, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total costs: $1,506,000
Total average daily traffic: 254
Total average daily truck traffic: 30
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 317

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Spickard)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rr 1 1/8 Mi W Hwy 65 (Lat: 40.207222 Lon: -93.596889), Call Sign: KIP415
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.580 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/10/2012, Expiration Date: 04/29/2022
    Registrant: Midwest Mobile Radio Service Inc., 812 South 10th Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-3694, Phone: (816) 279-2065, Fax: (816) 233-8862, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA0EWM, Licensee ID: L00138462
    Grant Date: 04/12/1999, Expiration Date: 04/12/2009, Cancellation Date: 09/16/1999
    Registrant: Quentin E Straker, 739 S Eighth, Spickard, MO 64679
  • Call Sign: KI0AB, Previous Call Sign: KB0OFG, Licensee ID: L01042995
    Grant Date: 07/20/2005, Expiration Date: 07/15/2014, Certifier: Annette E Dennis
    Registrant: Annette E Dennis, 203 North 2nd St, Spickard, MO 64679
  • Call Sign: KC0IRO, Licensee ID: L00279201
    Grant Date: 08/22/2000, Expiration Date: 08/22/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/11/2003, Certifier: Joseph A Hein
    Registrant: Joseph A Hein, 408 N W 110th St, Spickard, MO 64679
  • Call Sign: KC0JEI, Licensee ID: L00299648
    Grant Date: 11/22/2000, Expiration Date: 11/22/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2007, Certifier: William H Hein
    Registrant: William H Hein, 816 Nw Hwy A, Spickard, MO 64679
  • Call Sign: KC0ZIP, Previous Call Sign: KC0IRO, Licensee ID: L00279201
    Grant Date: 03/11/2003, Expiration Date: 03/11/2013, Certifier: Joseph A Hein
    Registrant: Joseph A Hein, 408 N W 110th St, Spickard, MO 64679
  • Call Sign: W0WHH, Previous Call Sign: KC0JEI, Licensee ID: L00299648
    Grant Date: 03/17/2007, Expiration Date: 03/17/2017, Certifier: William H Hein
    Registrant: William H Hein, 816 Nw Hwy A, Spickard, MO 64679

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Spickard

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Most common first names in Spickard, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1068.6 years
Mary967.1 years
John872.5 years
Robert771.0 years
William674.3 years
Helen574.9 years
Dorothy576.2 years
Roy569.8 years
Clyde476.0 years
Bessie484.3 years
Most common last names in Spickard, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson1977.8 years
Hickman1079.8 years
Clark975.3 years
Coon878.6 years
Cornwell877.4 years
Roberts868.8 years
Dean879.7 years
Stamper677.8 years
Brown583.4 years
Cunningham575.6 years

Spickard on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income"
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