Strafford, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 2,460 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +33.3%
Males: 1,235  (50.2%)
Females: 1,225  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

36.8 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 65757.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,491 (it was $36,111 in 2000)
Strafford:

$43,491
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,284 (it was $14,858 in 2000)

Strafford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $139,719 (it was $80,800 in 2000)
Strafford:

$139,719
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $190,292; detached houses: $194,926; townhouses or other attached units: $270,273; in 2-unit structures: $157,604; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $101,105; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $201,074; mobile homes: $51,450; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $24,441

Median gross rent in 2019: $817.

March 2019 cost of living index in Strafford: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.2%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Strafford, MO (2019)
    • 1,87688.3%White alone
    • 1868.8%Two or more races
    • 361.7%Hispanic
    • 80.4%Black alone
    • 90.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Strafford, Missouri as of September 25, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Strafford is 91 to 1.


Crime rates in Strafford by year

Type

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.2)
1
(42.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(148.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.7)
1
(41.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(49.4)
2
(92.0)
1
(45.1)
6
(268.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(126.1)
7
(295.1)
4
(168.6)
1
(42.1)
4
(169.1)
2
(85.4)
4
(166.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(345.7)
4
(183.9)
18
(811.5)
14
(627.2)
7
(295.7)
11
(462.4)
10
(421.6)
16
(674.3)
9
(379.3)
6
(253.6)
8
(341.7)
13
(539.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
111
(5,481)
113
(5,195)
99
(4,463)
105
(4,704)
96
(4,056)
104
(4,372)
71
(2,993)
69
(2,908)
54
(2,276)
69
(2,916)
52
(2,221)
47
(1,952)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(246.9)
7
(321.8)
4
(180.3)
7
(313.6)
2
(84.5)
3
(126.1)
1
(42.2)
3
(126.4)
1
(42.1)
9
(380.4)
9
(384.5)
3
(124.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
7
(313.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index317.5264.8258.8324.4189.7255.1245.4253.7129.4198.6173.4171.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Strafford, MO

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Missouri average:

2.37
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Strafford, MO City Guides:

Ancestries: American (20.6%), German (13.9%), European (7.5%), Irish (5.6%), English (4.9%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1968

Elevation: 1482 feet

Land area: 2.34 square miles.

Population density: 1,053 people per square mile   (low).

Strafford, Missouri map

15 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Missouri:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,161 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $881 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (10.4 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (147.3 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (372.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Fair Grove, MO (2.8 miles ),
Springfield, MO (3.2 miles ),
Rogersville, MO (3.3 miles ),
Fordland, MO (3.6 miles ),
Marshfield, MO (3.6 miles ),
Goodnight, MO (3.7 miles),
Pleasant Hope, MO (4.0 miles ),
Fremont Hills, MO (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 37.27 N, Longitude: 93.12 W

Area code: 417

Distribution of median household income in Strafford, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Strafford, MO in 2019
Strafford satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2005: 55 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2006: 41 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2007: 26 buildings, average cost: $112,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2016: 15 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2017: 23 buildings, average cost: $139,100
  • 2018: 6 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2019: 17 buildings, average cost: $226,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Strafford, MO residents
Average permit cost in Strafford, MO
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.2%
Missouri:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +641 (+53.2%).
Most common industries in Strafford, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Truck transportation (7.1%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.4%)
  • Food (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Truck transportation (10.4%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.9%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Strafford, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)

Average climate in Strafford, Missouri

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Strafford, Missouri environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.4. This is about average.

City:

62.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.246. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.97. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.97
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.84
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.57
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Strafford-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/29/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Strafford city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/26/1959, a category F4 tornado 25.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Strafford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 542% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 218.7 miles away from Strafford center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 235.7 miles away from Strafford 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 188.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 192.2 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 197.7 miles away from Strafford center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 144.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Greene County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Strafford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Strafford:

  • STRAFFORD CARE CENTER (505 WEST EVERGREEN)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Strafford:

  • INTEGRITY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)
  • REGIONAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)
  • DOCTOR'S HOSPITAL OF SPRINGFIELD INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)
  • OZARKS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)
  • CHRISTIAN HEALTH AND REHAB OF SPRINGFIELD EAST (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)
  • HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE OF SPRINGFIELD LLC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)
  • MARANATHA VILLAGE, INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)

Airports located in Strafford:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Strafford:

  • Evangel University (about 9 miles; Springfield, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,036)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 10 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Drury University (about 10 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 10 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 28 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 75 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Crowder College (about 76 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)

Public high school in Strafford:

Public elementary/middle schools in Strafford:

See full list of schools located in Strafford

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The official Web site of Strafford, MO is http://www.straffordmo.org

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Strafford: Strafford Fire Protection District Station 1 (A), Strafford Fire Protection District Station 3 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Greene County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Strafford and their reported violations in the past:

WILD ANIMAL SAFARI INC (Population served: 325, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-04-2011), St BCA signed (OCT-10-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2011), St Public Notif issued (AUG-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from APR-09-2014 to APR-09-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2010), St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010), St BCA signed (OCT-10-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2011), St Public Notif issued (AUG-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from APR-09-2014 to APR-09-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010), St BCA signed (OCT-10-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2011), St Public Notif issued (AUG-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from APR-09-2014 to APR-09-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
STRAFFORD SPORTS COMPLEX (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
FOUNTAIN PLAZA MHP (Population served: 165, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2013)
  • One regular monitoring violation
ACRES OF SHADE MHP (Population served: 109, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2014)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 33 regular monitoring violations
PARADISE IN THE WOODS RV PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-26-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
FAIR HAVEN CHILDRENS HOME (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.4%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.3%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
70 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
56 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Strafford (2011 data):

  • O'Bannon Banking Company: Strafford Branch at 201 S. State Hwy 125, branch established on 2002/12/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $148.2 mil, Deposits: $130.8 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Buffalo Bancshares, Inc.
  • Empire Bank: Strafford Branch at 213 East Route 66, branch established on 1993/02/01. Info updated 2010/10/18: Bank assets: $1,024.1 mil, Deposits: $867.6 mil, headquarters in Springfield, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancompany

For population 15 years and over in Strafford:

Marital status in Strafford, MO
  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

For population 25 years and over in Strafford:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Missouri average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Strafford
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Strafford, MO (based on Greene County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant96,521258
Mainline Protestant25,25059
Catholic15,2946
Other5,73126
Black Protestant6244
Orthodox1212
None131,633-
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: 35
Greene County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 95
Greene County:

3.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 214
Here:

8.11 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.0%
State:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.1%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.3%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Strafford:

48.9%
Missouri:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.4%
Missouri:

48.6%

Average BMI:
Strafford:

29.0
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Strafford:

22.2%
Missouri:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Strafford:

9.8%
Missouri:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Strafford:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.0%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

57.1%
Missouri:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Strafford:

79.5%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Strafford, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 17$75,529$53,3151$212
Financial Administration 0$0 1$735
Totals for Government 17$75,529$53,3152$947

Strafford government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $528,000 ($214.63)
    Police Protection: $497,000 ($202.03)
    Water Utilities: $238,000 ($96.75)
    Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($45.12)
    Regular Highways: $109,000 ($44.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000 ($40.65)
    General - Other: $100,000 ($40.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $98,000 ($39.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $69,000 ($28.05)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $37,000 ($15.04)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($2.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($7.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $381,000 ($154.88)
    General - Other: $121,000 ($49.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $620,000 ($252.03)

Strafford government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $614,000 ($249.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $113,000 ($45.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $45,000 ($18.29)
    Highways: $15,000 ($6.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $144,000 ($58.54)
    Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($10.16)
    General Revenue - Other: $21,000 ($8.54)
    Rents: $4,000 ($1.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $295,000 ($119.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $70,000 ($28.46)
    Other: $14,000 ($5.69)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $791,000 ($321.54)
    Public Utilities Sales: $147,000 ($59.76)
    Property: $99,000 ($40.24)
    Other License: $22,000 ($8.94)

Strafford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000 ($19.11)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,330,000 ($540.65)

6.89% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,902 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Missouri average:

7.04%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($100 average AGI)
Greene County:

0.02%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Christian County, MO  1.11% ($42,797 average AGI)
from Webster County, MO  0.39% ($37,761)
from Polk County, MO  0.27% ($31,753)


7.74% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
Missouri average:

7.16%

0.34% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,068 average AGI)
Greene County:

0.34%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Christian County, MO  1.24% ($52,748 average AGI)
to Webster County, MO  0.41% ($42,045)
to Polk County, MO  0.25% ($34,625)
Businesses in Strafford, MO
NameCountNameCount
FedEx3Super 81
McDonald's1UPS1
Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Strafford:

  • KMRF (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLFJ (1550 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: 127, INC.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KGMY (1400 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIDS (1340 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: THIRTEEN FORTY PRODUCTIONS INC.)
  • KTOZ (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: THE ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Strafford:

  • KSCV (90.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTTS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXUS (97.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTXR (101.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: STEREO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWFC (89.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KWND (88.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC)
  • KKLH (104.7 FM; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KGBX-FM (105.9 FM; NIXA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTOZ-FM (95.5 FM; PLEASANT HOPE, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSPW (96.5 FM; SPARTA, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSMU (91.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD OF REGENTS FOR SW MO ST UNIV)
  • KNLM (91.9 FM; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KWTO-FM (98.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KJEL (103.7 FM; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBFL (99.9 FM; BUFFALO, MO; Owner: MEYER-BALDRIDGE, INC.)
  • KGMY-FM (100.5 FM; AURORA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KADI (99.5 FM; REPUBLIC, MO; Owner: VISION COMMUNICATIONS, INCORPORATED)
  • KOSP (105.1 FM; WILLARD, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KOMG (92.9 FM; OZARK, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KZRQ (104.1 FM; ASH GROVE, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Strafford:

  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • KOLR (Channel 10; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: VHR SPRINGFIELD LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDEB-TV (Channel 27; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: QUORUM OF MISSOURI LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K68EL (Channel 68; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KWBS-LP (Channel 56; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K15CZ (Channel 15; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • K41FQ (Channel 41; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K08MA (Channel 8; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • K49DG (Channel 49; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K54FX (Channel 54; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KWBM (Channel 31; HARRISON, AR; Owner: R.S. COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • Strafford, Missouri
  • Fatal accident count20
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents35
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities21
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents54
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents7
  • Missouri average
  • Fatal accident count16061
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents24311
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons5120
  • Fatalities17991
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents40214
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1411
See more detailed statistics of Strafford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 18.2mTotal length
  • $334,000Total costs
  • 46,127Total average daily traffic
  • 13,534Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Strafford, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11980-1989
  • 51990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Strafford, MO
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$123,4101$141,1306$144,875
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$77,380
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$157,630
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$118,115
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0046.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$104,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0046.00

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

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 68. The highest number of fire incidents - 113 took place in 2014, and the least - 18 in 2010. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Strafford, MO When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (48.1%), and Structure Fires (38.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Strafford, MO
    • 55348.1%Outside Fires
    • 44638.8%Structure Fires
    • 12811.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 232.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Strafford, MO
Most common first names in Strafford, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2973.7 years
William2875.3 years
Mary2280.4 years
John1879.1 years
Charles1772.8 years
Robert1573.7 years
George1480.5 years
Frank1477.1 years
Helen1171.8 years
Kenneth1070.2 years
Most common last names in Strafford, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1377.1 years
Campbell1275.8 years
Dishman1277.1 years
Davis1081.1 years
Potter1080.4 years
Reed875.0 years
Anderson882.6 years
Comstock878.9 years
Bumgarner878.9 years
Williams772.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Strafford, MO
  • 59.3%Electricity
  • 35.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Wood
  • 2.3%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Strafford, MO
  • 83.0%Electricity
  • 13.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.5%Utility gas


Strafford compared to Missouri state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • House age below state average.
There are 11 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Jacob Conner (10)
  • Randy C. Foster (7)
  • John Minor (1)
  • Lindy L. May (1)
  • Erich R. Fitzpatrick (1)
  • David Buescher (1)
  • Guy Wilkerson (1)
  • Mattew Calton (1)

Total of 21 patent applications in 2008-2022.