Triplett, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 40 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -37.5%
Males: 24  (60.0%)
Females: 16  (40.0%)
Median resident age:  53.5 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip code: 65286

Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,465 (it was $18,750 in 2000)
Triplett:

$51,465
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,215 (it was $12,773 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $56,087 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Triplett:

$56,087
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $53,200; Detached houses: $53,200
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  • White alone - 38 (92.7%)
  • Black alone - 3 (7.3%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Triplett: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (30.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1881

Elevation: 662 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 175 people per square mile   (very low).

Triplett, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Triplett:

  • High school or higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Triplett city:

  • Never married: 11.4%
  • Now married: 53.8%
  • Separated: 17.4%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $750 (1.3%)

Triplett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (59.7 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (78.6 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (331.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Brunswick, MO (2.5 miles ), Mendon, MO (2.7 miles ), Bosworth, MO (2.8 miles ), De Witt, MO (2.8 miles) , Hale, MO (3.3 miles ), Sumner, MO (3.4 miles) , Miami, MO (3.5 miles) , Dalton, MO (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 39.50 N, Longitude: 93.19 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 660

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

6.5%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+10.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (100%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Construction (40%)
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)

Average climate in Triplett, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 5/4/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Triplett city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 14.0 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Triplett-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% 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 294.4 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 255.7 miles away from Triplett 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 288.5 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 273.7 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 309.8 miles away from Triplett 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 310.1 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 Chariton County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Triplett:

  • BRUNSWICK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BRUNSWICK, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Triplett:

  • Moberly Area Community College (about 40 miles; Moberly, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,977)
  • State Fair Community College (about 56 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Truman State University (about 58 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 60 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)
  • Columbia College (about 60 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 61 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Grantham University (about 81 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)

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Notable location: Triplett Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Chariton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  47.6%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Triplett compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (50%)
  • Electricity (33%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Triplett city (based on Chariton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.97%
Here: 70.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchOther
Adherents30.1%22.8%20.2%15.6%11.4%
Congregations17.9%17.9%35.7%10.7%17.9%
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: 4
Chariton County:

5.11 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Chariton County:

29.1%
Missouri:

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

11.6%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$250
Totals for Government 0$0 6$250

Triplett government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $13,000 ($325.00)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($75.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($25.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,000 ($25.00)

Triplett government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($25.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($225.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($50.00)
    All Other: $1,000 ($25.00)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($50.00)

Triplett government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $30,000 ($750.00)

4.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,744 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.31%
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 Linn County, MO  0.63% ($26,895 average AGI)
from Randolph County, MO  0.57% ($25,176)
from Carroll County, MO  0.37% ($45,273)


4.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,007 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
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 Randolph County, MO  0.83% ($20,880 average AGI)
to Linn County, MO  0.66% ($30,000)
to Boone County, MO  0.40% ($25,917)

Strongest AM radio stations in Triplett:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMMO (1300 AM; 1 kW; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Triplett:

  • KMZU (100.7 FM; CARROLLTON, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KRLI (103.9 FM; MALTA BEND, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KMMO-FM (102.9 FM; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRES (104.7 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: KWIX, INC)
  • KPOW-FM (97.7 FM; LA MONTE, MO; Owner: SEDALIA INVESTMENT GROUP LLC)
  • KCHI-FM (98.5 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: DANIEL D. LEATHERMAN)
  • KZBK (96.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, MO; Owner: BEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTE (107.9 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRNW (88.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4 Mi N Int Mo Hwys 24 & 11 On 11 2 Mi W Gravel Rd (Lat: 39.475028 Lon: -93.185750), Call Sign: KNGY869, Licensee ID: L00084612
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/21/2003, Expiration Date: 07/05/2013
    Registrant: Edward E Steiman, Route 1 Box 59, Triplett, MO 65286
  • Dean Lake - HBD, Bnsf Ls7000 Mp366.5 - Hbd (Lat: 39.534500 Lon: -93.216917), Type: Building, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQIX258
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.560 MHz, 160.650 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/09/2008, Expiration Date: 06/09/2018, Certifier: Robert Leedham
    Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Ave., Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

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